Education Assistant, Junior School
Crofton House School
Vancouver, BC
Exciting Opportunity for an Extraordinary Education Assistant

Education Assistant, Junior School

Full-time, Continuing Contract (40 hours/wk)

At Crofton House School, we inspire girls to discover and pursue their personal excellence from the first day of Junior Kindergarten to Grade 12 and beyond.

Bound by a belief in the power of all-girls education, Crofton House School fosters a strong sense of community among educators, staff, students and families. Here, everyone can contribute to the strength of our learning community - including you.

Crofton House School is seeking four experienced education assistants to work with teachers in Senior Kindergarten and the primary grade classrooms. You will be part of a collaborative teaching team supporting the positive growth and development of young girls in the Junior School. Fulfill your vision as an education assistant by joining this dynamic school community with motivated students, abundant resources, enriching professional development opportunities, inspirational colleagues and supportive parents. Teaching and learning are guided and enhanced by the principles of a student-centred, collaborative approach with an inquiry-based focus to deepen learning for young students.

Responsibilities:
Assist the Primary and SK teachers in performing specific tasks and responsibilities

Assist in providing individual and small group instruction

Support individual children as required

Prepare instructional materials and classroom visual displays

Work in collaboration with teachers to organize enriching programs

Support the creation of a play based learning environment

Supervise children at lunch and at play outside

Qualifications:
Education Assistant Certificate/Diploma or equivalent

Previous experience an asset

Awareness of the learning styles of girls and young women

Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively

Excellent communication skills

Flexible and innovative in approaching challenge

Highly organized with attention to detail

Strong time management skills

Employment and Application Details:
Please note that applicants must be able to legally work in Canada.

Apply online at www.croftonhouse.ca/careers by January 27, 2019.

We thank all candidates in advance. We will, however, contact only those selected for an interview.

No phone calls please.

For more information, please visit www.croftonhouse.ca/careers

About Crofton House School

Crofton House School is a university preparatory day school for girls from junior kindergarten to grade 12. Set on a beautiful ten-acre campus in Vancouver, we offer an inclusive, supportive community of dedicated teachers, involved parents, and enthusiastic students. Collaborative, student-centred, inquiry-based education and world-class facilities create a unique learning environment where each girl can reach her full potential.

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