Founded in 1979, Rotherglen School is a co-educational private school for students age 4 to Grade 8. With four campuses located in Oakville and Mississauga, Rotherglen prides itself on being a uniquely warm and nurturing school community, focused on enhancing every child’s learning experience. Rotherglen is a school where sound values are instilled in each student. Through inspiring and engaging academic and co-curricular programming, students are encouraged and supported to reach their full potential.

Present job postings:

Position: Rotherglen Summer Academy Teacher

Location:      Oakville Elementary Campus or Meadowvale Elementary Campus 


Reports To: Summer Camp Coordinator

Term: 2 weeks to 1 month in July/August 2023

Job Description:

Rotherglen School is actively seeking candidates for Summer Academy Teacher positions. Candidates must be Ontario Certified Teachers, or be graduating from an accredited teacher training program within the next year. The school is interested in teachers with primary, elementary and/or high school qualifications as well as those who specialize in reading, literacy, math and science. Successful candidates must be creative educators who can take initiative and are capable of developing and delivering lessons based on the Ontario curriculum standards and using assessment strategies as outlined in Growing Success. Teachers are expected to be professional, reliable and responsible.

Specific Accountabilities:

  • Designing and submitting long-range plans for the curricular area assigned 
  • Delivering lessons that provide differentiated opportunities and engage students in meaningful learning experiences
  • Designing and implementing assessment tools (FOR, AS, OF) to track learner progress and build towards student success
  • Collaborate with Camp Coordinator and other teachers on the team to set individual goals for each learner prior to the beginning of sessions
  • Monitor each student’s individual development; mentoring and supporting each student to help them achieve the academic goals set for them
  • Provide feedback to parents on student progress and maintain professional, clear communication with them
  • Complete a report card at the end of each two week session
  • Maintain an inclusive classroom environment that fosters connections between learners and educators, as well as other camp members
  • Supervise students at breaks and recesses as assigned 
  • Upholding safety procedures and rules; assessing emergency situations in a timely manner and administering first aid when necessary; and contacting/reporting any issues or concerns or incidents to the Camp Coordinator
  • Contribute to the overall Rotherglen Summer Camp and Summer Academy experience
  • Work collaboratively with other members of the Rotherglen Summer Camp and Summer Academy staff; modelling integrity, trust and mutual respect at all times
  • Participate in training workshops held prior to the Summer Academy sessions
  • Maintain all health and hygiene measures 

Skills and Qualifications

  • Effective communication skills
  • Ability to demonstrate responsible, ethical and professional conduct
  • Demonstrated ability to work with young people and support their learning goals
  • Strong classroom management skills
  • Exemplary interpersonal skills and the ability to work collaboratively with a team of colleagues
  • Creative and critical thinker 
  • Knowledge of Google workspace for Education 

All candidates must email their resumes and cover letter by December 22, 2022 to Karen Hansen at