Educational Assistant

Silver Sage Colony School

Prairie Rose Public Schools is seeking a part time Educational Assistant to join the team at Silver Sage Colony School effective August 27, 2021 to June 28, 2022. Silver Sage Colony School is located approximately 15 km east of Foremost, AB. This position involves providing one to one individualized student support. Duties include but are not limited to planning and administering specialized activities as well as providing assistance with activities in the regular classroom. The Educational Assistant will promote a positive learning environment while respecting the confidentiality of the teacher, students, and parent community.

About Prairie Rose Public Schools:

Prairie Rose School Division is located in the South-Eastern region of Alberta and educates approximately 3400 students in the communities of Bow Island, Cypress County, County of 40 Mile, Foremost, MD of Acadia Valley, Oyen, Redcliff and Special Areas. The Division consists of 17 public schools, 2 Outreach schools and 18 Hutterite Colony schools. Our Division office is located in Dunmore, Alberta, near the city of Medicine Hat.

Qualifications

● High School Diploma ● Education Assistant certificate or equivalent; preferred ● Strong communication skills; both written and verbal ● Proven ability to work effectively with all students in an inclusive learning environment ● Previous work experience with special needs and English Language Learners is an asset

Terms of Employment

Tuesdays 9:00 am - 2:00 pm Thursdays 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Submission Details

Please submit your resume, including two (2) Professional References and a completed Reference Release Form to: Diane Copland – Principal, Silver Sage Colony School Email: dianecopland@prrd8.ca Phone: 403-866-0923 Deadline for receipt of applications is Friday, August 20, 2021 at 4:00 pm.

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