This position will commence August 26, 2019
Since 1886, Lethbridge School District No. 51 has offered high quality learning experiences over a broad range of programs to meet the needs of a wide variety of learners. The District educates over 11,000 students within the City of Lethbridge and employs nearly 1,200 staff members.
Lethbridge is a growing, vibrant city with over 98,000 residents. It is home to the University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge College, and the Lethbridge Research Centre, one of the largest agricultural research facilities in Canada. The city also houses two large manufacturing plants involved in raw product development. Well situated in the south-western part of Alberta, Lethbridge residents enjoy access to state-of-the-art cultural and recreational facilities. Comprehensive retail services attract consumers from southern Alberta, south-eastern British Columbia and northern Montana.
Lethbridge School District No. 51 takes pride in the breadth of its programs, the expertise of its staff, and the quality of its facilities in 22 schools, and a number of outreach facilities throughout the city. Our schools have a grade structure comprised of Kindergarten to Grade 5 students in elementary schools, Grade 6 to Grade 8 students in middle schools and Grade 9 to Grade 12 students in high schools.
For more information about District 51, please visit the school's website at http://www.lethsd.ab.ca/District.php
The District is looking for an Inclusive Education Coordinator who will work closely with the Director of Inclusive Education to support a positive culture of inclusive programming and practices in district schools. Responsibilities include assisting the Director in:
The ideal candidate will demonstrate:
Applicants should be eligible for an Alberta Teaching Certificate and possess or be working toward a Master's Degree.
Leadership experience will be considered an asset.
CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT
In accordance with Canadian Immigration requirements, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given preference.
In order to ensure and maintain a safe and secure working and learning environment, applicants new to Lethbridge School District No. 51 WHO ARE OFFERED EMPLOYMENT must provide:
Enjoy access to benefits for you and your family!
Make a difference in a child's life!