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Posted: 
2021-10-27
Job Type: 
Full Time
Employment length: 
Permanent
Language requirements: 
English
Education requirements: 
Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
Job experience: 
1 year to less than 2 years
Job industry: 
Education
Job Location: 
Whitehorse
QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE :

Please clearly demonstrate on your cover letter and resume, how you meet the following qualifications and experience: Grade 12 graduation or equivalent;

Experience working with youth;

Post-secondary training in Exceptionalities Worker Program, Special Education, Teacher Education, Early Childhood Education, Social Services or Medical Services would be an asset;

Experience providing direct medical services and supporting the basic needs of individuals dependent on such supports would be an asset;

Experience working with and delivering individualized programming supporting persons with multiple needs would be an asset. DESIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND SUITABILITY: Ability to work effectively with students, teachers and parents;

Adaptability to cope with a wide variety of situations;

Ability to work as a member of a team;

Good organizational, interpersonal and communication skills;

Flexibility to undertake a variety of assignments;

Ability to work with minimal supervision;

Willingness to work in alternate settings in and out of the school would be an asset. CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT: Security Clearance (Vulnerable Sector Check) prior to starting work;

Standard First Aid Certificate or a willingness to complete within 3 months;

Completion of the Educational Assistant Module by the end of the 2021/22 school year. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Include three references along with your cover letter and resume;

If you are a permanent (indeterminate) Educational Assistant in a Yukon school, you will need to seek permission from your Superintendent to apply on this job.

APPLY TO: Jean MacLean

Principal, Watson Lake Secondary School

By fax at 867-536-2518

By email at jean.maclean@yukon.ca OR TO APPLY FOR THIS OPPORTUNITY, GO TO: yukon.ca/en/employment/jobs-school