Educational Assistant – Sample job posting

Sample job posting: PLEASE NOTE that this sample posting is for
members of the Canadian Union of Public Employees, local 1238.
EDUCATIONAL ASSISTANT – Itinerant High Needs – North AreaLevel of Pay – $16.77 – $17.85
Job Status – Permanent, 32.5 hours per week

Available to start September 2015The Educational Assistant, under the direction of the Principal and/or
classroom teacher, will assist in the implementation of pupil programs
and services.Qualifications and Experience Required:

  1. post secondary diploma; DSW, SSW; however, related post secondary
    education with considerable related experience will also be considered;
  2. experience with autism spectrum disorders and related behavioural
    difficulties preferred;
  3. knowledge of augmentative communication systems an asset;
  4. supervising and implementing daily routines coordinated by the itinerant
    high needs teacher;
  5. implementing teacher designed and supervised instructional programs;
  6. communicating effectively with teachers and students relative to educational
    assistant duties;
  7. working effectively as part of many school teams;
  8. working in a flexible and independent manner.

This posting is open to Permanent CUPE 1238 employees and CUPE
1238 Temporary Casual employees; however first consideration is given
to permanent CUPE 1238 employees.
Applicants are asked to submit
a CUPE 1238 Standard Application form clearly stating their qualifications
and experience relative to the above requirements.

Deadline for applications is,
4:00 p.m. Thursday, May 22, 2003

April Dolson, Recruitment Officer
Chatham Regional Education Centre
P.O. Box 1000, Chatham, Ontario N7M 5L7 or
by fax: 1-519-354-1633

We appreciate all those who made application to this posting; however,
only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Isabell Carter
Chairperson of the Board
Paul De Sadeleer
Director of Education

Teaching Assistant – sample posting

File No.: K76-87-2003
Closing: May 29, 2003
Hours: Casual
Salary: $15.56 per hour
Primary Duties:

  • In accordance with the regulations of the Day Nurseries Act and under
    the general supervision of the Daycare Supervisor, the Daycare Teaching
    Assistant will be responsible for the supervision of children within
    the program at Oakwood Preschool Centre and will assist in the delivery
    of programs, maintaining daily operations, and perform other duties
    as assigned.


  • Grade 12 Diploma;
  • Minimum of 3 years’ related experience working with children (infant,
    toddlers, and pre-schoolers to 7 years of age).
  • Valid First Aid Certificate and Infant/Child CPR;
  • Must possess superior interpersonal, communication, organization,
    and customer service skills;
  • Able to relate compassionately with children;
  • Must be reliable and work effectively in a team environment;
  • Must be in good physical condition, lifting required;
  • Available for work on short notice and able to work flexible hours;

Note: A criminal reference check (C.P.I.C.) will be completed by the
successful candidate at their own expense.

Please apply quoting file number no later than 5:00 p.m. on the closing
date to:Human Resources,
216 Ontario Street,
Kingston, ON K7L 2Z3
Fax: (613) 546-1607
E-mail: hrcity@city.kingston.on.caWe are an employment equity employer. We thank all applicants for their
interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.