Career Opportunities
T1920-272 1.00 FTE Temporary Psychologist
Job Code: 2803157
School District #71 (Comox Valley)
Closing Date: Ongoing
  Posted on: Feb 22, 2020 
Job Type:
Contract / term
Job Category:
Management & Professionals
Open To:
Management & Professionals
Teachers, Principals & Superintendents
Mandatory Document:
Student Services
Start Date:  Immediately
End Date:  June 30, 2020
Job Description & Requirements
* 1.0 FTE Psychologist
* This temporary position will end as noted above or upon return of the incumbent
The successful candidate will have:
* Master's Degree in School Psychology or a related field
* Eligibility for membership in the B.C. Association of School Psychologists
* Training and recent experience in the administration, scoring and interpretation of Level C tests K-12 (examples: clinical tests of mental ability, behavioural rating scales)
* Knowledge and skills in identification procedures and program planning for developmental disorders
* Skills and ability to provide teacher in-service regarding learning and developmental disorders
* Ability to develop research-based intervention strategies for implementation by district staff and school based teams
* Knowledge of instructional strategies and interventions
* Consultative skills for working with parents, teachers, and school based teams regarding students at risk
* Ability to work as part of both district and school teams
School District #71- Comox Valley is an inclusive learning community that embraces diversity, fosters relationships and empowers all learners to have a positive impact on the world.  We engage learners to develop creativity, critical thinking, collaboration, communication and social competencies.  Our teachers use and develop best practices through meaningful and purposeful collaboration and inquiry. As lifelong learners themselves, our teachers embrace diversity, apply assessment for learning approaches, and integrate technology in meaningful ways to personalize learning.  Successful candidates will demonstrate a willingness to embrace and share the district’s commitments outlined above and model its principles in their teaching practice.
We can only consider qualified teachers who submit a complete application package containing the following:  
  • Full completion of the Portfolio sections labeled Personal Information, Language Skills, Experience, Education and References
  • A letter of application and a chronological resume (most recent information first) outlining your education, teaching experience and professional development;
  • Proof of current B.C. Teacher Certification;
  • Copy of TQS card;
  • Copy of practicum / teaching reports (if available); and
  • Copy of official university transcripts. 
Successful applicants will be required to successfully complete the district’s medical form and a criminal background check as a condition of employment.
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
We thank all applicants for their interest in School District 71 (Comox Valley).
An Equal Opportunity Employer.

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