We

are accepting applications for the following:

Position: Temporary

Teacher Assistant II

Location: The

Learning Connection – Evansburg, AB

Start Date: As soon as a suitable candidate is found.

Hours of work: 3 hours per day - from 10:30am -

1:30pm, Monday to Friday, inclusive, until

June 28, 2023 or upon return of the incumbent, whichever happens sooner.

The competition will remain open until: November 21, 2022

REPORTS

TO:

Works under the direction and supervision

of the School Principal and/or designate.

SUMMARY:

The Teacher Assistant II provides

assistance in the classroom and performs student support duties to all students.

DUTIES:

The duties of this position are not

limited to the listed components, but will encompass 80% of the assigned duties

on a regular basis.

Acts

as an integral part of the IEP (Individual Education Plan) team, providing

support to the student on identified objectives.

Acts

as a liaison between students and professionals, providing information to

relevant staff regarding student specific program needs and progress (i.e.

School and divisional personnel, health care and other outside services

providers).

May

accompany students on outings within the community and transport students as

required.

Will

administer necessary medications in accordance with GYPSD policy.

Will

assist and/or provide personal and physical care as required.

Maintains

up-to-date anecdotal records of student’s behavior and program progress.

Provides

direct educational support to students in various classroom and other

school-related activities.

Uses

computers and other specialized equipment to provide support.

May answer phones along with teachers.

May

monitor students’ daily arrival & dismissal.

Monitors

class and/or students when the teacher is temporarily out of the room or during lunch hour when teachers switch.

Reports

safety and discipline concerns to the teacher and/or Principal.

Supports

students in the development of life-long learning, self-esteem, personal skills

and interests.

May

assist with the behavioral management of students.

Performs

other assigned duties that are within the area of knowledge and skills required

by the job description.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Completion

of grade 12 diploma or equivalent.

May

require a valid Class 5 Driver’s license.

Technology

and computer related skills.

May

require specialized training and/or experience dependent on students.

Excellent

oral and written communication skills.

Ability

to maintain a high level of confidentiality.

Ability

to work with minimal supervision and as a team player.

Physical

ability to perform the required duties.

In accordance with Board Policy, the

successful applicant will be required to provide the following:

Vulnerable

Sector Check

Child

Welfare Record Check

Evidence

of a Grade 12 Diploma or equivalent

Please submit the following:

A cover letter and resume

The resume must highlight professional qualifications, relevant

training and experience.

Please include a list of three references with permission for

Grande Yellowhead Public School Division to contact any or all

references.

We thank all applicants

for their interest however; we will contact only those selected for interviews.

To apply to this posting, you are required to log into your

account below and click the “apply” button at the bottom of the page. ONLY

ONLINE APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED.

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JOB INFORMATION
Job Category:
ECE, EA and Support Staff
Employer:
Grande Yellowhead Public School Division No.77
Posting Date:
11/14/2022 10:36:17 AM
Location:
Evansburg, Alberta
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