Full Time | Alert Bay

Education Assistant

We are accepting applications for one (1) term position of Education Assistant at the T’lisalagi’lakw School for the remainder of the 2023-2024 school year.

Reporting to: T’lisalagi’lakw School Principal

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Deliver individual student learning plans as directed by the Principal
  • Collaborate with Special Education Coordinator/Teacher
  • Monitor student progress as required
  • Maintain a daily activity log and provide written summaries or reports
  • Supervise students as required as per school policies and procedures
  • Assist with student field trips as required
  • Participate in extra-curricular activities as required
  • Consult with cultural workers regularly and as required
  • Treat students in a respectful, responsible and fair manner with due consideration to the students’ social and psychological development
  • Ensure that the school discipline policy is adhered to
  • Maintain effective and collaborative relationships with school staff and parents/guardians
  • Demonstrate responsible and professional behaviour towards attendance and work schedules
  • Provide recess and noon hour supervision as required
  • Work with Speech Pathologist to assist in speech and language support
  • Other related duties as may be required from time to time

EDUCATION / QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Grade 12 preferred
  • EA certification preferred
  • A minimum of 1-year related experience working directly with elementary school aged children, preferably in a First Nations environment
  • Superior communications skills particularly with school aged children
  • Satisfactory Criminal Record Check & Vulnerable Sector Search

WAGE:

  • $22.55 – $27.56 depending on education, qualifications, and experience.

This posting will remain open until filled (within this school year). Please send resume and cover letter to: humanresources@namgis.bc.ca or by hand delivery to the Administration Office at 49 Atli Street.