Korean Speaking Youth Worker

School District No. 43 (Coquitlam)

School District No. 43 (Coquitlam)

Invites Applications for:

Korean Speaking Youth Worker

International Education 
Permanent Full Time - School Term

An exciting opportunity exists within the International Education Department for a Korean speaking Youth Worker.  As the third largest school district in B.C. located in the Tri-Cities of Metro Vancouver, the school district has a population of 32,000 students with approximately 4,300 teaching, administrative, managerial and support staff.

This position reports to the Principal of International Education or designate and when working in schools takes direction from the school administrator.  The work includes providing services to International Education students with respect to educational, social, family, cultural, emotional and career needs.

Qualifications include the completion of a two-year diploma in child/youth care from a recognized Canadian college/institution or completion of two years of Canadian university course work in Psychology or Sociology.

The successful applicant must also possess thorough knowledge of Canadian and Korean cultures, as well as an understanding of problems, concerns, and strengths in these traditions, along with the ability to assist with the bridging of cultures.

In addition, applicants must have knowledge of the processes of acculturation, along with the ability to adapt to changing situations.  The successful applicant must also be able to develop and maintain rapport with students, parents, staff and community members.

Oral and written fluency in both Korean and English is necessary.

A valid Class 5 - B.C. driver’s license is also required.

This position offers a salary of $28.78 per hour (37.5 hours a week) and offers an attractive benefits package which includes Extended Health, Dental, MSP and Municipal Pension Plan.

Qualified individuals should submit a resume stating qualifications, experience and references by Friday, July 3rd @ 4:00 pm.

To apply, (by please click on the following link and create a user account/profile. https://ejp.sd43.bc.ca/postings/Account/Login  Once you have completed your profile you will have access to the job postings.

All applicants are advised that they must sign a release to permit a criminal record check prior to confirmation of hiring.  We appreciate your interest, but regret that only those candidates selected for an interview will be acknowledged.

Organization: School District No. 43 (Coquitlam)
Location: Coquitlam, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Category(s): Education & Training, Social Services
Posted: June 12, 2020, 9:30 am
Expires: July 3, 2020, 4:00 pm

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