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Organization:    Ministry of Education
Division:    Provincial Schools Branch
City:    Ottawa
Job Term:    1 Temporary Position – August to June - 21 hours per week
Job Code:    50466 - Residence Counsellor 2
Salary:    $23.82 - $26.20 Per Hour*
Posting Status:    Open
Job ID:    57739

The Ministry of Education, Centre Jules-Léger School for the Deaf requires a Student Support Counsellor to provide supervision, guidance, intervention and instruction for deaf students in planned and organized programs in a residential setting.

What can I expect to do in this role?

In this role, you will:
• plan/organize/implement customized individual/group programs designed to meet the personal, emotional and developmental needs of students using a multi-disciplinary approach;
• supervise/guide/instruct residential students;
• provide sound physical care and maintain a safe/secure environment for residents.

How do I qualify?

Knowledge and related experience:
• Community college certificate and/or equivalent training, education and working experience in a child related field and experience working with deaf students;
• demonstrated ability to facilitate effective social / recreational / leisure programs geared to meet the needs of deaf students;
• knowledge of relevant legislation / policies / procedures / guidelines / practices that address student care and safety;
• excellent communication skills to communicate effectively with students, parents, staff and other professionals in French and English (oral and& written) and L.S.Q. (Langue des signes québécoise);
• sound judgment and problem solving skills;
• ability to work effectively as a member of a multi-disciplinary team;
• current First Aid, CPR and Crisis Prevention Intervention training;
• willingness and ability to work shifts.

• Note: The successful candidate will be required to provide an original, satisfactory Criminal Reference Check, including Vulnerable Sector Screening (dated within the last six months) as deemed suitable by the Employer, prior to the commencement of employment.

Additional information:

  • 1 Bilingual Temporary, duration up to 10 months, 281 Lanark Ave, Ottawa, East Region
Compensation Group:   Ontario Public Service Employees Union
Schedule:   4-A
Category:   Education and Training
Posted on:   Wednesday, October 2, 2013
All external applicants (including former employees of the Ontario Public Service) applying to a competition in a ministry or Commission public body must disclose (either in the cover letter or resume) previous employment with the Ontario Public Service. Disclosure must include positions held, dates of employment and any active restrictions as applicable from being rehired by the Ontario Public Service. Active restrictions can include time and/or ministry-specific restrictions currently in force, and may preclude a former employee from being offered a position with the Ontario Public Service for a specific time period (e.g. one year), or from being offered a position with a specific ministry (either for a pre-determined time period or indefinitely). The circumstances around an employee's exit will be considered prior to an offer of employment.
Remember: The deadline to apply is Thursday, October 17, 2013 11:59 pm EDT. Late applications will not be accepted.

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*Indicates the salary listed as per the OPSEU Collective Agreement.
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