There are 16 school counsellor job openings in 11 school districts.
In the Metro Vancouver region, school districts in West Vancouver and North Vancouver are recruiting to fill part-time and full-time positions. In North Vancouver, the district is looking for elementary and secondary Teacher-Counsellors to start in the fall. In the same region, West Vancouver School District is looking for a part-time Support Teacher/Counsellor to start in July.
Though some of these positions start in the summer, the majority commence in the fall school year.
In larger school districts, counsellors provide services to a particular school or community. In smaller school districts, counsellors may provide services to students across the entire district.
A Master of Arts in Counselling Psychology, and a teaching certificate from the Teacher Regulation Branch are typical qualifications of a counsellor. Learn more about becoming a school counsellor in BC districts.