Employment Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in working at the Holy Family Catholic Regional Division.  

Applicants must submit the following information with their application:

Employment Opportunities

Vice Principal

Teaching & Admin

Location: St. Andrew's School

Competition #: 8255

Open To: Everyone

Date Posted: April 30th, 2019

Closing Date: Open Ended

Additional Information:

St. Andrews School is seeking a highly motivated educator to join their administrative team in the role of Vice-Principal. The successful candidate will support student success, a commitment to collaborative leadership, a good understanding of school improvement and culture, and able to work in an administrative and school team environment within the context of the school community needs.   


The Vice-Principal position will start August 28, 2019. The successful candidate will be offered a probationary administration contract and must be willing to work as a valued member of the administrative team and demonstrate a passion for instructional leadership, initiative and commitment to Catholic education. The assignment will include administrative assigned duties, teaching assignment and coordination roles dependent on the successful candidate’s experience and skill set. St. Andrews School offers a broad range of courses and programming grades K-12.


The successful candidate will be a member of the school’s administrative team and participate in division training and initiatives. The position is probationary moving to a continuous contract(s) upon successful evaluation. The successful candidate will also have teaching duties which will be determined according to the applicant’s skill and experience.


The assignment designation will be

0.5FTE Vice-Principal  and 0.5FTE Teaching Assignment/Coordination Roles

  • Student Attendance Monitoring
  • Program Coordination
  • Referrals to and Supervision of School Counsellors
  • Managing Staff Leaves
  • Celebrating Student Success
  • Active Member on Instructional Leadership Team
  • 0.25 FTE Classroom Teaching Assignments based on Candidates skill set


The ideal candidate will:
-Be a practicing Catholic who demonstrates a commitment to the Catholic faith.
-Support building a culture of high expectations for students and staff, promoting and model lifelong learning
-Cultivate a climate of mutual respect with students promoting engagement and positive behavioral supports.
-Demonstrate effective communication, facilitation, and problem solving skills
-Has experience and a proven track record as a teacher leader

-Effectively support the planning and management of the human and physical resources

-Demonstrate flexibility and a readiness to take on roles and challenges as they arise in order to meet School and Division goals.

-Must be eligible to be a teacher in the province of Alberta

-Willing to participate in division training and initiatives.

-Preference will be given to applicants with a Master’s Degree or who are working towards their Master’s Degree


Applications to be received until May 15, or until a suitable candidate is found.


Send application to :

Betty Turpin, Superintendent HFCRD

10307-99 Street, Peace River, AB T8S 1K1
Ph: 780-624-3956


Internal applicants are asked to provide a letter of interest and updated resume.


Please include

St. Andrew’s is a Catholic K-12 school with a population of approximately 600 students and 60 staff. We believe in promoting Christian values throughout our school. Our school provides a full complement of core academics, fine arts, technology, CTS and physical education. At St. Andrew’s we strive to make a safe and productive environment for all of our students and staff; to provide them with a place they feel confident and comfortable to strive to be the best they can be.


The town of High Prairie is a thriving community of about 3000 people who enjoy the advantage of living in a modern urban community surrounded by golden prairie, lush forests and numerous lakes. High Prairie is only a 20 minute drive from Lesser Slave Lake, an ideal family holiday destination and one of Alberta’s best recreational playgrounds.


More information about the town of High Prairie can be found at: http://www.townofhighprairie.com/


Holy Family C.R.D. #37 has a strong commitment to the ideals of Catholic education, and provides our students an opportunity not only to achieve academic excellence but also to grow personally, socially and physically in a Christ centered environment. We are very proud of our successes and we continuously aim for improvement in all areas. The Division Mentorship program provides excellent support to teachers new to the profession and Division. Support from Division Learning Coaches and coordinators are also available in the areas of instruction, assessment, technology, and faith formation.

The above salary reflects a teacher with 4 years education and 0 and 10 years’ experience. HFCRD #37 thanks all applicants but only those shortlisted will be contacted.


Preference will be given to applicants with a Master’s Degree or are willing to work towards their Master’s Degree. Only applicants who are shortlisted will be contacted.

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