School District #23 (Central Okanagan) SCHOOL COUNSELLORS Elementary, Middle & Secondary Schools Contract in Okanagan, BC

School District #23 (Central Okanagan)

Branch Okanagan BC CA

SCHOOL COUNSELLORS Elementary, Middle & Secondary Schools
Okanagan, BC

Provide individual and group counseling services for pupils displaying social, emotional or behaviour challenges;…


Job Description & Requirements

Applications are invited from dedicated and enthusiastic professional
educators for full year and temporary contract positions as:

Elementary, Middle, & Secondary School Counsellors

Applicants must have:
· training and/or experience as an Elementary School Counsellor as per School District Policy #510 and #510R;
· a professional teaching certificate;
· a minimum of two years of successful classroom teaching experience;
· a master’s degree recognized by the Teacher Regulation Branch in counselling psychology (or a related discipline with a focus in counselling);
· a minimum of four accredited courses;
· Elementary candidates must have experience with the 116H/117R designation process and Functional Behaviour Assessments.
Applicants must also:
· work effectively in a team atmosphere to share in the ongoing development of our counselling department and other student support services;
· provide individual and group counseling services for pupils displaying social, emotional or behaviour challenges;
· liaise with feeder schools and with community agencies in support of student needs;
· be prepared to use technology (e.g.: computers, voice-mail, e-mail, web sites) for
planning, attendance monitoring, communication, classroom instruction and
reporting purposes.
Preference will be given to those applicants who:
· have both training and experience as a School Counsellor;
· have experience with K-12 age groupings;
· have Aboriginal ancestry (as per Special Program with the BC Human Rights Tribunal).
Please submit your fully completed application through our on-line form on our website ( www.sd23.bc.ca – select District Info, Employment, and Teaching Staff)
John Simonson
Director of Instruction – Human Resources
School District No. 23 ( Central Okanagan )
1940 Underhill Street , Kelowna , BC V1X 5X7
Fax (250) 870-5088
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Employment Type: Freelance
Location: Okanagan, BC, CA
Posted on: 2015-03-23
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