Teacher Recruitment

Teacher Recruitment 2020-2021

Recruiting details for the 2021–2023 period have not yet been finalized due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Please continue to check this webpage periodically for updates.

Teacher Recruitment 2020-2021

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:    *Please note that an error was discovered in Part 7 on the Nomination form. Please be sure to submit the correct version with the years 2020-2022 at the top of the form.

These forms are provided for use within your application, if your board does not conduct either: Dates for 2019 Recruitment:
June 5, 2019: Application and Instruction Packages posted
September 1 – November 1, 2019: Applications only accepted through Apply to Education
Job posting: 2696718

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

Tentative positions for 2020-2021

Teaching Positions
The table below outlines the predicted staffing needs for the 2020-2021 school year; exact teaching assignments are subject to change based on student enrolment and staffing needs.
Belgium The Netherlands
Canadian Section Elementary Section Middle / High-School Section4
Grades 1 – 8 Grades K – 5 Grades 6 – 12
4 teachers1 5 teachers 6 teachers5
FFL / FSL3 (1)
Kindergarten (1)
Primary-Junior (3)
Secondary level:
French (FSL/FFL3)
  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. FFL = French-First-Language / FSL = French-as-a-Second-Language
  4. Teachers at the secondary level must hold or be able to obtain Ontario teaching certification.
  5. For the grade 6 – 8 position at AFNORTH, the ability to teach in both English and French is preferred.
Administrative Positions
Below you will find the tentative administrative positions for the 2020-2021 school year
  • Principal (elementary) - AFNORTH
  1.  A Principal should be able to work in both English and French. 
  2. The Principal at AFNORTH IS (MS-HS) should have experience at the secondary level in Ontario.