School Administrative Assistant / Educational Assistant
Peace Wapiti Public School Division
Grande Prairie, AB
School Demographics:ECS to Grade 8

The successful candidate must be a team player who enjoys an ever-changing busy work environment. The individual will have exceptional telephone and other communication skills, a good understanding of accounting processes and will be proficient with computers and software programs. The individual will be highly organized, have a positive attitude and professional demeanor. An excellent work ethic is essential along with a love for children. Previous office experience is preferred.

Duties to include, but not limited to: writing correspondence, reception, word processing, PASI prep, PowerSchool Student Information System, and other general school office duties.

Proficient computer skills will be considered an asset

Experience in any of the indicated software

Able to meet outside school hours

Able to work as part of a team

Good interpersonal skills

Punctual, dependable and responsible

Along with the School Administrative Assistant duties, this position will also be for a Temporary Part Time Educational Assistant. We are seeking a student-focused educational assistant. The ideal candidate will enjoy working in a collaborative environment. Experience working in a classroom setting would be an asset.
The preferred candidate will also have a genuine love for children with diverse learning needs and the willingness to take the initiative and work independently.

Administrative Assistant: Salary is commensurate with education and experience. The salary range for this position is $20.53/hour to $26.01/hour.

Educational Assistant: Salary is commensurate with education and experience. The salary range for this position is $18.86/hour to $24.83/hour.

Hours of Work:
Effective:August 26, 2019 to June 26, 2020
Closing Date: May 24, 2019 at 04:00 PM
To express your interest in this role, click the ‘Apply Now’ button below to email your cover letter and resume, including three references. PDF format is preferred.

Alternatively, you may mail your cover letter and resume, including three references to:

Human Resources
c/o Peace Wapiti Public School Division
8611A – 108 Street, Grande Prairie AB T8V 4C5

For further information contact Susan Karpisek, Director of Human Resources at (780) 532-8133.

Eligible employees may qualify for a comprehensive benefit package designed to enhance your work and family life; including Life, Disability, Dental, Health and Vision Benefits, and a Registered Pension plan.

A current criminal records check is a requirement of employment. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

As an employer, Peace Wapiti Public School Division reserves the right to check internal and external references prior to an interview. By applying for a position with Peace Wapiti Public School Division, you are authorizing school division officials to contact individuals listed as references, or other individuals/organizations, regarding employment-related and/or professional information for the purpose of determining suitability, eligibility and qualifications for employment.

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