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AMENDED - FULL-TIME PERMANENT - CHILD AND YOUTH CARE WORKER/EDUCATIONAL ASSISTANT (ACHIEVE PROGRAM) - PICTURE BUTTE HIGH SCHOOL

Support Staff

Location: Picture Butte High School, Picture Butte

Competition #: 7842

Open To: Both internal and external candidates

Date Posted: March 13th, 2019

Closing Date: March 22nd, 2019 - 2:00pm

Job Start Date: March 25th, 2019

Additional Information:

The Division:

Palliser Regional Schools is a public school jurisdiction located in southern Alberta. The geographical area stretches from just south of Lethbridge to the Bow River south of Calgary. Palliser Centre houses the Central Office Administration, Maintenance and Transportation and is located in the City of Lethbridge. In addition, a satellite Maintenance Shop has been set up in the Town of Vulcan. The division offers full public education services to approximately 8100 students ECS through Grade 12 in 51 schools, including 5 outreach programs, 2 alternative Low-German Mennonite programs, 11 alternative Faith based schools, 17 Hutterite colony schools, an on-line school, Palliser Beyond Borders, the Calgary Islamic School (Akram Jomaa Campus and Omar Bin Al-Khattab Campus), Palliser's newest school, Horizon Leadership Academy, and the Palliser Alternative Outreach School in Calgary. Ten of Palliser's alternative faith based schools are located in the City of Calgary. Palliser's approved operating budget for the 2018/19 school year is 96.35 M. The division prides itself on a history of excellence in education, strong community support, proactive planning and, most importantly, high student achievement.

The Position:

Palliser Regional Schools invites applications for a full-time permanent Child and Youth Care Worker (0.4 fte)/Educational Assistant (0.6 fte) for the Achieve Program at Picture Butte High School commencing March 25, 2019 or upon completion of the posting process, to support student learning. The successful applicants may work one on one with students or with a group of students in a school setting. Preference will be given to individuals with a CYCW diploma or equivalent education and experience working with youth in a school environment. A Class 4 or willingness to obtain a Class 4 driver's license would be an asset.

Picture Butte High School serves approximately 216 students from Grades 7 to 12 and is located approximately 20 km north of the City of Lethbridge. The Town of Picture Butte has an approximate population of 1658 people and is a friendly community committed to supporting its local schools.

For more information about the school please visit the Picture Butte High School website at:

http://pbhs.ca/

Applications:

Interested candidates are asked to submit their documents through the “Human Resources” page of the Palliser Regional Schools website at:

http://www.pallisersd.ab.ca/hr/career-opportunities

The following attachments should accompany the online submission:

  • Cover letter directed to Mark Lowe, Principal, Picture Butte High School;
  • Resume summarizing training and experience;
  • Copy of your most recent evaluation;
  • Minimum of three professional references.

The successful applicants hired will be required to provide a recent Criminal Record Check (completed within the past 3 months) including the vulnerable sector as a condition of employment.

The competition will remain open for application until 2:00 pm, Friday, March 22, 2019.

If you have any questions, please contact:

Mark Lowe, Principal, Picture Butte High School at:

mark.lowe@pallisersd.ab.ca

Any questions regarding the application process should be directed to Marliss Norlin, Executive Assistant, Human Resource Services at marliss.norlin@pallisersd.ab.ca

We thank all those who apply, but only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.