Overview

Resource/ELL in New Westminster, BC

School District #40 (New Westminster)

Branch New Westminster BC CA

Position:
Resource/ELL
Location:
New Westminster, BC

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

Grade(s):
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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