Work with Us

St. John’s Academy Shawnigan Lake truly values our faculty and staff. Our professional, experienced, and talented individuals aim to create meaningful learning opportunities for young people throughout our entire program.

Given our pristine location situated between the shores of Shawnigan Lake and the base of Mt. Baldy we have a strong commitment to outdoor learning. Our learning also takes place within the framework of the International Baccalaureate (IB) Middle Years Programme (MYP). We are one of a few select schools accredited to IB for Middle Years.

This programme is further complemented by our social-emotional learning that takes place as part of our Positive Discipline approach to teaching self-awareness, resiliency, and responsibility.

We would like to meet passionate candidates that are knowledgeable in their area of expertise and welcome you to view our job postings, listed below. A successful criminal record check and eligibility to work in Canada is required of all employees.

We thank all applicants for their time but only selected candidates will be contacted.

Positions available

HR/Finance Assistant

Receptionist/Office Administrator

Boarding Intern

Teaching and Boarding Intern

Weekend School Bus Driver

Substitute Teacher


St. John’s Academy is a growing IB (International Baccalaureate) school nestled against Shawnigan Lake on Canada’s Vancouver Island. It intentionally brings together both local and international boarding students so that all of our students have an enriching and academically rigorous experience.

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