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Posted: 
2024-06-12
Job Type: 
Full Time
Employment length: 
Permanent
Language requirements: 
English
Education requirements: 
College/CEGEP
Job experience: 
1 year to less than 2 years
Job industry: 
Education
Job Location: 
North Bay
(OSSTF - Education Workers) Rapid Rounds

The Near North District School Board is Hiring!

1.0 Permanent Behaviour Counsellor- North Region

Effective August 28, 2024 Reporting to the Principal of Special Education, the Behaviour Counsellor Works collaboratively with central staff including the Special Education Co-ordinator, Board Certified Behaviour Analyst, and various internal and external collaborators and provides Behaviour Management Systems coaching and training to elementary, secondary and supervisory staff. This position provides consultative, direct and evaluative services for the prevention/intervention of students with behavioural needs and/or students with Autism Spectrum Disorder through coaching, modelling, development of program, behaviour management, and individualized plans. The Behaviour Counsellor supports the implementation of these plans alongside the Behaviour Therapist, Educational Assistant, Teacher, School Team and Mobile Support Teacher. Location: North Region Duties & Responsibilities : Provide direct observation and assessment of the student in the educational setting.

Develop Individualized program plans, preventative intervention plans and Behaviour Management Plans

Assist school staff with the implementation and development of the Behaviour Management Plan and any classroom strategies through modelling and coaching

Provide Consultation, recommendations and ongoing support for individualized plans

Support the management and maintenance of referrals and collaborate on delivery models

Participate in consultation and intake meetings with school teams

Participate in service coordination, attend meetings and liaise with community organizations

Assist school staff with the development and implementation of Safety Plans

Develop and maintain written reports regarding plan implementation and student progress

Provide Professional Development and Behaviour Management Systems Training for NNDSB Employee groups Qualifications and Skills : 3 Year Diploma or degree in the Social Services Field or an equivalent combination of related specialized post-secondary training

Behavior Management Systems (BMS) Training

Experience with implementation of individualized programming in an educational setting

Experience working as a member of an interdisciplinary team

Delivery of Training and Professional Development considered an asset

Strong Written and Oral Communication skillsAdditional Requirements: Valid drivers license and reliable vehicle (frequent travel within the North Region is required)Salary: $57,795.00 to $66,123.00 Please ensure your have uploaded your applicable Educational Diploma(s) and/or Degree(s) to your Apply to Education Portfolio

All applicants must be legally eligible to work in Canada

The Near North District School Board is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to supporting an inclusive and accessible environment. Accommodations are available, upon request, during all phases of the recruitment process. Please contact us at the above email address to discuss how we may assist you.

Human Resources Department, Near North District School Board

963 Airport Road, PO Box 3110 North Bay, ON P1B 8H1

Phone (705) 472-7015 ext. 5068 - Fax (705) 472-5412