CONTINUING PART-TIME STRONG START FACILITATOR :: PCES

START DATE:  September 4, 2018
SALARY:  $26.70 per hour
HOURS OF WORK:  Four (4) hours per day, three days per week

This position reports directly to the School Principal.  The Strong Start Facilitator performs a variety of duties related to family literacy, numeracy, parent support and education, stages of early childhood development and community resource sharing.

Qualifications:

  • Early Childhood Education license to practice;
  • One to two years experience in a related field, i.e. early childhood education, teaching, recreation, social work, community development;
  • Training and/or experience working with children in the 0-5 age range;
  • Training and/or experience working with parents/adults in a facilitative role;
  • Knowledge of Haida Gwaii community services;
  • Knowledge of relevant early learning programs and services.

Please forward applications to: 

Selection Committee
School District No. 50 (Haida Gwaii)
PO Box 69
Village of Queen Charlotte, BC V0T 1S0
E-mail:  hr@sd50.bc.ca
Fax: 250-559-8849

Application Deadline: Friday, August 10, 2018 at 3:00 PM

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September 4, 2018 School Hours

BOARD OF EDUCATION

SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 50

(HAIDA GWAII)

 SCHOOL OPENING HOURS

 

School is back in session for the students and staff of School District No. 50 (Haida Gwaii) on Tuesday, September 4, 2018.  The following times are in effect for Tuesday, September 4, 2018 only:

 

Agnes L. Mathers Elementary Jr. Secondary            9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Gudangaay Tlaats’gaa Naay Secondary                 8:45 AM to 11:35 AM

Port Clements Elementary                                              9:00 AM to 12:05 PM

GidgalangKuuyas Naay Secondary                          8:45 AM to 12:30 PM

Sk’aadgaa Naay Elementary                                       8:55 AM to 12:00 PM

Tahayghen Elementary                                                   9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Bussing will be in effect for Opening day.  Return bussing will be adjusted to accommodate the above schedule.  Please monitor the district website for any amendments at www.sd50.bc.ca.

 

CONTINUING TRANSPORTATION DISPATCHER

BOARD OF EDUCATION
SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 50 (HAIDA GWAII)

Job Opportunity Notice

CONTINUING TRANSPORTATION DISPATCHER

Job Posting Reference No. 18070301

START DATE: Effective September 4, 2018 

SALARY: $23.91 per hour

HOURS OF WORK: 7:00 AM to 9:00 AM, Mondays to Fridays when schools are in session

 

LOCATION: A School District No. 50 School or District Administration Office

Under the direction of the Maintenance & Transportation Supervisor or designate, the Transportation Dispatcher dispatches bus drivers, assists in directing the daily operation of the Transportation Department and provides administrative assistance to the Supervisor. 

Qualifications:

  • • Grade 12 graduation supplemented by general office procedures;
  • • Valid BC Class 2 Driver’s preferred;
  • • Basic knowledge of traffic and safety regulations;
  • • Ability to provide direction to bus drivers;
  • • Ability to determine and select appropriate course of action within limits of established methods and procedures;
  • • Suggests changes to vehicles and routes to ensure safe and efficient operating conditions;
  • • Working knowledge of computers, including spreadsheets, database and word processing;
  • • Ability to effectively use courtesy and tact, verbally and in writing, in the explanation and discussion of information in contacts with public, parents, staff and students;
  • • Ability to plan and schedule work and organize the workload effectively;
  • • Ability to work independently and as a team;
  • • Ability to work with constant interruptions and meet deadlines;
  • • Willingness to obtain various training as directed by the Maintenance & Transportation Supervisor.

Please visit our website for a comprehensive job description: www.sd50.bc.ca. 

Please forward applications with Posting Reference # by Wednesday, August 8, 2018 at 3:00 PM to:

 

Selection Committee
School District No. 50 (Haida Gwaii)

PO Box 69

Village of Queen Charlotte, BC V0T 1S0
Facsimile:  (250) 559-8849
E-mail:  ssansome@sd50.bc.ca

CONTINUING TRANSPORTATION DISPATCHER

BOARD OF EDUCATION 

SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 50 (HAIDA GWAII)

Job Opportunity Notice

CONTINUING TRANSPORTATION DISPATCHER

Job Posting Reference No. 18070302

START DATE: Effective September 4, 2018
SALARY: $23.91 per hour
HOURS OF WORK: 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM, Mondays to Fridays when schools are in session

 

LOCATION: A School District No. 50 School or District Administration Office

Under the direction of the Maintenance & Transportation Supervisor or designate, the Transportation Dispatcher dispatches bus drivers, assists in directing the daily operation of the Transportation Department and provides administrative assistance to the Supervisor. 

