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COUNSELLOR IN ACADEMIC TRAINING (STUDENT COUNSELLOR)

Position:

COUNSELLOR IN ACADEMIC TRAINING (STUDENT COUNSELLOR)

Department:

COMPLEMENTARY AND COMPASSIONATE SERVICES

Competition Number:

REGSTUCON2001-02

Location:

UMIUJAQ

Status:

FULL-TIME REGULAR POSITION

STARTING DATE:

FEBRUARY 2020

Kativik Ilisarniliriniq is a school board offering educational services in the 14 communities of Nunavik.

FUNCTION & DUTIES:

Under the supervision of the School Principal, the Counsellor develops trusting relationships with students and provides academic and personal counselling to students in the school.

Duties:

  • Permanent member of the special education committee and meets with other members to determine the priorities;
  • Provide personal and academic counselling to resolve problems arising in the classroom.
  • Develop and conduct prevention activities or group interventions;
  • Conduct individual counselling sessions with referred, targeted students;
  • Assist in re-integration of drop-out students into schools.
  • Facilitate and maintain communication between students, other school staff members, parents, community and local partners;
  • Assist in strengthening the student’s self-image as an Inuk.
  • Hold regular meetings with students and maintain files containing progress notes on each student;
  • Partner with regional student counsellor, student counsellors from other communities, and/or the regional psychologist for support as necessary;
  • Respect confidentiality of the counsellor/student relationship;

QUALIFICATIONS:

First level University Degree in a relevant specialization.

The Board may, at its discretion, waive any or all of the afore-mentioned qualifications if it finds a suitable candidate who is a beneficiary of the James Bay and Northern Québec Agreement (JBNQA) and who accepts, as a condition of employment, to follow a training plan determined by the Board.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Fluency in spoken and written Inuktitut, knowledge of a second language is an asset.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Maturity, ability to work independently.
  • Willingness to follow a training program on a regular basis (2 to 3 times a year).
  • Teaching experience is an asset.

CLASSIFICATION / SALARY / BENEFITS:

In accordance with the SPPOM collective agreement for professionals / From $44,671 to $74,842 annually depending on qualification and experience.

In addition to salary, you may be eligible to other benefits such as:

  • 20 days of annual vacation
  • 2 weeks of vacation during Holiday season

and, when applicable, other benefits such as:

  • Summer schedule
  • Housing
  • Northern allowance
  • Social trips
  • Food cargo

All benefits are prorated based on the percentage of the task.

DEADLINE FOR APPLICATION IS: 4:00 pm, January 28, 2020

(Only those candidates under consideration will be contacted.)

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