Educational assistant for Evergreen Independent School. Evergreen Independent School is a caring and respectful community which provides a balanced education primarily for students from the Cowichan Valley, combining academic excellence and individual development, and ensuring that all students are safe, accepted and respected. This is a casual position, typically 8:00am-3:30pm Monday-Friday, with the potential for extra hours. Holidays align with school holidays.

Job Requirements


Experience working with elementary school aged students.

Ability to work effectively with co-workers, students and society members with diplomacy and professionalism.

Knowledge of current child development theories and understanding of the theories behind various learning styles.

Ability to support and respond to different learning styles. Specialized training is an asset.

Time management skills with ability to be flexible and multitask.

Ability to understand and follow a lesson plan as set out by the classroom teacher.

Willingness to learn new skills.

Ability to lead a group of elementary-aged students.

Accepts direction from teaching staff and colleagues when appropriate.

Specialized Knowledge/Education:

Post secondary training in educational related subject areas, example special educational assistant diploma, early childhood educator diploma, behaviour intervention certificate.

Current first aid certificate.

Current criminal record check


Starting wage 21.17/Hr

Benefits package including: Extended medical, Vision, Dental, Life Insurance, Group RRSP(pending minimum FTE requirements)

Job Category:
ECE, EA and Support Staff
Evergreen Independent School
Posting Date:
11/4/2021 8:00:00 PM
Cobble Hill, British Columbia