REGIONAL STUDENT COUNSELLOR

CATEGORY: 
PROFESSIONAL
LOCATION: 
Ungava Coast

POSITION:  REGIONAL STUDENT COUNSELLOR
DEPARTMENT:  COMPLEMENTARY SERVICES
COMPETITION NUMBER: REGSTUCON1705-01
LOCATION:  NUNAVIK COMMUNITY TO BE DECIDED (UNGAVA COAST)
STATUS:  REGULAR FULL TIME
STARTING DATE:  JUNE 2017

The Kativik School Board provides education to the Inuit of Nunavik.  Its facilities are located in the 14 communities on the Hudson and Ungava Bay coasts.  Its administrative centre, presently located in Montréal, will ultimately be relocated in Nunavik.

FUNCTION & DUTIES:
• Provide support for student counselors as they resolve problems arising in the classroom.
• Assist in re-integration of drop-out students into schools.
• Hold regular meetings with individual student counsellors to assist them with their case load.
• Support student counselors in developing tools to facilitate communication between students, teachers, parents and community.
• Visit classrooms when necessary.
• Work on resources that strengthen the students' self-image as Inuit.
• Provide information and advice to the school staff and Education Committee when confidentiality is not jeopardized.
• Maintain communication with local employers.
• Maintain communication with local representatives of social services.
• Must be able to work autonomously and respect deadlines.

QUALIFICATIONS:
• Fluency in spoken and written Inuktitut.
• Good communication skills with young people and adults.
• Maturity, ability to work independently.
• Must be willing to follow a training program on a regular basis (2 to 3 times a year).

The Board may, at its discretion, waive any or all of the aforementioned 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:
Knowledge of a second language is an asset.
Experience working with children and youth 5-18 an asset

CLASSIFICATION / SALARY / BENEFITS:
In accordance with the SPPOM collective agreement for professionals   / From $40 241 to $76 293 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 the 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, May 30th, 2017

SEND APPLICATION BY E-MAIL TO:

professionnels@kativik.qc.ca
You must indicate REGSTUCON1705-01 in the subject
of the e-mail.

Human Resources Department
KATIVIK SCHOOL BOARD
 
Only those candidates under consideration will be contacted
*The School Board reserves the right to submit the candidates to various tests intended to establish their skill level.

DATE OF PUBLISHING: 
Mon 15 May 2017 - Tue 30 May 2017