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Mailing Address

205 Beaver Road Suite #2 Smithers, BC V0J 2N1

PHONE: 250-847-2244                KYAH WIGET EDUCATION SOCIETY


Location Address Beaver Road Witset, BC V0J 2N1


Job Opportunity Term: Immediately-June 28, 2023

Position: Youth, student and family counsellor


Kyah Wiget Education Society invites applications for the position located in Witset BC.


Preferred Qualifications:


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Counselling Psychology or related field

  • Ability to coordinate supports with in school personnel in school, other community organizations, as well as external agencies

  • Two years counselling experience

  • Some knowledge of BC education curriculum

  • Ability to act as in-school consultant to administration, teacher, para-professionals when students experience academic, behavioural and/or social difficulties and traumas.

  • Demonstrate commitment to ongoing professional growth

  • Proven interpersonal skills and willingness to wok in a collaborative manner with students, staff, parents and community.

  • Highly motivated and able to work in a positive and consistent manner

  • Experience intervening with at-risk, priority students to provide specialized group and individual support

  • Experience working with Indigenous youth

  • Possess or willing to complete training, such as ASIST, IFOT, or other relevant certification

Other qualifications considered, but not mandatory:

  • Valid driver’s license

  • Reliable transportation


Only applicants short-listed will be contacted.


Please include “Youth, student and family counsellor” in the subject line. Individuals interested in this opportunity are invited to submit a letter of application and resume to:


M.A. Burgess

Kyah Wiget Education Society Suite#2, 205 Beaver Road Smithers, BC V0J 2N1

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