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J.H. BRUNS COLLEGIATE - 6.5 EASN Skills for Living Program (...

locationWinnipeg - Manitoba (MB),

atThe Louis Riel School Division/Le Division Scolair...

Estimated salary $16 an hour

Job Description:

BULLETIN NUMBER 390/P/20 DATE POSTED: August 24, 2020
SCHOOL J.H. BRUNS COLLEGIATE
COMMENCING: September 2, 2020
COMPENSATION: Educational Assistant 2 Payband $22.55 to $26.15
HOURS: 6.5 hours per day
POSITION DESCRIPTION:
An Educational Assistant is required to work in the SLP Program. This program provides an alternative setting for students
with profound developmental and/or multiple disabilities. The incumbent may be required to participate in various
recreational activities. Knowledge and experience working with physically, behaviourally and cognitively challenged
students are required.
REQUIRED AND PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: •
completion of Educational Assistant/Para Educator program or related area of post-secondary education is required •
completion of Working Effectively with Violent and Aggressive Students (WEVAS) or equivalent training is strongly preferred •
First Aid and CPR training completed within the probationary period (90 working days) •
strong knowledge of or training in crisis intervention, anger and behaviour management techniques •
ability to meet physical demands of position which may include lifting or transferring •
proficiency as a swimmer to support students in swimming classes •
a valid Manitoba Driver’s Licence, driver’s abstract, and access to a reliable vehicle •
demonstrated ability to work as a team member •
experience in supporting students with medical needs •
excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills •
demonstrated ability to explain concepts and issues to children and develop rapport with students,

on a one-to-one basis and in

group settings •
good problem solving skills and the ability to interpret situations accurately and act accordingly •
ability to assist in the area of personal care needs •
ability to support student participation and participate in swim programming as required •
a positive outlook with a belief in the ethic of caring and inclusion •
excellent verbal and written communication skills in both official languages (English and French) may be required •
a specific gender may be required depending on the individual needs and programming requirements involved with a student •
work effectively with students who are multi-handicapped •
work with medically fragile students •
assist with physiotherapy programming
APPLICATION PROCEDURE:
Please apply by using the LRSD online submission process at www.lrsd.net. Upload your resume and cover letter
including the names of three references, and address to: Lisa Aitken, Assistant Superintendent, Louis Riel School Division
APPLICATION DEADLINE: 4:00 p.m., Monday, August 31, 2020
IMPORTANT NOTES RELATING TO YOUR APPLICATION: •
Bulletin number must be quoted on each application; a separate application is required for each job Bulletin. •
Selection of candidates shall adhere to existing CUPE 3473 collective agreement provisions. •
Offer of employment with the Louis Riel School Division will be subject to the results of a Criminal Record Check (including

Vulnerable Sector Search) and a clear report from the Child Abuse Registry. •
We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

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