Non-Teaching Opportunities

Family School Community Resource Counsellor


Location: Schools

Competition #: 14083

Date Posted: January 14th, 2022

Closing Date: Open Ended

Additional Information:

Golden Hills School Division (GHSD) requires one full-time (1.00 FTE) Interim Family School Community Resource Counsellor (FSCRC) for the 2021/2022 School year. This assignment will be in Drumheller, AB.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Providing a range of counseling services for children and caregivers at universal, targeted, and individualized levels.
  • Facilitating social connection through attending community meetings, providing information, supporting referrals, and community collaboration
  • Utilizing evidence-based programs to support students in classrooms and small groups
  • Working collaboratively with school-based teams and the GHSD student services team

Qualifications and Experience:

  • A University Degree in the Human Services field (Social Sciences or a Bachelor of Social work) would be an asset.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Effective communication skills (written, verbal, and listening)
  • Highly effective organizational and time management skills
  • Experience working with children, youth, and families
  • Applicants must possess a valid class 5 driver’s license and have access to a vehicle.

Applications received on or before noon on Friday, January 28, 2022, will be given careful consideration but the position will remain open until a suitable candidate is found.

Please Note: Applicants new to the Golden Hills School Division who are offered employment must either provide proof of full immunization against COVID-19 or, effective January 17, 2022, agree to take a COVID rapid test twice weekly as per Administration Procedure 493 before employment will be confirmed.   

Applicants should direct their resume with cover letter to:

Human Resources Department
Golden Hills School Division
435A Highway No. 1
Strathmore, AB T1P 1J4

Phone: 403-934-5121

We thank all applicants for their interest in this position and advise that only those applicants invited for an interview will be contacted.