Career Opportunities
T1920-233 1.00 FTE Temporary Elementary Counsellor
Job Code: 2773896
School District #71 (Comox Valley)
Closing Date: Ongoing
  Posted on: Jan 05, 2020 
Job Type:
Contract / term
Job Category:
Teachers, Principals & Superintendents
Mandatory Document:
Student Services
Start Date:  Jan 01, 2020
End Date:  June 30, 2020
Job Description & Requirements
* 1.0 FTE Elementary Counsellor

The successful candidate will have:
* Master's Degree in Educational Counselling or related field (must include a 300 hour supervised, school based practicum at the appropriate level)
* Successful teaching experience at the Elementary school level
* Experience in counselling at the required level
* A good understanding of the therapies relevant to Elementary school-aged children
* Experience and demonstrated ability to provide individual and group counselling services to students
* Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate and work collaboratively with students, teachers, parents, administrators and community agencies
* Ability to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team
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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