Employment

Armbrae Academy is one of the top independent schools in the country. It is a fully accredited member of CAIS (Canadian Accredited Independent Schools) and offers an enriched university preparatory curriculum that can culminate in Advanced Placement (AP) credits in the high school. Armbrae is a co-educational, non-denominational, day school of 250 students from Grades Preschool through Grade 12.

We are currently looking for:

A Primary/Grade 1 Teaching Assistant and

A Grade 3 Teaching Assistant

Candidates should be:

  • Enthusiastic
  • Imaginative
  • Energetic
  • Adaptable
  • Patient
  • Responsible
  • Experienced working with children in the Early Years age category
  • Available Monday to Friday between 8:30am-12:30pm
  • B.Ed., ECE, or equivalent experience with young children

The job will entail:

  • Tutor and assist children individually or in small groups in order to help them master assignments and to reinforce learning concepts presented by teachers.
  • Supervise students in classrooms, halls, cafeterias, school yards, and gymnasiums, or on field trips.
  • Observe students' performance, and record relevant data to assess progress.
  • Discuss assigned duties with classroom teachers in order to coordinate instructional efforts.
  • Prepare lesson materials, bulletin board displays, exhibits, equipment, and demonstrations.
  • Present subject matter to students under the direction and guidance of teachers, using lectures, discussions, or supervised role-playing methods.
  • Providing support to children with mathematics, reading and writing on an individual, class or small group basis
  • Plan, prepare, and develop various teaching resources
  • Tutor and assist children individually or in small groups in order to help them master assignments and to reinforce learning concepts presented by teachers.

If you are interested in either of the above positions, please send a CV and the names and contact info of three references by mail, fax, or e-mail by June 1st to:

Richard Brambley, Junior School Director
Armbrae Academy
1400 Oxford Street, Halifax, NS
B3H 3Y8
Fax: (902) 423-9731
rbrambley@armbrae.ns.ca

Substitute List

If you are interested in being on our Substitute List, please send a CV, a letter stating the grades (Preschool to Grade 12) and subjects you are most qualified in, and the names and contact info of three references by mail, fax, or e-mail to:

Rebecca Cornick for Preschool and Junior Primary); or Richard Brambley (for Grade Primary to Grade 6); or Karen Fougere (Grades 7-12)
Armbrae Academy
1400 Oxford Street, Halifax, NS
B3H 3Y8
Fax: (902) 423-9731
rcornick@armbrae.ns.ca or rbrambley@armbrae.ns.ca or kfougere@armbrae.ns.ca

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