Position: Guidance Counsellor

Location: Wanipigow School

Start Date: As soon as possible

FTE: 1.00 FTE

Term of Employment: Permanent

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

The Division provides a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits, transportation and moving expense reimbursement, subsidized housing or housing allowance and isolation allowance in qualifying communities, annual travel reimbursement, reimbursement for approved courses and more!

Wanipigow School is a modern well-equipped Nursery to Grade 12 school with 270 students located in the community of Hollow Water nestled on the eastern shore of Lake Winnipeg, a two-hour drive northeast of Winnipeg. The beautiful surrounding area features an abundance of canoe routes, fishing spots and in the winter cross-country ski trails.


Bachelor of Social Work Degree and valid Manitoba School Clinician Certificate (or eligibility for)

Previous experience working in crisis intervention situations with children and youth

Knowledge of community supports and resources

Knowledge of Indigenous Way of Life

Excellent time management and leadership skills

Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills

Previous experience in an educational environment and working with Indigenous communities would be considered an asset

An understanding of the importance of developing meaningful relationships with every student

Applicants are required to submit the following:

cover letter

current resume

list of three professional references including contact numbers, all of whom must have knowledge of the applicant’s performance in the applicant’s current or recent assignment

Thank you for your interest; however, only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

By applying, you consent to the Division contacting your references. As a condition of employment, the

successful candidate will be required to submit a clear Criminal Record Check (including Vulnerable Sector Check)

and Child Abuse Registry Check, at their own expense. Further information is available at www.fsdnet.ca

Reasonable accommodations are available for persons with disabilities on request.

Job Category:
Teachers, Principals & Superintendents
Frontier School Division
Posting Date:
11/8/2022 7:00:00 PM
Wanipigow, Manitoba