A Great Place to Learn!
School District No. 22 (Vernon) is currently accepting applications for casual/on-call Education Assistants for the 2020-21 school year.
Under the supervision of the Teacher/Administrator, provide academic and behaviour support for identified student(s). This position could require personal care, including medical care, for identified students which may be physically demanding.
REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Six (6) months relevant training which includes recent Okanagan College Education Assistant certificate including practicum experience or training in dealing with resistant students and conflict resolution
Familiarity with current computer programs such as Boardmaker, Intellitools, Clicker, Kurzweil, etc.
Possess and maintain current First Aid and/or CPR Certificate.
KNOWLEDGE, ABILITIES AND SKILLS:
Proven ability to learn and successfully use new technology and to possess literacy, numeracy and English skills.
Proven ability to develop rapport with students and work in a team setting.
Personal attributes required include strong interpersonal skills, demonstrated initiative, flexibility, good communication skills.
This is a union position, CUPE Local 5523 and the hourly rate of pay is $24.31 - $26.44 plus 9% in lieu of vacation pay and statutory holidays.