Bragg Creek Educational Services invites applications for a part-time (15 hours/week, 5 mornings/week) position as an Educational Assistant implementing specialized services for children with a variety of learning needs.
The successful candidate will be able to establish a positive rapport with children as well as maintaining effective working relationships with school personnel and outside agencies.
EA positions are available at preschools and daycares in Banff, Calgary NE and Calgary SW.
Wages start at $22/hour, with the possibility of more hours.
-Assists children as directed by the teacher either in a group setting or with an individual child
-Encourages the development of positive self-esteem of children
-Implement, in consultation with the teacher, educational programming
-Monitor and document children's progress
-Reinforce instructional strategies as directed by the teacher and IPP in programming for the diverse needs of the children
-High school diploma or equivalent
-One or more years relevant experience or related post-secondary education
-Teaching Assistant Certificate or enrolled in a teaching assistant program
-CPR/first aid training considered an asset
-Experience working in a school environment
-Outstanding verbal/written communication skills
-Ability to establish a rapport with children
-Excellent organizational skills
-Ability to adapt and manage changing priorities
-Ability to work independently as well as cooperatively with a team of educational professionals
Submit resume & cover letter with 3 professional references to:
Michelle Thompson-Blair, email@example.com
Candidate must have current Criminal Record & Vulnerable Sector check.