St. Mary's Catholic School (Cranbrook, BC) invites applications at this time for:
Certified Education Assistant
Effective: Full Time, for immediate start
St. Mary's Catholic School is a place where students are truly nurtured in a safe, caring learning community. Students are challenged to grow and develop academically, spiritually, emotionally and physically in an atmosphere that models good citizenship, connection and extensive leadership opportunities. Our committed team of educators are united by a common vision to provide a supportive environment where each child is known by all staff and welcomed daily. We are in search of a Certified Education Assistant to join our team in support of these core values. This is a full-time assignment, for immediate start, providing in-class academic and pullout support.
Preference will be given to candidates with the following qualifications: Commitment to Catholic Education
Identification with and participation in the life of a Catholic parish
Training specific to the role (Educational Assistant/Behaviour Intervention)
Additional training in Applied Behavioral Analysis/Intervention, Autism Spectrum Disorder and CPI are an asset
Successful Educational Assistant experience
Ability to foster a positive working relationship with children and families, colleagues and administration
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with ability to work collaboratively toward improving student achievement
Ability to use discretion when dealing with confidential matters
First Aid Training Certificate is an asset
In order to be considered for any position with CISND, the application must be complete. If you are not able to provide the documentation, please provide a reason in your cover letter. Do not submit reference letters.
The following is to be included in your application: Cover letter
Resume listing special certificates, licenses, honours and awards (for the position being advertised)
Certificates and Post Secondary Transcripts (for the position being advertised)
Evaluation report from employer/practicum supervisor
CISND Pastoral Reference formCatholic Applicants must include: Certificate of Catholic baptism or RCIA Certificate
Certificate of Catholic marriage, if applicable
As a condition of employment, successful candidates must complete Diocesan Safe Environment training and will be required to submit the following: Photocopy of Canadian Birth Certificate or Canadian Passport (documentation to indicate you are legally entitled to work in Canada).
Social Insurance Number
Photocopy of Driver's License