S2324-68 Educational Assistants – Caslan School

Full Time
  • Full Time
  • Caslan

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Northern Lights Public Schools is located in the heart of Alberta’s Lakeland region, which offers residents a multitude of outdoor recreation opportunities and stunning displays of the Aurora Borealis. The division is focused on ensuring all students have the opportunity to succeed and has designated numeracy and student mental health and wellness as division priorities.

Northern Lights Public Schools invites applications for the following position:

S2324-68 Educational Assistants – Caslan School

We are seeking two full-time (1.0 fte) and part-time (0.615 fte) position commencing as soon as possible and for the remainder of the 2023-2024 school year. The assignments involve assisting with student educational program needs including social skills, behaviour skills, self-help and personal care needs. These positions require a compassionate and energetic individual to work in a team environment.

Caslan School is located 45km SW of the Town of Lac La Biche with approximately 100 students in grades K-8. The majority of students attending are from the Buffalo Lake Metis Settlement. Caslan School has a focus of using the arts and cultures toc elebrate student learning and community.

Preference will be given to applicants who have :

Post-Secondary training and/or experience as an Educational Assistant

Knowledge and experience with behavioural strategies

Experience working one-on-one and/or in a group setting

Knowledge of documentation procedures and proficiency with computers

Knowledge and experience in alternate communication strategies

Experience assisting student with self-help and personal care needs

Familiarity with strategies to address different learning styles and experience with Individual Program Plans

Training and skills that would be an asset include:

Relative experience in educational assistance, and/or rehabilitation

SIVA and/or Non-Violent Crisis Intervention training

How to Apply:

Interested applicants are required to create and complete all sections of their portfolio through the ‘Apply On-Line’ link on our website, in the employment section. Check your ‘Job Application Log’ to confirm that you have successfully applied. This position will remain open until filled.

The successful candidate will be required to obtain and provide a criminal records check which includes a vulnerable sectors check We thank all interested applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted

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