Part-Time Inclusive Post-Secondary Education Facilitator,
Trinity Western University (Langley, BC)
Status: Part-time, permanent (12.5 hours/week)
Salary: $20.00 /hour
Start date: Early- or Mid-August (flexible)
TO APPLY FOR THIS POSITION:
While we thank all applicants for their interest; only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Inclusion Facilitators support adults with developmental disabilities to be fully included in the typical university and college experience. Students are supported to attend classes, participate in course work, engage in extra-curricular activities, social events, to make social connections, and to develop career interests and networks of friends. In essence to be a successful typical post-secondary student.
The ability to be a good listener, and to problem solve creatively alone and with co-workers is critical. Prior knowledge or experience working with adults with developmental disabilities is not essential. Applicants with a demonstrated passion for the inclusion of marginalized populations will be given preference.
The successful applicant should have a strong and compassionate sense of social justice and a strong desire to learn about the historical context of developmental disability. The art and work of inclusion facilitation is an on-going learning experience where facilitators engage in on-going critical reflection with each other about how to support students to build dynamic and enviable lives.
The successful applicant must be motivated to create inclusive communities, show initiative, possess strong interpersonal and problem-solving skills, and to be able to work in a team as well as independently under the guidance of the provincial coordinator and full-time facilitator at TWU.
Criminal record check required. Full vaccination status, or medical exemption required.
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