School & Guidance Counsellor (4033)

As outlined by Manitoba Education, certified school counsellors are required to possess a bachelors degree in Education, a valid teaching certificate, 30 credit hours of university course work at the post-baccalaureate level (or above), and a minimum of 2 years successful teaching experience.

Visit the links below for more information on occupational duties and educational requirements.

University of Manitoba

-Calendar and Registration Guide

-Faculty of Education homepage

Links to Sites

-National Occupational Classification

-Working in Canada - Winnipeg

-Alberta Learning Information Service - OCCinfo

-Occupational Outlook Handbook - Job outlook for U.S.

-O*NET -detailed occupational information
-A Day in the Life: Guidance Counsellor - The Princeton Review
-Manitoba School Counsellors' Association

-Manitoba Teachers' Society (MTS)

-Guidance & Counselling - Manitoba Education, Citizenship & Youth

-Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association

-School Counsellors Chapter

-Ontario School Counsellors' Association

-The American School Counselor Association

-Contact Point - A Site for Career Development Practitioners

-Information for foreign-trained educational counsellors - Canadian Information Centre for International Credentials

Updated: April 18, 2017