Skills Coach, Applied Counselling Skills Certificate


Skills Coach, Applied Counselling Skills Certificate

Centre of Continuing Studies

Brandon, Manitoba

Full-time, Term (September 2022 – March 2023)

Competition # 15-22/23

Salary: $24.59 to $33.52 hourly

Classification: Assistant Guidance Counsellor

Assiniboine Community College strives to create Exceptional Learning Experiences for our students. We place a high priority on student success and are committed to building an environment that creates and supports a high level of student engagement.

This position provides cultural and skills coaching, job coaching, and ongoing support to students in the Applied Counselling Skills Certificate program being offered in partnership with the Congress of Aboriginal Peoples in Brandon MB. This position will also conduct regular check-ins with students and be available to instructors and other program staff as a resource and to assist with students.

Be Passionate. You are passionate about quality student experiences and are committed to student success. With your experience and in-depth knowledge of working in a variety of First Nations communities, providing job skills and cultural supports and/or training, you will be committed to providing exceptional academic and skills supports to students.

Take Initiative. As a Skills Coach, you will assist in orientation and provide ongoing cultural supports to instructors and students, deliver skills lessons and maintain an ongoing presence in virtual and face-to-face settings.

Deliver Results. In order to deliver results we are seeking an individual with a relevant credential (such as a certified career practitioner, counselling, social work, life-skills coaching etc) or other relevant education and comparable experience. You will also have a strong understanding of Indigenous culture, traditions, ways of knowing, being and doing and/or have experience working with an Indigenous organization/community.

Assiniboine is committed to contributing to First Nation, Metis and Inuit prosperity. In accordance with the college’s strategic direction, preference will be given to Indigenous candidates.

This competition will remain open until filled.

Assiniboine Community College is committed to reconciliation and ensuring that its policies, practices, and systems are free of barriers. Assiniboine values diversity and promote full participation to ensure dignity, respect, and equal access for all employees.

Assiniboine welcomes applications from all qualified candidates who are legally entitled to work in Canada, including Indigenous peoples, persons of all abilities, members of visible minorities, all genders and sexual orientations, and all other groups protected by the Human Rights Code.

If you are interested in this career opportunity, please forward your resume and cover letter to the address/email/fax information found at the bottom of this page. Requests for accommodations can be made at any point during the recruitment process through the same contacts.

Assiniboine Community College

c/o Human Resources

1430 Victoria Avenue East, Brandon, Manitoba R7A 2A9

Fax 204.725.8736 or email

We thank you for your interest. Those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

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