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White Rock Christian Academy is seeking candidates for a full-time SEA position for our Sr. School (Secondary School) for January, 2021. The position currently includes assisting grade 9 and 10 students in their classes.

We seek an individual who is confident collaborating within a team and effectively supporting High School students socially, emotionally and academically.   The position works closely with the Education Support Services Coordinator who is the supervisor of our SEAs.

 

Special Education Assistant will:

  • Be an advocate for students and their needs
  • Maintain confidentiality
  • Communicate professionally and appropriately with coordinators, teachers, students and parents
  • Work with teachers to facilitate the participation of all students with learning differences in classroom activities
  • Provide support to the student individually or in small groups
  • Participate in school-based team meetings
  • Assist in adapting situations, environment, materials and activities so the student can be successful
  • Implement planned strategies and activities for the student
  • Keep anecdotal records, work samples etc. to document student progress and history.

 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Education Assistant Certificate (or equivalent)
  • Experience and/or further training in supporting students with autism or FASD, personal care needs, or other learning differences
  • Crisis intervention training and First Aid
  • High School trained, comfort with Grades 9-12
  • Experience with IB (International Baccalaureate)
  • Evidence of involvement in a local Christian faith community
  • Ability to work in a collaborative, inclusive work environment
  • Evidence of courage, integrity, transparency and honesty in relationships

 

Please complete the online application and email your resume and statement of faith to:

Cheryl Penner, ESS Coordinator
pennerc@wrca.ca