Resource/ELL in New Westminster, BC

School District #40 (New Westminster)

Branch New Westminster BC CA

New Westminster, BC

which include: · Coursework and experience in teaching students with language, writing & literacy needs · Assessments/testing theory and practice, and…

Kindergarten, Gr 1, Gr 2, Gr 3, Gr 4, Gr 5, Gr 6, Gr 7, Gr 8, Gr 9, Gr 10, Gr 11, Gr 12, Adult Education

Job Description & Requirements

Work Location(s): Lord Tweedsmuir Elementary School
FTE: 1.0 FTE
Subject Area Specialization: Resource / ELL
Start Date: September 2, 2014
End Date: June 30, 2015
Required Qualifications: · Valid BC Teachers Certificate
· Member of the Ministry of Education Teacher Regulation Branch
· Successful completion of a Criminal Record Search as carried out through the Ministry of Education Teacher Regulation Branch
· Fully qualified/experienced in the subject area of specialization
· Diploma or Masters Degree in Special Education
· Training and/or experience in student services in a resource inclusive educational environment
· Proven ability in the areas of IEP’s, AIP’s, transition planning, etc.
· Specific coursework as outlined in the Manual of Policies, Procedures & Guidelines which include:
· Coursework and experience in teaching students with language, writing & literacy needs
· Assessments/testing theory and practice, and administration (Level A & B)
· Strategies for teaching, modifying, and/or adapting curriculum to meet the diverse individual needs of students, including those with complex needs, behavioural challenges, and/or ELL
· Formal training in ELL
· Knowledge of current research-based assessment and intervention strategies
· An understanding of the differentiated program within student planning to facilitate student learning engagement and inclusion
· Understanding of best practice in literacy development
· Coursework in teaching and practice with ELL students and ELL experience is required
· Ability to coordinate and support the schedules and programs of support staff
· Demonstrated experience in using technology to support student program
· Excellent communication skills
· Training, experience and/or ability in counselling for students
· A high level of interpersonal skills
· Experience in direct counselling for individuals, groups, children and families
· Knowledge of exceptionalities with respect to special needs students and their program needs, particularly students with Moderate and Severe Behaviour challenges
· Knowledge of and/or experience with special issues in counselling such as family problems; substance abuse; suicide assessment; child abuse; grieving process, etc.
· Ability to demonstrate and deliver prevention programs (eg, Second Step, Anti-Bullying, etc.)
· Awareness of and ability to implement Social Responsibility strategies as outlined in the Ministry’s performance indicators
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Employment Type: Freelance
Location: New Westminster, BC, CA
Posted on: 2014-09-11
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