Qualifications:

  • • Grade 12 graduation supplemented by general office procedures;
  • • Valid BC Class 2 Driver’s preferred;
  • • Basic knowledge of traffic and safety regulations;
  • • Ability to provide direction to bus drivers;
  • • Ability to determine and select appropriate course of action within limits of established methods and procedures;
  • • Suggests changes to vehicles and routes to ensure safe and efficient operating conditions;
  • • Working knowledge of computers, including spreadsheets, database and word processing;
  • • Ability to effectively use courtesy and tact, verbally and in writing, in the explanation and discussion of information in contacts with public, parents, staff and students;
  • • Ability to plan and schedule work and organize the workload effectively;
  • • Ability to work independently and as a team;
  • • Ability to work with constant interruptions and meet deadlines;
  • • Willingness to obtain various training as directed by the Maintenance & Transportation Supervisor.

Please visit our website for a comprehensive job description: www.sd50.bc.ca. 

Please forward applications with Posting Reference # by Wednesday, August 8, 2018 at 3:00 PM to:

 

Selection Committee
School District No. 50 (Haida Gwaii)

PO Box 69
Village of Queen Charlotte, BC V0T 1S0

Facsimile:  (250) 559-8849
E-mail:  ssansome@sd50.bc.ca

Temporary Education Assistant – Tahayghen

START DATE:  Effective September 4, 2018 to March 15, 2019
SALARY:  $25.31 per hour; $26.70 per hour with recognized formal Education Assistant training
HOURS OF WORK:  Six (6) hours per day, five (5) days per week

The Education Assistant performs a variety of duties related to working with students and the preparation of teaching materials.  This position works under the supervision of the Principal and will in the course of duties take direction from individual teachers.

Qualifications:

  • Grade 12 graduation preferably supplemented by courses in Special Education.
  • One to two years of formal training beyond graduation, in a field related to the assignment.
  • Knowledge of American Sign Language an asset.
  • Ability to work with a student in a one-on-one setting.
  • Ability to use courtesy and tact in the exploration and discussion of information with internal contracts.
  • Ability to use judgement in applying rules and procedures.
  • Knowledge of behaviour management techniques and task analysis techniques desirable.
  • Basic skills in computer operations.
  • Operate equipment such as photocopying machines, audiovisual equipment, typewriter, laminator and binding machine.
  • Recognize and respect the confidential nature of all information related to students, parents and staff.

Please forward applications to:

Selection Committee
School District No. 50 (Haida Gwaii)
PO Box 69
Village of Queen Charlotte, BC V0T 1S0
Facsimile:  (250) 559-8849
E-mail:  hr@sd50.bc.ca
 

Application Deadline: June 14, 2018 at 3:00 PM

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June 26 Board Meeting

The Haida Gwaii Board of Education invite all stakeholders to attend the next public board meeting to be held on Tuesday, June 26, 2018, beginning at 6:00 PM at the SD50 District Office in Queen Charlotte. Please find attached the agenda and supporting documents. 

Trustee candidate information meeting

Dawna Day, Superintendent of Schools and Shelley Sansome, Secretary Treasurer will host two information meetings to help prospective candidates learn more about public education, School District No. 50 (Haida Gwaii) and the work of a Board of Education.

The evening sessions will be held:

Wednesday, June 27, 2018 7:00 – 8:00 PM
District Administration Office, 107 – 3rd Avenue, Queen Charlotte

Thursday, June 28, 2018 7:00 – 8:00 PM
Gudangaay Tlaats’gaa Naay Secondary, 1647 Collison Avenue, Masset

Draft policies

Policies reflect the principles adopted by the Board of Education, which create a framework within which the Superintendent ofSchools can discharge her duties (policies tell what is wanted, why and to what extent).  As policy is what directs schools and administration, we invite you to share your thoughts with the board about the following draft policies:

Please take the time to respond using the attached policy revisions form  and return it to my attention at the district administration office or to this email by May 21, 2018 at 3:00 PM.