School Support Counsellor-Temporary

by Thames Valley District School Board

Date Posted: Oct 13, 2020
Thames Valley District School Board

Job Description


POSITION SUMMARY: The School Support Counsellor will provide school-based prevention and intervention services in elementary or secondary schools to address social/emotional and behavioural barriers to learning. Incumbents will be assigned to a caseload at the elementary, secondary, or alternative school level.

QUALIFICATIONS/EXPERIENCE: Four-year university degree in social work, child studies or psychology.  A minimum of one year experience providing counselling services to children or adolescents, and families.

RATE OF PAY: $36.17 per hour plus 4% vacation pay
START DATE: As soon as possible (Temporary position ending no later than 2020 June 29)

The recruitment process requires a criminal background check for work with vulnerable persons.

Please note that it is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure that the application is received by Human Resources on or before the deadline date.

If you were educated outside of Canada, you must have your certificates and/or diplomas or degrees assessed against Canadian education standards. This will enable you to provide proof of Canadian equivalency when applying for a job. The Alliance of Credential Evaluation Services of Canada is a membership organization that offers fair and credible academic credential assessment services in Canada. (NOTE: This is different from translating credentials into English). 

If you have a disability that requires an accommodation to assist you with any aspect of the hiring process, please contact the Staffing Specialist listed below for assistance.

Please use the "APPLY FOR THIS POSITION" link below to submit your electronic application.  Only applications submitted using this link will be considered.

E. Greenham, Staffing Specialist, Human Resources

We thank all applicants, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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