District CLASS Learning Services Teacher

(Complex Learner Autism Support Services Team) 

Continuing - 1.0 FTE

WHO WE ARE

From coastal beaches to mountain forests, North Vancouver School District – “the natural place to learn” – provides world-class instruction and a rich diversity of engaging programs to inspire success for every student.  Our 25 elementary and 7 secondary schools,2600 staff and 16,000 students offer a safe and nurturing environment based on trust, respect, responsibility and collaboration. Noted for its progressive approach to instruction, firm belief in Inclusive Education, advocacy for indigenizing learning, and emphasis on social-emotional learning, the North Vancouver School District is a great place to learn, share and grow!

THE ROLE

The Learning Services Teacher will assist with case management of high and low incidence students with learning and behaviour goals while working collaboratively with additional LST on staff.  Working collaboratively with classroom teachers to develop instructional and assessment strategies to meet the learning needs of students is also a requirement of the assignment.  A demonstrated ability to develop Individualized Education Plans for students is also required.

The District CLASS LST will join the Complex Learners and Autism Support Services team (CLASS) to provide district and school level case management support for students who have difficulty self-regulating physically aggressive behaviour.

 The CLASS LST will conduct functional behaviour assessments, support the design and implementation of positive behaviour support plans, and assist with site-specific training for school personnel. Responsibilities will include developing and supporting Individual Educational Plans for students with complex needs. This position involves case management, creating collaborative support plans with outside community agencies such as CLBC, Ministry of Children and Family Development and SET BC, and supporting the work of Educational Assistants.

WHAT WE REQUIRE

NECESSARY QUALIFICATIONS

SALARY & BENEFITS

 

HOW TO APPLY TO THIS POSTING:

  1. Create your profile on Make A Future,
  2. Apply toclick "APPLY ONLINE" at the bottom of the posting.
  3. Please include the following documents and information with your application:

All candidates are required to submit to a BC Ministry Criminal Record Check and a local Police Criminal Record Check as condition of employment.

At the North Vancouver School District, our values guide what we do.  We support diversity and inclusion in our workplaces and schools; we welcome and respect the diverse backgrounds, experiences and talents of all our employees and students.

 We value the opportunity to learn, share and grow on the traditional territory of the Coast Salish people, specifically the Skwxwú7mesh Nation and Tsleil-Waututh Nation.

 *All applicants must be legally entitled to work in Canada without sponsorship.

 ** The North Vancouver School District values the time you have taken to submit your application; however, only those applicants selected to move forward will be contacted.**