Full time permanent position for Program Specialist - Phys. Ed. / Health with Social Studies . Duties to commence September 6, 2016.
Reporting to the Assistant Director of Education (Programs), the successful applicant will be responsible for providing leadership to schools and teachers on all aspects of Physical Education/Health and Social Studies programming and curriculum implementation. The incumbent will work as part of the District's Program Team to further the aims and objectives of the Newfoundland Labrador English School District, and to support improved educational opportunities through student programming and curriculum support.
*Thorough knowledge of Physical Education/Health and Social Studies
*Knowledge of current issues in education, including curriculum implementation, provincial graduation requirements, student support services issues.
*A demonstrated commitment to life-long learning and personal and professional development
*A student-focused approach to teaching and learning