King David High School is a pluralistic community Jewish high school. Our vision is to be a dynamic leader in empowering Jewish minds and engaging Jewish hearts for the modern world. We are committed to attracting energetic, dedicated and innovative teachers and staff who share our vision of making our school a place where Jewish teens enjoy an excellent education, feel valued, and form strong social bonds with their peers, in a safe and nurturing environment. As an employer, we offer an exceptional workplace in which our dynamic educators pursue professional development within a collaborative and supportive team setting. We offer highly competitive compensation and comprehensive benefits packages.

Current Opportunities:

Academic Positions

Biology and General Science Teacher
Who We Are:
King David High School is a top-rated independent school in central Vancouver; we are members of ISABC and a CAIS candidate school. Our staff come from all walks of life and backgrounds – we value diversity. King David teachers enjoy working in a warm, collegial environment where we collaborate to ensure our students strive to reach their potential by meeting high standards and working hard in a fun and caring environment. King David nurtures a Jewish culture characterized by a shared tradition, a common dedication to social justice, and a love for learning.

About the Position:
We are looking for a dedicated, dynamic and compassionate Biology and General Science teacher to join our school family. The successful candidate will demonstrate a passion for teaching to inspire students to ask good questions and be curious. The teacher will have the ability to teach senior Biology and General Science, and work cooperatively with their colleagues. A successful candidate would be one who wants to be involved in the extra-curricular life of the school.

This position is Full Time (1.0 FTE) starting September 1, 2018.

Requirements for the Position:
  • Be certified to teach in British Columbia with a university degree in this teaching discipline
  • A proven ability to teach with kindness and flexibility to support students in their learning
  • A desire to always improve one’s teaching practice and the learning experience for students
  • A dedication to valuing diversity as it relates to all people, including aspects of identity, as well as having respect for indigenous traditions and ways of knowing

Why Work at King David:
  • Our teachers work in a modern, technology-rich environment
  • Teacher professional development is supported, both in and out of school, through conference attendance, courses and workshops
  • We provide continuous support and mentorship for new teachers
  • We are learning together to teach the new curriculum as we place an emphasis on creating engaging learning experiences for our students
  • We have a young, motivated, and engaged staff with an administration committed to creating a safe, positive workplace
  • We offer a comprehensive compensation package with salaries above local public schools and great extended benefits, pension and other perks (provision of laptops, spending health account)

How to Apply:
If you are excited to work with a committed and team-oriented group of educators and you have the desire to make a difference in the lives of our students, we want to hear from you.

Please forward your resume, cover letter, and a list of references to Russ Klein, Head of School, at .gro.1526824547shdk@1526824547nielk1526824547r1526824547

We thank all candidates for their interest in this position. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Physical Education Teacher
Who We Are:
King David High School is a top-rated independent school in central Vancouver; we are members of ISABC and a CAIS candidate school. Our staff come from all walks of life and backgrounds – we value diversity. King David teachers enjoy working in a warm, collegial environment where we collaborate to ensure our students strive to reach their potential by meeting high standards and working hard in a fun and caring environment. King David nurtures a Jewish culture characterized by a shared tradition, a common dedication to social justice, and a love for learning.

About the Position:
We are looking for a dedicated, dynamic and compassionate Physical Education teacher to join our school family. The successful candidate will demonstrate a passion for teaching to inspire students to be actively engaged in living a healthy lifestyle. The teacher will have the ability to teach Grades 8 through 12, and work cooperatively with their colleagues. The ability to teach in another subject area would be an asset. The teacher will also be involved in co-curricular and extra-curricular coaching activities that enhance students’ experiences at school.

This position is Full Time (1.0 FTE) starting September 1, 2018.

Requirements for the Position:
  • Be certified to teach in British Columbia with a university degree in this teaching discipline
  • A proven ability to teach with kindness and flexibility to support students in their learning
  • A desire to always improve one’s teaching practice and the learning experience for students
  • A dedication to valuing diversity as it relates to all people, including aspects of identity, as well as having respect for indigenous traditions and ways of knowing

Why Work at King David:
  • Our teachers work in a modern, technology-rich environment
  • Teacher professional development is supported, both in and out of school, through conference attendance, courses and workshops
  • We provide continuous support and mentorship for new teachers
  • We are learning together to teach the new curriculum as we place an emphasis on creating engaging learning experiences for our students
  • We have a young, motivated, and engaged staff with an administration committed to creating a safe, positive workplace
  • We offer a comprehensive compensation package with salaries above local public schools and great extended benefits, pension and other perks (provision of laptops, spending health account)

How to Apply:
If you are excited to work with a committed and team-oriented group of educators and you have the desire to make a difference in the lives of our students, we want to hear from you.

Please forward your resume, cover letter, and a list of references to Russ Klein, Head of School, at .gro.1526824547shdk@1526824547nielk1526824547r1526824547

We thank all candidates for their interest in this position. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Teacher on Call
We are seeking a number of Teachers on Call across all teaching disciplines for daily and temporary coverage during the current school year.

A successful candidate will:
  • Be certified to teach in British Columbia
  • Have experience with and knowledge of BC Ministry curricula
  • Have a Bachelors degree in his/her teaching specialty
  • Have experience in incorporating technology for learning
  • Work consistently, with kindness and flexibility to support students in their learning
  • Work cooperatively with teachers, parents, and school community members
  • Have a strong team orientation
  • Possess excellent planning and organization skills
  • Promote student-centered learning in his/her daily classes

Interested candidates should forward their resume with current references and contact information via email to Alex Monchamp, Deputy Head of School.
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King David gratefully acknowledges the ongoing support of the Jewish Federation of Greater Vancouver.