Sepcial Education Assistant

Job Code: 3674113

Job Details

File: 23/24 – 98a February 7, 2024

JOB POSTING

POSITION : SPECIAL EDUCATION ASSISTANT – 28 hrs per week

Special Education Assistant 22.5 Hours per week

Special Education Assistant-LINKS 5.5 Hours per week

Starting Salary Range: $24.15 - $28.87 per hour (Effective July 1, 2023)

*Plus Benefit Package (as per CUPE Local 2145 Collective Agreement)

LOCATION : SMITHERS SECONDARY SCHOOL

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Completion of Grade 12 (Dogwood Certificate)
  • Education Assistant Certification or equivalent post-secondary training
  • Minimum of one-year post-secondary training related to working with children with special needs;
  • Training in Non-Violent Crisis Management Techniques (e.g. CPI training) and POPARD (Provincial Outreach Program for Autism and Related Behaviour Disorders) would be an asset
  • One (1) year experience working with students with special needs in a K-12 educational environment
  • Familiarity with computer software for students with special needs would be an asset
  • Demonstrated ability to use initiative to determine, judge and select appropriate course of action
  • Familiarity with Workers’ Compensation Board (WCB) safety procedures
  • Valid Class 5 – BC Driver’s Licence and an exemplary driving record as demonstrated by a current drivers’ abstract
  • Willing to carry out personal care procedures.Ensures that training is up to date if specific health care routines are required
  • Physical ability to perform the required duties

Posted On
March 27, 2024
Closing Date & Time
Ongoing

Job Type
Part Time
Job Category
ECE, EA and Support Staff
City
Smithers
School/Location
Smithers Secondary School
Employment Start Date
Start Immediately
Mandatory Document
  • Resume
  • Cover Letter
  • Certificates & Diplomas