Teacher Recruitment

Teacher Recruitment

Recruitment for 2018-2019 is now closed.

Teacher Recruitment 2018-2019

The Canadian Armed Forces - Children’s Education Management hires Canadian teachers and administrators for their two CAF Overseas Schools:  SHAPE International School - Canadian Section (Belgium) and AFNORTH International School – Canadian Section (The Netherlands).

For more information, read the following documents:     Dates for 2018-2019 Recruitment:
May 30, 2017: Application and Instruction Packages posted
1  September: Apply to Education posting activated
September 1 – November 1, 2017: All applications must be submitted through Apply to Education

For further information, please contact cemgee@forces.gc.ca

Tentative positions for 2018-2019

Teaching Positions
The table below outlines the predicted staffing needs for the 2018-2019 school year; exact teaching assignments are subject to change based on student enrolment and staffing needs.
Belgium The Netherlands
Canadian Section British-Canadian Section3 Middle / High-School Section4
Grades 1 – 8 Grades K – 5 Grades 6 – 12
4 teachers1 5 teachers 4 teachers
Grade 1 / 2 (bilingual)
Grade 3 / 4 (bilingual)
Grade 5 / 6  (bilingual)
Arts2 (English only)
Grade 2
Grade 4
Grade 5
French / Music / Drama
Numeracy and Literacy
Secondary subjects:
- Science (Chemistry and Biology)
- English, including ESL
- French, including FFL and FSL
- Visual Arts and Drama
- Physical Education

  1. Teachers at SHAPE must be able to deliver Ontario curriculum in both English and French.
  2. The Arts position at SHAPE includes Drama, Dance, Visual Arts, and Music (instrumental music for grades 5 – 8) and some Language Arts instruction. It does NOT have a bilingual requirement.
  3. Teachers in the British-Canadian (B-C) section deliver the British curriculum.
  4. Teachers in the secondary section must hold or be able to obtain Ontario teaching certification.
Administrative Positions
Below you will find the tentative administrative positions for the 2018-2019 school year
  • SHAPE IS - Principal (bilingual) – not required for Recruitment 2017
  • AFNORTH IS - Principal (bilingual preferred) 
  1. The Principal at SHAPE should be able to work in both English and French.
  2. The Principal at AFNORTH IS should have experience at the secondary level.