Why Teach at Campbell River Christian School?
Campbell River Christian School (CRCS) is located in Campbell River, on Vancouver Island in British Columbia. We are a vibrant Christian school serving families and students from Campbell River, Comox, Quadra Island and Sayward. We are renowned for our excellence in education, serving others with humble hearts and the beauty of our ocean, mountains and big blue sky!
Our Mission, Vision and Values
CRCS offers instruction from K to 12 with biblical integration in all subject areas and in all procedures. We serve students from many different churches and help parents who are committed to fulfilling their God-given mandate to raise, educate and train their children in a biblical worldview to become active disciples of our Lord Jesus Christ.
Draw for Employees
CRCS has a 40-year history of commitment to excellence in education. Our staff are fully committed to encourage and develop students to be lifelong learners, leaders and to love their neighbours. The staff demonstrate these values daily and with excellence. Our staff is stable, welcoming, energetic and exemplifies servant hearts.
We believe in and promote professional development, both through outside ongoing coursework or coursework within our school. We also offer professional reading clubs, professional book clubs and spiritual book clubs.
Why you’ll love it here
Our workplace is an extension of our family. We come alongside each other in times of trials and rejoice with each other in times of joy. Teachers support each other. We encourage the development of individual passions and skills and we welcome distributed leadership where one demonstrates an area of passion. Our entire staff is committed to being a professional body whereby honesty, integrity and Christian and professional standards are adhered to.
Community & School Culture
We are an independent school and a school of choice in the Campbell River area. Our academic achievements surpass provincial standards. CRCS’s attention to detail for each child and commitment to working with families to find solutions is extraordinary. We have a fully functional team and are leaders in offering exceptional services for our special learners.
Campbell River is a small city of approximately 34,000 people. We enjoy the ocean at our doorstep, hiking trails in the mountains and forests, and gorgeous new recreation facilities. Key industry sectors include forestry, mining, technology, aquaculture and fishing. Campbell River has all the amenities of a bigger city without the challenges of long travel and commute time. Our cost of living is lower than the larger metropolitan areas and our community is a safe place to bring up your children with peace of mind.
Lifestyle and Recreational Opportunities
People love Campbell River for its fresh air, clean water, abundance of winter and summer recreational activities, business and work opportunities, choice of modern amenities, close proximity to nature and affordable housing. It is a safe community for families and a new hospital offers excellent health care.
The city also boasts several sports complexes, a museum, theatre, library, senior’s facilities, an amazing pier for exploring the beauty of the ocean and islands or for fishing, lots of choice for restaurants, and shopping centres.
Get ready to get outdoors!
You can choose from many recreational activities, including biking, fishing (freshwater and saltwater), boating (freshwater and saltwater), hiking, golfing, camping, skiing (water and snow), exploring local and provincial parks, walking on the seawalk or in our groomed forest trails, and going on whale-watching tours.
Salary and Benefits
Our salaries are competitive with other independent schools and we pay on a grid based on years of experience and professional training/documentation. Benefits include medical, dental and retirement savings plan contributions. Professional development benefits are discussed on an individual basis and according to the school’s needs.
Join us for a fun and caring work family environment, and amazing, respectful and thoughtful students and families.
Please submit a statement of faith and your philosophy of Christian education along with your application.