District Behavior Interventionist
School District No. 52 (Prince Rupert) is located within traditional Ts’msyen Territory on the beautiful North Coast of B.C. and serves the small communities of Hartley Bay and Port Edward in addition to the City of Prince Rupert. Currently School District 52 has one secondary school, one middle school, five elementary schools, one store-front site, and Hartley Bay, K-12. The total student population is approximately 2,000.
School District 52 has a career opportunity for a District Behavior Interventionist effective August 27, 2018. Reporting to the District Principal of Learning Services, the successful applicant will work collaboratively with classroom teachers and education assistants to provide functional assessments of behaviour and implement co-designed plans for students with complex and significant behaviours. The District Behavior Interventionist will demonstrate methods that will enable a student to manage their own behavior by providing coaching, teaching, modeling or direction. The Interventionist will support the work of the school based teams by providing positive strength-based support that will effectively avoid/defuse challenging student behaviours.
Interested candidates must have post-secondary education in Psychology, applied Behaviour Analysis, or other related field and preferably five years of experience working with students with challenging behaviors.
Confidential applications for this position will be received until June 30, 2018 and can be forwarded to:
School District No. 52 (Prince Rupert)
Attention: Human Resources
634 – 6th Ave East
Prince Rupert, B.C.