Special Education Assistants (SEAs)
Penticton Christian School (PCS) is a multi-denominational, multi-ethnical, K-12, Christian professional learning community. It is classified as a Group 1 independent school, providing provincially mandated BC curriculum to its students and employing both Teacher Regulation Branch-certified- as well as Independent School-certified teaching staff. It is located at #102-96 Edmonton Avenue, Penticton. Currently, PCS has a staff of 13 and an enrollment of 64 students.
The school has a strong and very successful special education program.
Up to three full-time (35 hours/week), special education assistant positions may be available at the school, beginning September 3, 2019, and ending June 19, 2020.
Successful candidates have committed Christians and possess the ability to work closely with other staff members, special education students, parents, and the school’s administration. Experience working with children with ASD or Down Syndrome would be an asset, as would IEP writing experience. Hourly wages will be commensurate with experience and the recommendations as contained in the 2019-2020 Compensation Report of the Society of Christian Schools in BC. Successful candidates are expected to attend the school year-opening staff meeting on August 29, 2019, @ 9:00 AM.
This posting is open to both current staff members as well as outside applicants. It may be cancelled at any time, without prior notice, and is subject to the school receiving additional special education funding. The school wishes to thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those candidates short-listed for an interview will be contacted.
For further information, please contact Mr Karl Boehmer, Principal, at 250-493-5233.
Applications (cover letter and resume) with supporting documentation, including references, transcripts, proof of prior (or related) experience as a special education assistant, and a statement of Christian faith should be submitted by August 19, 2019, 4:00 PM to the attention of:
Mr Karl Boehmer, Principal
Penticton Christian School
#102-96 Edmonton Avenue, Penticton, BC, V2A 2G8
Phone: 250-493-5233; Fax: 250-276-4124;