Indigenous Student Guidance Counsellor

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Indigenous Student Guidance Counsellor
(Posted: October 15, 2018)

POSITION DESCRIPTION:

To provide guidance and academic planning for Anishinaabe Students who attend Rainy River High School. To be a team member who works effectively within the guidance office and student services within the school.

The successful candidate must have excellent interpersonal and communications skills. The Indigenous Student Guidance Counsellor will be addressing student questions, focusing on areas of difficulty or challenge.

LOCATION:  RAINY RIVER HIGH SCHOOL

QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS REQUIREMENTS:

  • Post-Secondary Education at a college or university level, preferred.
  • A caring and compassionate attitude in dealing with student problems.
  • Three (3) years of counselling, preferred.
  • Familiarity with Anishinaabe traditions, customs and values, preferred.
  • Fluency in Anishinaabe Language; preferred.

SUPERVISOR:  Vice Principal – Rainy River High School

SALARY:  Related to education and experience.

Applications must include a cover letter, current resume, including three (3) employment related references; one (1) of which must be from a current or recent supervisor. Please submit by 12:00 p.m. (CST) on Thursday, October 25, 2018 to the attention of:

Personnel Committee
Seven Generations Education Institute
P.O. Box 297, 1455 Idylwild Drive
Fort Frances, Ontario     P9A 3M6
Fax #: (807) 274-8761 or E-mail: michellea@7generations.org

For a complete job description contact: Michelle Allan-Director of Human Resources.

We would like to thank everyone for their application but only those individuals selected for an interview will be contacted. Accommodation in the recruitment process is available upon request for applicants with disabilities.