Virtual High School (VHS) provides online high school courses to students in Ontario and around the world. We have grown to be one of the largest private high schools issuing Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) credits in Canada. We strive to be a leader in online education; our mission is to provide the best learning experience for our students, with a flexible learning environment and the capacity of technology to connect our students with quality education. VHS also operates Virtual Elementary School (VES), a private, non-inspected elementary school recognized by the Ministry of Education in Ontario.
VHS is located in Bayfield, Ontario, a picturesque heritage village along the eastern shore of Lake Huron. Bayfield offers scenic views and natural beauty, in addition to beautiful beaches and the Bayfield River. With gourmet dining, art galleries, and shops along historic Main Street, VHS is in the middle of a village with cultural appeal and charm.
Working at VHS
We make every effort to provide a collaborative, creative, and energetic work environment for our employees. Our team of department heads, administrators, and developers all work at our office in Bayfield, Ontario. We offer competitive compensation, flexible work hours, an open-architecture workspace (rather than cubicles), relaxed dress code, fitness benefits, and a dog-friendly office. Most importantly, you will be part of a talented and committed team creating high-end products and providing exceptional customer service to all of our students.
Teaching at VHS
In addition to our in-house staff, VHS has a team of highly talented teachers. Our teachers all work remotely to provide support to our worldwide student body. Teaching roles at VHS are flexible and can fit into any schedule. Teachers work with VHS to set appropriate course enrolment numbers and can decide when and how they log in each day. VHS has specific expectations for teacher communication and feedback to ensure we provide the best support to our students, and our team of department heads is there to support teachers every step of the way.
Virtual High School is always accepting resumes from qualified teachers. When a position becomes available, we review the candidates in our teacher candidacy pool to determine whether any applicants possess the necessary skills and qualifications. Our team then reaches out to any potential candidates.
If you are interested in joining our teacher candidate list, please send your resume and a cover letter to Careers@VirtualHighSchool.com. Our Human Resources team will contact you with a short questionnaire and further information about teaching at VHS.
Current Employment Opportunities
Do you have exceptional attention to detail? Consider yourself a go-getter? Enjoy working on administrative tasks and finding new efficiencies? If so, we want to hear from you!
Virtual High School is looking for an individual to join our Administration team full time. The successful applicant will join our Main Office and Admissions teams, acting as a first point of contact for general inquiries from students, parents, teachers, and other schools, organizations, and institutions.
What will I be doing?
You will carry out a variety of tasks, all of which provide in some way administrative support to our students, parents, and teachers.
You will answer telephone, chat, and email inquiries; provide information about the school; help to resolve administrative issues; use problem-solving skills to ensure positive resolutions to various situations; direct calls to appropriate departments; provide support on matters of academic integrity; use world-class learning technologies such the D2L Brightspace learning management system; and assist with other administrative tasks, such as data entry, filing, and related projects, as necessary.
What will I bring to the role?
- 2+ years of experience in an admin office setting, reception, or customer service
- Exceptional attention to detail
- Outstanding organizational and time management skills
- Positive attitude and readiness to collaborate
- Strong written and oral communication skills
- Proficiency in the Microsoft Office suite
Why work with VHS?
We are a growing company dedicated to helping students succeed. Our staff enjoy flexible work hours and a collaborative, dog-friendly work environment located in the picturesque village of Bayfield.
This is your chance to join a highly efficient team committed to delivering an innovative online education program to a vibrant, worldwide learning community.
How do I apply?
Please email your cover letter and resume to Careers@VirtualHighSchool.com by May 29th, 2020.
If you have special accessibility requirements that need to be considered during the recruitment process, please email Careers@VirtualHighSchool.com and a member of our HR team will respond. Information received relating to accommodation needs of applicants will be addressed confidentially.