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School Counsellor - Elementary & High School

Volunteer Department Associate

 

 

School Counsellor - Elementary & High School

Part Time – 10 month contract

JOB SUMMARY

The Ometz School Counsellor provides support, consultation and collaborative leadership to schools, administrators, staff, families and students with the express goal of enhancing student school functioning.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Psychosocial assessment of students and families around school-related issues
  • Formulation and implementation of school and classroom based intervention plans
  • Ongoing counselling with students/families
  • Guidance Counselling and preparation for CEGEP
  • Consultation and collaboration with administrators and staff around both individual students and global school issues
  • Group work/workshops with students/classes, parents or staff, as needed
  • Crisis intervention


REQUIREMENTS

  • Professional degree (master’s level or equivalent) in a related mental health field
  • Knowledge of child development and family systems
  • Knowledge of group work
  • Sensitivity to the Jewish community
  • Knowledge of school systems
  • French fluency mandatory
  • Eligibility for appropriate order membership

 



Please submit your CV and letter of interest to
Tracey Patterson | tracey.patterson@ometz.ca

This position requires the selected applicant to undergo a vulnerable sector police check.
We thank all candidates for submitting their résumés.
Only those selected for interviews will be contacted.
 



 

Volunteer Department Associate

Part Time


JOB SUMMARY

The Ometz Volunteer Department Associate’s role is to assist in the coordination, development, implementation and evaluation of volunteer department activities and programs. 

RESPONSIBILITIES

 

  • Recruit, train and support volunteers.
  • Organize and supervise specific volunteer program and related services
  • Plan strategies to market and publicize departmental programs
  • Participate in team meetings around various departmental objectives
  • Fulfill all administrative and data requirements
  • Serve on agency committees, as needed
  • Work in collaboration with agency departments and external community resources and institutions
  • Plan departmental events
  • Participate in staff development programs

REQUIREMENTS

  • Undergraduate degree in relevant area of study
  • Experience working with volunteers Understanding of Jewish Community
  • Fluent in French and English; Hebrew, Russian considered an asset
  • Knowledge of community resources
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Computer Proficiency:  Outlook, PowerPoint, Word and Excel
  • Presentation skills; development and implementation
  • Able to develop relationships at multiple levels; institutional, professional, volunteer
  • Effective communication skills; written and spoken
  • Some evenings and weekends will be required
     


Please submit your CV and letter of interest by July 27, 2018 to
Tracey Patterson | tracey.patterson@ometz.ca

This position requires the selected applicant to undergo a vulnerable sector police check.
We thank all candidates for submitting their résumés.
Only those selected for interviews will be contacted.
 

About Ometz

Building on over 150 years of proud service to the community, Ometz is a charitable organization that supports and strengthens individuals and families through a range of employment, immigration, school and social services.

Reaching more than 13,000 people annually, we provide intervention, prevention, support services and programs to enhance quality of life.

About Ometz

Building on over 150 years of proud service to the community, Ometz is a charitable organization that supports and strengthens individuals and families through a range of employment, immigration, school and social services.

Reaching more than 13,000 people annually, we provide intervention, prevention, support services and programs to enhance quality of life.