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Educational and Integration Assistant

Statut : Comblé
Organisation : Nova Scotia Community College
Acronyme : NSCC
Type : Établissement d'enseignement
Mandat : Nova Scotia Community College (NSCC), the only English-language public college in Nova Scotia, consists of thirteen campuses at sixteen sites throughout the province. Academic and training programs are offered at NSCC through five academic schools: Access, Applied Arts and New Media, Business, Health and Human Services, and Trades and Technology. NSCC works closely with employers in the province, including community, business, industry, and government, to determine employment needs and develop appropriate relevant programming. Employers in Nova Scotia are demanding employees who possess global awareness, broad technological knowledge, and above-average skills in their occupational areas. Nova Scotia Community College is dedicated to developing and delivering programs that produce employable individuals who are highly skilled, knowledgeable, and competitive in occupational areas, and who possess good interpersonal skills, global awareness, and an appreciation for excellence. NSCC is involved in a variety of international activities. The mandate of the NSCC Centre for International Activities is the internationalization of Nova Scotia Community College. Implementation of the IYI Program enables the Centre for International Activities to fulfill its mandate.
Adresse : 5685 Leeds Street, PO Box 1153
Halifax, Nova Scotia,
B2J 2X1
FAX: (902) 491-1662
Veuillez visiter le site Internet de l'organisation offrant ce stage pour connaître ses exigences avant de lui envoyer votre curriculum vitae.
Personne ressource : Zoran Kondali
Courriel : zoran.kondali@nscc.ca
Pays : Bolivie
Ville : Cochabamba
Secteur : Éducation
Description du stage : The demise of the mining and cocaine industries in the Cochabamba region in Bolivia has in part led to a high number of homeless and displaced people, including children and youth. Fundación Amanecer operates eight shelters and homes for displaced children and youth and their mothers, offering basic shelter, educational services, counseling, and basic technical training. The intern will provide basic education and other support services to displaced children and youth.

As part of the Fundación Amanecer team, the intern will provide customized education services on an individual basis to a selected group of students in homes operated by the Foundation. Additional responsibilities will include the planning and implementation of social skill development activities for a number of displaced children and youth on a group basis. The intern will assist Amanecer staff in the provision of the above activities as part of an interdisciplinary team. The intern will be expected to:
- in cooperation with Fundación Amanecer staff identify and provide most appropriate education services on an individual basis, as well as social integration activities on a group basis for displaced children and youth
- identify and evaluate learning needs of individual students
- plan, develop and implement customized learning plans and tools for children and youth
- in agreement with Fundación Amanecer staff identify, plan and implement appropriate social skill development and reintegration programs
- brief local staff on prevalent practices in Canada
- provide general child care duties
- coordinate activities with other program components of the Foundation
- perform related duties as required.
Organisation d'accueil : Fundacion Amanecer
Détails au sujet de l'organisation d'accueil : Fundación Amanecer’s (http://www.amanecer-bolivia.org/amanecer.htm) clients include displaced children and youth ages newborn to eighteen years as well as the mothers of these children and youth. Fundación Amanecer has more than twenty years of experience providing for their clients a number of support services, such as shelter, food, clothing, formal and informal education, medical and dental care, and counselling. In addition, basic technical training is offered in programs such as metal working, carpentry, agricultural technology, and automotive mechanics.