Employment Opportunity: Home and School Liaison Worker for Chief Beardy Memorial Elementary School
BEARDY’S AND OKEMASIS CREE NATION
invites applications for the position of
HOME AND SCHOOL LIAISON WORKER
CHIEF BEARDY MEMORIAL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
The suitable candidate will perform the following duties:
Liaise between home and school regarding school related issues, attendance and home visits;
Work as a team member with appropriate school personnel in order to assist students to overcome difficulties and develop their full potential.
Establish and maintain an adequate parent’s group to meet on a monthly basis;
Initiate parenting program which reflect the needs of the school and/or community;
Establish and maintain a process for checking attendance of students;
Ability to work with inter-agency groups and organizations to provide necessary services to students;
Advocate for individual students and/or their families with regards to family, school and community issues and services.
Promote a positive school climate and school pride for all students;
Participate in the regular school supervision of students.
The suitable candidate will possess the following qualifications:
Minimum Grade 12 diploma; Certificate/Diploma in Social Work or Counseling preferred.
Previous experience in a school setting and/or working with students.
Must have a valid driver’s license.
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Deadline for applications is Wednesday, June 14, 2017 @ 5:00 p.m.
A CPIC and a Vulnerable Sector Search must be provided if you are selected for an interview.
Please forward cover letter and resume with three references to:
Councillor Jacquiline Gamble
Beardy’s and Okemasis First Nation
P.O. Box 340
Duck Lake, SK S0K 1J0
fax: (306) 467-4404
For further information, contact the A/Director of Education at (306) 467-4441