Head of House/School Counsellor

Collingwood School
February 9, 2018

Collingwood School, a progressive co-ed independent day school in beautiful West Vancouver, is seeking a 0.8FTE Head of House/school counsellor for students who attend our grade 8-12 Campus. This position is for a short-term leave from April 3rd – May 25th, 2018.

Ideally, the successful candidate will be an experienced, flexible, dynamic, collaborative, and inspirational educator who is looking to become a part of a vibrant teaching and learning community. The candidate will become a member of a team of six Head of House Department members who oversee the overall social/emotional well-being and educational journey of the students in their House. The Head of House’s mission is to create a caring, non-judgmental, collaborative and supportive environment which contributes to fostering a healthy school.

The following assets and qualifications are desirable:
• A Masters degree in Counselling Psychology
• Relevant coaching and/or counselling experience at the high school level
• Patience, adaptability and the ability to connect with students

Potential candidates must be certified, or be in the process of becoming certified, by the British Columbia Ministry of Education Teacher Regulation Branch. Letters of application, accompanied by a resume, and the names of two referees, MUST be received by February 28th, 2018.

To apply to this job, register or log into your account at http://collingwood.simplication.com.  Do a job search, click on the job you are interested in, and click the apply button. You will receive a confirmation email and the job will be listed in your 'job application log' once you have applied successfully. If you have any questions re: Simplication call 1-877-900-5627.

Inquiries about this position should be directed to Sam Weiss at samantha.weiss@collingwood.org.