Why Teach at Centennial Christian School?
Centennial Christian School is a community that is based upon the sovereignty of God and the authority of His Word. Through the redeeming work of Christ and by the power of the Holy Spirit, we are enabled to serve and glorify God in all of life and to uphold the Lordship of Christ in all things.
Holding this world view, which recognizes everyone as created in God’s image, we seek to support each other in nurturing the unique gifts of all students. Through example and instruction, we equip each student with knowledge, skills, and understanding, challenging them to exercise discernment and stewardship in all aspects of life. We intend the entire learning environment to reflect the diversity and unity of God’s creation.
Our Mission, Vision and Values
Our core values are:
- Community of Grace – we are united in our diversity as we love one another and our Lord by showing and receiving grace.
- Identity in Christ – we are transformed by the Holy Spirit as image bearers of Christ, empowered by and dependent on God.
- Servant Heart – we serve each other as we give of our time, resources and energy with humility and gratitude experiencing life in all its fullness.
- Stewardship – we passionately use and care for God’s abundant blessings including our individual gifts as we pursue excellence and discernment.
Draw for Employees
We are a community that loves, cares and supports each other in all aspects of school life.
Why you’ll love it here
While teaching at Centennial, you will experience a northern community lifestyle of outdoor pursuits while educating children with head/heart/hands formational learning. There are opportunities for fishing, hiking, skiing, and more!
Community & School Culture
As faithful followers of Christ, Centennial Christian School invites students to explore their role in God’s story while nurturing and empowering students to Christ-like living. Intentionally integrating faith and faith formation into the entire learning environment, we equip students to become transforming agents serving in God’s world.
Through formational learning experiences, students explore and strengthen their gifts while impacting their local and global communities for Christ. Our excellent staff, facilities, resources and community partners enable students to flourish in all areas of life embracing a HEAD, HEART and HANDS approach to joyful kingdom service.
Centennial Christian School is located in Terrace, a northern BC community filled with many opportunities to experience God’s creation and enjoy his many blessings.
We work collaboratively with families to meet the individualized learning needs of all students in smaller classroom sizes.
Lifestyle and Recreational Opportunities
While living in Terrace, you can spend all of your spare time hiking, golfing, skiing, snowboarding, fishing, and enjoying endless outdoor activities. In the city, we have the Terrace Sportplex and Aquatic Centre where you can go skating and swimming.
Salary and Benefits
We value our teachers, which is reflected in our salary and compensation. Our teachers earn above the local public school district’s salary grid starting from $50,000 to $90,000 annually depending on experience and qualifications. In addition to receiving excellent professional development opportunities, our teachers are able to attend the annual Christian teacher’s convention in Vancouver.
To assist teachers in moving to our community, we offer a moving allowance. In some cases, we may be able to assist with student loan payments.
Please apply with your resume and statement of faith.