Education Assistance Level 1 - Basic Signing #49

Job Code: 3695966

Job Details

School District No. 22 is currently accepting applications for education assistant Level 1 - Basic Signing.

POSITION SUMMARY: Educational Assistant Level 1 - . 30 Hours per week - 10 Month position. This position is temporary to June 27, 2024 or sooner depending on return of incumbent.

REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Six (6) months relevant training which includes recent Okanagan College Education Assistant certificate, or equivalent education, (eg., similar to a 450 hour post-secondary EA program) including practicum experience or training in dealing with resistant students and conflict resolution.
  • Background in signed communication and American Sign Language (ASL). Course work must be proficient at Level 3 ASLPI (ASL Proficiency Interview) or equivalent.
  • Previous experience desirable.

KNOWLEDGE, ABILITIES AND SKILLS:

  • Knowledge and sensitivity to deaf culture and understanding / knowledge of the specific learning needs of students with hearing loss.
  • Proven ability to learn and successfully use new technology and to possess literacy, numeracy and English skills.
  • Personal attributes required include strong interpersonal skills, demonstrated initiative, flexibility and good communication skills.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality.

Services will not be required on In-Service and Non-Instructional Days.

WAGE:

  • 30.59

SHIFT:

  • Schedule is dependent upon student needs

While all applicants will be considered, preference will be given to qualified applicants who self-declare Indigenous ancestry.

Posting #49

Posted On
May 11, 2024
Closing Date & Time
Ongoing

Job Type
Part Time
Job Category
ECE, EA and Support Staff
City
Vernon
School/Location
Multiple locations
Salary
30.59