Teacher Job Opportunities

Current Opportunities
Information for Teacher Positions
​Teacher personnel include school-based teachers, District Resource Teachers and Teachers Teaching-on-Call (TTOC’s).
For information on SD70 educator trends and teacher recruitment, please contact Peter Klaver, Assistant Superintendent, at 250.720.2757 or by email at pklaver@sd70.bc.ca
Before being considered for a teaching position or for the TTOC list, teachers must hold a current BC Teaching Certificate and be a member of the British Columbia College of Teachers (BCCT). For more information on the BCCT please contact:
400 – 2025 West Broadway, Vancouver, B.C. V6J 1Z6
p. 604.731.8170 f. 604.731.9142
Additionally, the Teacher Qualification Service (TQS) must complete an assessment of your academic/educational preparation for salary classification purposes. For more information on the TQS and its processes please contact:
106 – 1525 West 8th Avenue, Vancouver, B.C. V6J 1T5
p. 604.736.5484 f. 604.736.6591
For further information on the new Teachers Act and how it relates to the BC College of Teachers, refer to the BCCT Transition Document.

Application Process

All job positions are posted to the School District website only. Some specialty positions may be posted to Make-a-Future. External applicants are welcome to apply to all postings; however, only internal applicants will be considered during the year-end postings until June 1st. Mid-year postings are open to both internal and external candidates.
Teacher Application Packages should include:
                            - Cover Letter
                            - Application for Employment (link below)
                            - Resume
                            - Criminal Record Check (VSS)
                            - Teaching Qualifications/Licenses, Certificates and Diplomas,
                            - Practicum Reports,Transcripts and Teaching Evaluations
                            - Reference Letter(s)

Applications may also be sent via email to twilson@sd70.bc.ca but must be followed with a hardcopy.

The District does post some specialized jobs on Make a Future Website

Teachers Teaching on Call

The District welcomes TTOC applicants but has limited positions available. Teachers with teaching specialties such as French Immersion, or who are willing to TTOC in Tofino and Ucluelet, are encouraged to apply. The District manages two TTOC lists: one for the West Coast (Tofino/Ucluelet) and one for the Alberni Valley.

Teacher-On-Call candidates must include the following information in their electronic portfolio:
  • Application for Employment (link below)
  • Cover letter
  • Resume
  • Most recent teaching report or student practicum report
  • Proof of British Columbia College of Teachers (BCCT) membership
  • Teacher Qualification Service (TQS) placement
In addition to their electronic portfolio, TTOC applicants are required to provide two confidential references using the . SD70 Professional Reference Form.pdf are available in pdf format at and should be forwarded directly by the referee to the District office.

By signing this application I consent to School District 70 contacting references provided as attached.