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CIS Ontario Member School: Ashbury College
Ashbury College

Senior School English Teacher
Full Time, Indefinite Term

Ashbury College is a leading independent school for students, grades 4 to 12. We are a diverse, international community, with students from over 50 countries. Benefiting from small class sizes, a respectful environment, technology-enhanced classrooms, and dynamic teachers, our students are inspired to become intellectually vibrant, compassionate, and responsible citizens.

Based in central Ottawa, Ashbury College is currently seeking a Senior School teacher for grades 9 through 12 English. We are seeking someone who:

  • brings genuine enthusiasm and creativity to their classroom
  • is comfortable and confident in leveraging technology to enhance teaching and learning,
  • regularly incorporates inclusive teaching practices in the classroom, and
  • is passionate about all forms of literature.

An English degree, specializing in literature or writing, and experience teaching Ontario English curriculum and/or International Baccalaureate are required as is certification with the Ontario College of Teachers. A willingness to contribute to the full life of the school is essential. Currently, experience with debating as well as coaching rugby and/or basketball would be considered desirable.

Ashbury College provides a competitive compensation (just above local public boards) and benefits package, including participation in the Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan. And, if you are not familiar with our modern facilities, international student body, academic excellence, wealth of co-curricular activities, or school values and culture, please visit our website at

This appointment is effective starting late August.

If you are interested in this position, please complete your application at where you will be asked to share a cover letter and your resume. The deadline for applications is January 31, 2022.

At Asbury College, our mission is to develop students as responsible global citizens. We do this through a community of employees, volunteers, and students who cultivate and celebrate diversity and inclusion. We strongly encourage applications from all qualified individuals who are members of groups with historical and/or current barriers to equity. This supports our mission, makes our community stronger, and adds to our culture.

Should you have any questions about this position, please email

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Postion Start Date: August 18, 2022

  • Day & Boarding School
  • Full-Time
  • Ottawa
  • Permanent
  • Teacher