Why Teach at Brockton School?
Brockton is a magical school where every student matters, every family matters, every teacher matters, and learning for life matters. Brockton is a place where your voice will be heard and your impact valued, and a place where you will have opportunity to make a meaningful difference in the lives of others. Brockton is a progressive, innovative, compassionate, creative, authentic, and welcoming school where opportunities for students and staff abound.
At Brockton, our work is purpose-filled: we exist to make a difference and to promote the growth/development of outstanding human beings!
We invite you to BE THE FUTURE and BE a part of BROCKTON SCHOOL.
Draw for Employees
Brockton School has an impressive retention rate of employees and, as a growing school, is regularly welcoming new and outstanding candidates. Our school offers competitive compensation packages including a salary grid comparable to and beyond the local public systems along with a robust benefits package.
Teachers have the joy of working with small class sizes, with extensive preparatory and collaborative working time, and have tremendous opportunities for professional development.
Brockton’s programming provides extended supports including specialist teachers starting in Junior Kindergarten (PE, Art, Music, Second Languages, Applied Design Skills & Technologies, Learning Commons, and more), an extensive Student Services Team (learning resource specialists, personal counsellors, post-secondary counsellors, and teaching assistants), and an administrative support network who focus on optimizing systems and structures so that the best of teaching and learning can be realized.
The student body is engaged, inquisitive, principled, and open-minded. The parent body is supportive, appreciative, and dedicated.
Why you’ll love it here
At Brockton, our work is purpose-filled, and we engage a faculty/staff who truly invested in the work that they do. Our community, of students, staff, parents, and alumni, are connected in authentic ways and engage healthy relationships within a safe and happy environment. Brockton provides extensive opportunities for personal and professional growth and encourages team members to innovate and explore. Brockton truly values its people-all of them. Extensive efforts are made to promote a sense of joy, balance, and authentic engagement.
Community & School Culture
School & Workplace Community
Brockton School is a nondenominational coeducational Junior Kindergarten to Grade 12, independent school, located in North Vancouver, British Columbia. Established in 2004, Brockton is a young and innovative, yet an established and successful school where student learning and personal experience are paramount.
Brockton is an International Baccalaureate World Continuum School authorized at the Primary, Middle, and Diploma Programme years. As well, Brockton is a member of the highly respected Independent School Association of BC (ISABC).
Brockton offers exceptional bursary and scholarship programs to its community and engages a diverse community of students/families. Students, parents, staff, and alumni form a close-knit community network and support.
Brockton’s authentic and inclusive culture creates a welcoming and positive environment for teaching and learning. We attract dynamic and innovative employees, who care about children and wish to inspire their meaningful growth in this dynamic and global world, who are keen to collaborate with colleagues in innovative practices, and who wish to participate fully in the life of the school.
- Early Learning Years Program (JK3/4)
- IB Primary Years (JK-Gr.5)
- IB Middle Years (Gr.6-Gr.10)
- Three Pathways Graduation Program: IB Diploma, IB/Ministry Hybrid, Ministry
- POD Program (Gr.6&7)
- Greater Good Program (Gr.8&9)
- Creative Elective Programming based on interest and expertise
- Service Learning and Student Leadership Programs
- World renowned World Music Program
- Extensive Co-Curricular and After-School Programming
- And more!
Lifestyle and Recreational Opportunities
Brockton School exists in North Vancouver on the North Shore of Vancouver. Brockton is minutes from both the ocean and the top of our local mountains. Brockton is nestled amidst the trees/trails of rugged North Vancouver, while just a 15 minutes Seabus ride away from the heart of downtown Vancouver. For those interested in hiking, beach walks, water sports, mountain sports, and more, we have it all at our doorstep.
Efforts to support successful candidates in securing housing and additional arrangements will be made.
Salary and Benefits
Brockton offers competitive compensation packages including a salary grid comparable to and beyond the local public systems along with a robust benefits package.
Professional Development opportunities are extensive, and staff are supported to stretch and explore their practice.
The Benefits Package includes, among other things:
- Matching RRSP program
- Extended health coverage and SUP
- Disability insurance
- Employee Assistance Program
- Staff Wellness Days
- Tuition discount
Our school organizes events and activities (e.g., social activities, travel opportunities, health/wellness activities, financial planning, etc.) to support staff. At Brockton, you’ll experience the joy of working in a school that prioritizes teaching & learning, relationships, and a sense of humour!
Candidates must be able to legally work in Canada and must hold a valid BC Teaching Certificate.