New Job Education Assistant In British Columbia

Education Assistant
Education Assistant

Education Assistant

Company : School District 91 (External Postings)
Salary : $18,000–$21,000 a year
Location : British Columbia

Full Description

Summerland Montessori School is a non-profit, independent school located in the beautiful Okanagan Valley of Summerland, British Columbia. The school has an AIM French program that teaches students from kindergarten to grade 5 and meets their individual learning needs.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and determined education assistant, our ideal candidate would be under the supervision of a head teacher or designated teacher. The Education Assistant provides classroom support for students.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

These may include, but are not limited to:

  • In co-ordination with teachers, the principal/vice-principal and the school based team provide support in the classroom.
  • Provides caring, committed and supportive relationships with students and families.
  • Assist students in the development of effective academic and social, emotional and behavioral strategies.
  • Monitor student progress through the collection of objective data as requested.
  • Implement adjustments and modifications as outlined in the Individual Education Plan (IEP).
  • Technology is used to support student learning.
  • Participate in professional training related to Montessori and other educational initiatives. )
  • Model a strong work ethic, high standards of commitment, and maintain excellent professionalism in all interactions with co-workers, students, and parents.
  • Attend meetings and accompany students on field trips as required.
  • Both in and out of school, I participate in community building events.
  • Promote and support the mission, vision, and values of the school.
  • He was assigned other related duties.


  • Education Assistant diploma
  • At least four months of recent and successful experience working with children in structured programs or school settings. '

Additional Preferences

  • 1-2 years' experience
  • Valid First Aid

Salary and Benefits

  • Salary based on the approved Education Assistant salary scale, dependent on experience and schedule availability.
  • And health and dental plan? :)
  • RRSP match program
  • Regular professional development
  • Paid sick/personal days.
  • As an independent non-profit school, we operate on a cost recovery basis. While we are unable to be competitive with private and public school salaries, our schedule flexibility, professional development opportunities, benefits and paid sick/personal days make up for it.