BLUEWATER DISTRICT SCHOOL BOARD
INVITES APPLICATIONS FOR THE FOLLOWING
PERMANENT EDUCATIONAL ASSISTANT POSITION
COMMENCING AS SOON AS POSSIBLE
Interviews may be conducted via telephone or using technology.
GROW YOUR CAREER IN BLUEWATER
As one of the area’s largest employers, Bluewater District School Board has approximately 3,000 permanent and casual employees who serve 16,800 students and their families across 8,673 square kilometres within Bruce and Grey Counties on the traditional lands of the Saugeen Ojibway Nation.
Come to Bluewater to experience the trails, sandy beaches, meandering rivers, and welcoming communities. Stay to experience a progressive career path with an employer that is dedicated to providing a positive working environment, along with competitive compensation and benefits!
EXTERNAL PERMANENT EDUCATIONAL ASSISTANT POSITION
An Educational Assistant is responsible to the school Principal to provide medical, physical and safety/supervision support to students with intensive special education needs in elementary and secondary schools.
To be eligible, applicants must hold a secondary school diploma plus completion of a post-secondary education program in one of the following: Education Support Worker, Educational Assistant Certificate, Early Childhood Educator, Social Service Worker, Developmental Services Worker, Child and Youth Worker, Educational Assistant Apprenticeship Program or equivalent education and/or experience.
As per Article 16.08, The Board may require an Educational Assistant to have additional qualifications for positions which require specific medical, physical or communication skills.
Applicants that meet all eligibility requirements will be consider for an interview. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
1. The closing date to apply to this posting is Thursday, October 22, 2020 at 4:00 p.m.
2. Interested candidates will submit an application to the Principal by email with subject line indicating “brief description of position, last name”. The application will include:
- A resume
- A cover letter
- Written permission to check references
- Proof of completed post-secondary education
PENINSULA SHORES DISTRICT SCHOOL (Wiarton)
Principal – Kay Fawcett
One (1) permanent part-time (0.2 FTE) Educational Assistant required.
Daily schedule from approximately 10:15 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.
"Applicants are encouraged to self-identify and notify Human Resources Services if any accommodations are required to participate in the recruitment process."
Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Job Types: Part-time, Permanent
Salary: $0.00 per year