Closing Date: April 20, 2018
The Coastal Family Resource Coalition (CFRC), in partnership with the Clayoquot Biosphere Trust (CBT), is seeking a term employee to lead a regional initiative that aims to support the development of trauma-informed schools to promote positive academic and non-academic student outcomes, including resilience and healing.
About the Position
Based on school capacity and readiness, the Trauma Informed Schools Coordinator will support local schools in the Clayoquot Sound Biosphere Region (SD 70 and Indigenous schools) in promoting and adopting trauma-informed approaches and policies. Key duties include:
The position is a part time (15 hours/week), three-year term position and is funded by The Children’s Health Foundation of Vancouver Island. The rate of pay is $30/hour and there will be reduced hours in the summer months. The position has the potential to grow if additional funds are secured. The Trauma Informed Schools Coordinator will report to the CFRC Community Developer, CFRC Executive Committee, and CBT Executive Director.
Transportation is required, as is a valid driver’s license. Only local candidates will be considered and only screened-in applicants will be contacted. A strong preference will be shown for candidates who have an existing relationship with at least one of the local schools.
About the Successful Candidate
Your relevant experience, skills and education include, but are not limited to:
To apply, please submit a cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org before 4 p.m. on April 20, 2018