The Burnaby School District is seeking an Education Assistant to work at the BC School for the Deaf (BCSD).
Education Assistants are responsible for providing support in the classroom, around the school, and within the community. Specifically, assistance is provided in the following:
• Behaviour management
• Curriculum implementation
• Social skills development
• Personal care
• Physical assistance
To be considered, candidates must have the following:
• Successful completion of a recognized program in special needs assistance;
• One (1) year of relevant experience; or an equivalent combination of training and/or
• Fluency in American Sign Language (ASL)
Hours of Work = 30 per week
Rate of Pay = $34.09
If you are passionate about supporting students to succeed and pride yourself in promoting an inclusive environment, we want to hear from you.
Applications will only be accepted through Make A Future (www.makeafuture.ca)
Please submit a complete application package, which includes your resume, cover letter, references, and any supporting documentation including proof of completion of program and any related courses/certificates (i.e. POPARD, NVCI, etc.).
The Burnaby School District values inclusion and embraces diversity as a strength. Our goal is for all individuals to feel a sense of belonging in a safe, supportive and welcoming community. We encourage applications from all qualified individuals, including Indigenous, Black, people of colour, all genders, LGBTQ2+ and persons with disabilities.
Successful completion of a criminal record search is a legislated requirement and will be completed upon hire. We thank all applicants for this position, however, only those individuals under consideration will be contacted.