SCHOOL COUNSELLOR POSITION - Competition #2018-12 reposted

posted Jul 9, 2018, 5:55 AM by Prairie Spirit Webmaster

SCHOOL COUNSELLOR POSITION - Competition #2018-12 reposted


Prairie Spirit School Division invites applications for a term .40 fte School Counsellor position for the 2018-19 school year. This is shared service position between Holland Elementary School (in Holland MB), Crystal City Early Years School (in Crystal City, MB) and Ste. Marie School (in Bruxelles, MB)



  • Valid Teaching Certificate

  • Post Graduate Education:

    • Master in Education-Specialization in Counselling

    • MB School Counsellor’s Certificate

    • Or well into the process of completing either of the above

  • Experience as a school counsellor

  • Successful classroom teaching experience

  • Such alternatives to the above qualifications as the Board may find appropriate and acceptable.


  • Provide direct/indirect educational counselling support services that facilitate student success in the areas of personal, social, academic and career development on an individual student basis, small group or classroom-wide.

  • Collaborate with teachers, administration and student services team members to determine student needs and appropriate intervention planning.

  • Deliver social emotional learning lessons in classrooms or coordinate and support classroom teachers in doing so.

  • Demonstrate exceptional ability to form positive relationships with diverse individuals and grade levels.

  • Demonstrate strong communication, time management and organizational skills.

  • Coordinate referral of students to divisional school clinicians / community-based services as needed.

  • Attend divisional student services team department meetings.

  • Pursue continuous professional growth.

    For more information, please contact the Program Support Services Administrator, Marie Rohleder at 204-836-2147 / email:


    Please email cover letter, CV and three references in a single PDF document quoting competition number above to:  Closing: as soon as a sufficient candidate pool is established.

     Keith Murray, Superintendent

                                                    Prairie Spirit School Division

                                                    Box 130

                                                    SWAN LAKE, Manitoba R0G 2S0

                                                    Ph: (204) 836-2147




    We wish to thank all interested applicants, however, only those short-listed for interviews will be acknowledged and contacted.