1.0 FTE Long Term Occasional Education Assistant

Posted on January 12, 2022. Primary Region: Kenora, ON


Invites applications for the following 1.0 FTE Long Term Occasional position:

Education Assistant

At: St. John Paul II School
(Formerly Pope John Paul II School)

Start Date: ASAP
End Date: March 31st, 2022

Overall Responsibilities:
• Responsible to act professionally and to support the school’s safe, inclusive and accepting learning environment by being a positive role model at all times
• Responsible for carrying out duties assigned by the Principal, Learning Resource Teacher and Teachers
• Responsible for supporting the needs of a student

• Support the implementation of Individual Education Plans (IEP)
• Collaborate with staff on a regular basis to review students’ programs
• Support student Behaviour Success and Intervention Plans which may include containing the student
• Supervise student in all school-related settings, including field trips
• Track and maintain student data as requested by the Principal, Learning Resource Teacher and Teachers
• At the Principal’s discretion perform other duties as required which are considered within the intent and scope of this position as a board employee
• Participate in Health and Safety training

• Grade 12 diploma or equivalent is required
• College diploma in related field (EA, CYW, SSW)
• Training and/or experience working with students with varying degrees of behavioural, social and emotional needs
• Knowledge and experience in ABA principles and practices
• Strong collaboration skills working with a multi-disciplinary team
• Ability to adapt as required to meet the needs of a diverse school community
• Computer literacy is preferred

Please include with your cover letter and resume copies of:

• EA, CYW, SSW Diploma or equivalent if attained
• List any additional education and/or experience working with students with varying degrees of special education needs
• The names and contact information of three current professional references, including at least 1 immediate supervisor

Interested candidates are invited to submit a cover letter and resume outlining qualifications and experience quoting competition number 2022-06
no later than January 17, 2022 at 4:00 pm to:

Mrs. Krista Helsel
Manager of Human Resource Services
Kenora Catholic District School Board
1292 Heenan Place
Kenora, Ontario P9N 2Y8
Phone: 807 468-9851
Fax: 807 468-8094
Email: hr@kcdsb.on.ca

Please note that at this time applications will only be received online at hr@kcdsb.on.ca or via Apply to Education at: http://kcdsb.simplication.com/
We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those individuals granted an interview will be contacted. The Successful Candidate will be required to produce a current satisfactory Vulnerable Sector Check, TB Test and COVID 19 Vaccination Attestation prior to commencing in role.

Accommodations for persons with disabilities are available during the recruitment and selection process. Applicants need to make their required accommodations known in advance by contacting the Human Resources Department at 807-468-9851.


1290 Heenan Place
Kenora, ON

Job type: Contract

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Contact Information

Krista Helsel
Phone: 807-468-9851