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Master Coach – Supernumerary 25% – Various Locations- School Based Positions

Position Description

Employment Opportunity:

Master Coach – Supernumerary 25%

Various Locations- school based positions

Nature of the Work

The principal work of the Master Coach is to lead a network of coaches working in the Teacher Induction Program (TIP). Working closely with the Coordinator of Induction and Professional Learning Programs, as well as the TIP team, successful candidates will support best practices in mentoring and coaching through school visits, meetings and coaching conversations.

Characteristic Functions

With the support of the TIP team:

Development of the WQSB Master Coaches’ roles and responsibilities

Record keeping of meetings, goal progress and other data related to network focuses.

Participation in professional learning to support the development of professional coaching skills.

Participation in professional learning related to the development of the thirteen Professional Teaching Competencies.

Participation in professional learning to support leadership development.

Sustained support to a regional network of Mentor-Coaches including group and one-on-one meetings (in person and virtual) to support the development of coaching skills through on-going goal setting and reflection.

Required Qualifications

Five years of teaching experience with the Western Quebec School Board

Three years of experience as a Mentor-Coach with the Western Quebec School Board’s Teacher Induction Program

Support and endorsement of School Administrator

Skills and Competencies:

Personal characteristics:

Trustworthy

Non-judgmental

Supportive

Empathetic

Patient

Sincere

Respectful

Honest

Professional skills:

In-depth knowledge of the Quebec Education Program

Outstanding demonstration of the Professional Teaching Competencies

Reflective Practitioner

Organized

Growth Oriented

Collaborator

Relationship Builder (students, colleagues, parents, community)

Some travel may be required

Working Conditions:

Start Date: August 25, 2022

End Date: June 22, 2023

APPLICATIONS MUST BE SUBMITTED THROUGH APPLYTOEDUCATION

https://westernquebec.ca/resources/careers/

by 4:00 p.m., September 1, 2022

Only those candidates chosen for interviews will be contacted.

The Western Quebec School Board is committed to building an educational community with the common purpose to realize the potential of all our students by cultivating a strong corps of support, professional, teaching and administrative excellence. We therefore encourage applications from Indigenous people, as well as from other racialized people groups, persons living with a disability, people of religious faith, and gender minorities. As an organization, we strive to hire individuals who reflect the communities we serve, and who embody and practice a love of life-long learning, teamwork, and the highest professional ethics. Our efforts to achieve a diverse workforce that contributes to a culturally safe working environment include establishing proactive employment practices to address systemic barriers and removing obstacles to hiring and retaining qualified people. We acknowledge that the lands upon which we live, learn, and work are the traditional unceded territory of the Algonquin Anishinaabe peoples. We thank them for sharing these lands and commit, as an organization, as educators and as individuals, to an ongoing relationship that recognizes and respects the lands, traditions, and culture of the Anishinaabe people. The Western Quebec School Board is required to implement Quebec’s Law 21: An Act respecting the laicity of the State.

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