Northern Lights Public Schools is located in the heart of Alberta’s Lakeland region, which offers residents a multitude of outdoor recreation opportunities and stunning displays of the Aurora Borealis. The division is focused on ensuring all students have the opportunity to succeed and has designated numeracy and student mental health and wellness as division priorities.

Northern Lights Public Schools invites applications for the following position:

S2122-47 Educational Assistants - J. A. Williams High School

We are seeking two (2) full-time position to commence as soon as possible and for the remainder of the 2021-2022 school year. These assignment involve working one-on-one with students while assisting with student educational program needs including social skills, behavior skills, self-help, and personal care needs. These positions will require compassionate and energetic individuals to work in a team environment.

J. A. Williams High School is located in the Town of Lac La Biche with approximately 400 students in grades 9 to 12. Our mission is to engage the entire school community in learning through focus, reflection, and collaboration.

Preference will be given to applicants who have :

Post-Secondary training and/or experience as an Educational Assistant

Knowledge and experience with behavioral strategies

Experience working with students one-on-one

Knowledge of documentation procedures and proficiency with computers

Knowledge and experience in alternate communications strategies

Familiarity with strategies to address different learning styles and experience with Individual Program Plans

Training and skills that would be an asset include:

Previous experience at the High School level

Relative experience in educational assistance, nursing and/or rehabilitation

SIVA and/or Non-Violent Crisis Intervention training

How to Apply: Interested applicants are required to create and complete all sections of their portfolio through the 'Apply On-Line' link on our website, in the employment section. Check your 'Job Application Log' to confirm that you have successfully applied.

The successful application will be required to obtain a criminal records check.

We thank all interested applicants, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Job Category:
Management & Professionals
Northern Lights Public Schools
Posting Date:
10/14/2021 1:18:54 PM
Lac La Biche, Alberta