Educational Assistants (Supply)
The Windsor-Essex Catholic District School Board (WECDSB) invites applications for the role of Temporary Educational Assistant. The Educational Assistant is responsible for the support to students with exceptional needs within our Elementary and Secondary schools, our focus is on the success of our most vulnerable, by creating positive, welcoming, safe learning environments where every child can achieve success. Candidates must be available to work on an on-call basis Monday to Friday throughout Windsor-Essex County.
Applicants must possess a secondary school diploma and two year or three year Community College Diploma in one of the following: Child & Youth Care, Educational Assistant, Developmental Services Worker, Educational Support Worker, Autism and Behavioural Science
Preference will be given to those applicants who also possess;
1-2 years of related experience with school aged special needs children
Ability to perform physical tasks including lifting, transferring, toileting and diapering procedures as required
Current Behaviour Management Systems, First Aid and CPR training is an asset
Proven ability to work collaboratively within a team setting
An understanding and commitment to confidentiality
An awareness and appreciation of Catholic Education and the Board’s Mission Statement
A valid driver’s licence is required
Applicants must include cover letter and resume, as well as a copy of your diploma and any additional certificates.
We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.
Accommodations for disabilities will be provided upon request to support participation in all aspects of the application process
November 12, 2020