CAREERS 2017-04-21T14:33:03+00:00

WORKING AT ACS

Staff at ACS are hired as people of faith, people who love children and/or adolescents, and people who can facilitate and passionately reveal God’s truth in our children. The following vision statement is ultimately what guides us and our staff as they work at ACS.

Staff Vision Statement

ACS will attract, retain and develop staff members who are dedicated, creative, passionate, and who model Christ in their actions. Individually and collectively, staff will feel engaged, valued and respected. ACS will be an employer of choice.

CURRENT OPENINGS

Abbotsford Christian School, Secondary Campus, is currently accepting applications for the position of FRENCH TEACHER for a 1.0 position. 

Specific qualifications include:

  • BA degree in Education or French Language
  • BC Teaching Certificate
  • Clear understanding of Christian Education
  • Understanding of Project Based Learning and other Deeper Learning Strategies
  • Thorough understanding of the New BC Education Plan
  • Extra-curricular experience is an asset
  • Overseas student trip experience is an asset

If interested, please send the following:

  • A complete resume including a list of references (with email addresses and phone contact numbers) and credentials.
  • A one page essay explaining your personal philosophy of Christian education.

EMAIL TO:  GERRY GOERTZEN, SECONDARY PRINCIPAL
Abbotsford Christian Secondary School
35011 Old Clayburn Road
Abbotsford, BC V2S 7L7
Phone: 604.302.6642   Fax: 604.859.2240
Email: secondary@abbotsfordchristian.com

Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

CLOSING DATE:  May 19, 2017

Abbotsford Christian Secondary School is accepting applications for Special Education Assistants in our Learning Support Services department for the 2017-2018 school year. These positions will commence September 2017 and applicants must be able to meet the requirements of the ACS Employment Contract. Successful applicants should enjoy working as part of a team and require training and experience in working with students with a variety of special needs.

Please send your resume with credentials and experience highlighted, a list of references (with email addresses, cell numbers and credentials), and a short essay explaining your personal philosophy of Christian Education to:

GAYLENE LARSEN, LEARNING SUPPORT SERVICES COORDINATOR
Abbotsford Christian Secondary School
35011 Old Clayburn Road
Abbotsford, BC V2S 7L7
Phone: 604.755.1891   Fax: 604.859.2240
Email: glarsen@abbotsfordchristian.com

Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

CLOSING DATE:  May 5, 2017

Abbotsford Christian School is accepting applications for a Financial Administrative Assistant. The successful applicant will be responsible for all accounts receivable, accounts payable, payroll and receipting processes, keeping in harmony with the school’s Mission and Vision.

This position is salaried, full-time, offers full benefits and is to commence as soon as possible.

This position directly reports to the Director of Finance.

Qualifications include intermediary accounting knowledge, including A/R, A/P and Payroll, and intermediary proficiency in MS-Excel and MS-Word.

Please send resume, cover letter, references and credentials to:

PETER RIEZEBOS, Director of Finance
Email: 
priezebos@abbotsfordchristian.com

CLOSING DATE: April 24, 2017

Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

 

Abbotsford Christian School, Secondary Campus, is currently accepting applications for the position of SCIENCE AND MATH TEACHER for a 1.0 position. 

Specific qualifications include:

  • BA degree in Science
  • BC Teaching Certificate
  • Clear understanding of Christian Education
  • Understanding of PBL and Deeper Learning Strategies
  • Hands On Science Education Experience
  • Thorough understanding of the New BC Education Plan
  • Extra-curricular experience

The characteristics we hope for in the successful applicant include being:

  • Friendly, even tempered, and a warm attitude toward staff, parents and students
  • Teachable, a quick learner, organized, confidential and careful
  • Responsible, courageous, servant hearted, full of integrity, empathetic and respectful
  • Adaptable, professional, confident, calm and optimistic
  • An excellent communicator, understanding and modeling leadership and behaviour-management strategies

Please send your resume, a list of references (with email addresses and cell phone numbers) and credentials, a one page essay explaining your Personal Philosophy of Christian education and a short description of your personal story (a photo would be helpful) and why you would like to work in a Christian school.

EMAIL TO:  GERRY GOERTZEN, SECONDARY PRINCIPAL
Abbotsford Christian Secondary School
35011 Old Clayburn Road
Abbotsford, BC V2S 7L7
Phone: 604.302.6642   Fax: 604.859.2240
Email: secondary@abbotsfordchristian.com

Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

CLOSING DATE:  May 12, 2017

Abbotsford Christian Elementary School is accepting applications for a Primary Teacher maternity leave position.Applicants should enjoy working in a team and be able to teach all subjects except Music and French. A background in and/or inquiry based learning would be an asset.

This position will commence September 2017. Applicants must hold, or be eligible for, a valid BC Teaching Certificate and meet the requirements of the ACS Employment of Teachers Contract. 

Please send resume, Statement of Philosophy of Christian Education, Statement of Faith and credentials to:

ROY VAN EERDEN, PRINCIPAL
Abbotsford Christian Elementary School
3939 Old Clayburn Road
Abbotsford, BC V3G 1J9
Phone: 604.755-8101   Fax: 604.850.7075
Email: rvaneerden@abbotsfordchristian.com

CLOSING DATE: Friday, March 31, 2017

Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

 

Abbotsford Christian Middle School is accepting applications for Educational Assistants in our Learning Support Services department for the 2017-2018 school year. These positions will commence September 2017. Successful applicants should enjoy working as part of a team and require training and experience in working with students with a variety of special needs.

These positions will commence September, 2017. Applicants must be able to meet the requirements of the ACS Employment Contract.
Please send resume, Statement of Philosophy of Christian Education, and credentials to:

TYM BERGER, PRINCIPAL
Abbotsford Christian Middle School
35011 Old Clayburn Road
Abbotsford, BC V2S 7L7
Phone: 604.755.1891 Fax: 604.859.9995
Email: tberger@abbotsfordchristian.com

CLOSING DATE: April 28, 2017

Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

Abbotsford Christian School is accepting applications for a TRANSPORTATION COORDINATORThe Transportation Coordinator is expected to coordinate and be responsible for all transportation operations, keeping in harmony with the school’s Mission and Vision.

This position is salaried, part time and has flexible hours. Although hours will fluctuate based on the season, it will average approx. 10 hours per week. This position directly reports to the Executive Director.

Please send resume, cover letter and credentials to:
JULIUS SIEBENGA, Executive Director
Email: jsiebenga@abbotsfordchristian.com

CLOSING DATE: April 14, 2017

Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.