Guidance Counselor

May 03, 2019

At the Commission scolaire de Laval, we have more than 9,000 employees. We are committed to providing quality services to our students and we are confident that we will work every day for one of the noblest causes of all, that of education. Choosing to work at the Laval School Board is choosing to be part of a dynamic and innovative team that, collectively, is committed to the success of its 56,000 students. They are our reason for being and our greatest source of pride. It is for them that we are looking for the best talent and that we have given ourselves the mandate to be an employer of choice.


The employment of guidance counselor more specifically includes help, counseling, support and assessment of psychological functioning, personal resources and environmental conditions for young and adult students. . She or he intervenes with the aim of developing and maintaining active coping strategies to enable them to make personal and professional choices adapted to their individual characteristics and their environment, throughout their school career.


The guidance counselor is involved in the development and implementation of the educational and vocational guidance service while respecting the educational and administrative framework, both at the school and school board levels. She or he assesses students, in individual or group meetings, about their interests, abilities, abilities, personality, work experiences and personal needs using appropriate methods such as psychometric tests, direct observations and information provided by teachers and other school staff and, where applicable, parents. She or he assesses individually, as part of the determination of an intervention plan, the mental retardation, the psychological functioning, the personal resources and the conditions of the environment of the pupils, in particular of the pupil handicapped or in difficulty of adaptation and of the student suffering from a mental or neuropsychological disorder attested by a diagnosis or an evaluation carried out by a professional resource authorized to do so.

For more information on the role of the guidance counselor, click here.


- Be a member of the Order of Counselors of Quebec.


This post requires:

- Have passed a French test according to the success threshold required by the school board.

TREATMENT: Salary range from $ 42,391 to $ 80,368, depending on experience

According to the National Agreement Governing Non-Teaching Professionals.

WORKPLACE : Laval Vocational Qualification and Entrepreneurship Center

705 Trait-Carré Laval Road (Quebec) H7N 1B3


EFFECTIVE DATE : Upon appointment


Here's what to do:

Complete your application by going to the school board website and clicking on Job Opportunities in the section Careers


Submit your curriculum vitae to the address available on the Laval school board website.

It is imperative to indicate in the subject of the email the name of the position and the number of the competition

( EP1819-058 ) for which you are applying and your application number (CXXXX) will be assigned to you.

Regular staff wishing to redeploy or reassign must submit their request in writing and provide reasons.

The Laval School Board operates an Equality Access Program and invites women, ethnic and visible minorities, Aboriginal people and persons with disabilities to apply. To promote the application of our program, we suggest that candidates indicate whether they belong to one of these groups. Accommodations may be available upon request, during the selection process, for applicants with special needs.

Only the person whose application is successful will receive an official communication from the Human Resources Department.

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