About School District 69 (Qualicum)

School District 69 (Qualicum) is centrally situated on east Vancouver Island and covers the area of Nanoose Bay to Bowser and spans from Errington across the Strait of Georgia to Lasqueti Island. We serve a student population of approximately 4000 students. School District 69 (Qualicum) consists of eight elementary schools (Grades K-7), two secondary schools (Grade 8-12), an alternate school (PASS/Woodwinds) and a Distributed Learning program to support home-learning families called the Collaborative Education Alternative Program (CEAP). False Bay School on Lasqueti Island is entirely off-grid with an immense solar project recently completed. School District 69 (Qualicum) also embraces many community organizations through various school programs. The area’s natural beauty, never-ending beaches, mild climate and small-town charm make it a popular tourist destination and a great opportunity to have a career in paradise.

SPARE CHILD AND YOUTH CARE WORKER

ILLUSTRATIVE

EXAMPLES OF WORK:

1.

Provides guidance to individual students,

student groups, and families.

2.

Works with the School-Based Team,

or area counsellor, in designing, implementing, and monitoring an intensive,

flexible individual intervention for at-risk students and their families.

3.

Recognizes the characteristics of students

at risk, intervenes in crisis situations and develops appropriate strategies

in consultation with school based team and/or area counsellor.

4.

May work with families in the areas

of assessment, guidance, crisis intervention, and parenting skills, and

implements appropriate strategies as required.

5.

Establishes direct lines of

communication and maintains effective liaison with outside agencies, e.g.,

the Ministry of Children and Family Development, Probation and Police

Services, and Youth Mental Health, as directed by school administrator or

area counsellor.

6.

Acts as a member of the school and

district Critical Incidence Teams as requested.

7.

Develops, coordinates and supervises

all program activities as requested, e.g., group support, academics,

recreation, field trips, work experience, and special projects.

8.

Assists in the delivery of

educational goals and objectives, e.g., IEP’s, academics, recreation, field

trips, work experience, and home visits.

9.

May implement specialized “student

specific” programs for homebound students as outlined and supervised by

teaching staff.

10. May

coordinate or assist with a school meals program.

11. Submits

verbal and written reports as required.

12. May

support fundraising including researching and writing grant applications.

13. Assists

with the general supervision of students in the school and on school related

activities.

14. May

provide support/programing beyond the hours of the school day.

15. Performs

other job related duties.

REQUIRED

ABILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS:

1.

A Degree in Child and Youth Care.

2.

Completion of a supervised

practicum.

3.

One-year similar or related

experience including experience facilitating group support.

4.

Ability to support staff and

parents in behaviour management skills.

5.

Ability to work with minimal

supervision.

6.

Ability to work as a member of the

educational team.

7.

Ability to work effectively with

students and parents/guardians.

8.

Valid Emergency First Aid

Certificate.

9.

Additional qualifications such as

Food Safe may be required.

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School District 69 (Qualicum)

Director of Human Resources - School District 69 (Qualicum)

Email: jobpostings@sd69.bc.ca

For further information please contact Denise Kinney, Human Resources Assistant at 250 954 3069 or dkinney@sd69.bc.ca. We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

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JOB INFORMATION
Job Category:
ECE, EA and Support Staff
Employer:
School District #69 (Qualicum)
Posting Date:
11/6/2021 8:00:00 PM
Location:
Parksville, British Columbia
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