Supply Educational Assistants – Muskoka Area


Posting #:               EA-2019-303
Location:                Muskoka, ON

Have you considered a job as an Educational Assistant? Do you enjoy helping children realize their full potential? We are actively seeking individuals for our Supply Educational Assistant List to fill daily absence and long term temporary positions. Below is a summary of the qualifications required for the position. You can apply for this position by following the link below. The Trillium Lakelands District School Board covers three geographic areas including: the City of Kawartha Lakes, Muskoka District and Haliburton County. You may choose which geographic area you wish to work in. An appointment as a Supply Educational Assistant could lead to permanent employment, if desired. Thank you for considering employment with the Trillium Lakelands District School Board.

Qualifications Required:

  • Child and Youth Worker Diploma, D.S.W., E.C.E. or E.A. Diploma  OR  a 2 year College Diploma or University Degree, plus experience working with elementary or secondary age students or individuals with special needs and/or behavioural difficulties
  • Effective communication skills and the ability to work cooperatively with others
  • A sensitivity to the individual needs of children
  • Experience working with children who have Autism and/or behavioural issues is an asset
  • Non Violent Crisis Prevention and Intervention (CPI) and/or Behaviour Management Systems (BMS) training and/or Understanding & Managing Aggressive Behaviour training is an asset
  • Assistive Technology experience with different student software is an asset
  • Good knowledge of Google and Gmail software
  • Physically fit and have the ability to lift on a daily basis
  • Toileting experience
  • Own transportation

Please be advised:

  • Prior to any applicant being accepted for a Supply Educational Assistant position, the candidate will be required to demonstrate to the Trillium Lakelands District School Board that they have the ability to perform the essential duties of the job. Potential candidates must agree to complete the physical abilities pre-employment screening test at a service provider contracted by the TLDSB. All job offers are conditional on the candidate passing all components of this test.
  • There will be no contract of service with Trillium Lakelands District School Board prior to the candidate passing the requirements of the Board-approved physical testing.
  • The candidates selected for the position will be required to provide a Vulnerable Sector Check.

Hours of Work:          vary depending on assignment up to 7 hours per day, Mon – Fri
Hourly Rate:              $19.79/hr for the first 25 days then $20.67/hr

Applications (in either a .pdf or .docx format) outlining experience and qualifications should be forwarded quoting the job file # (below) to:

Employee Services Officer – Support Staff
Lindsay Education Centre

Muskoka Supply List : File# EA-2019-303
Click here to submit an electronic application.

Trillium Lakelands District School Board complies with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). If you require accommodation for a disability during any stage of the recruitment/hiring process, please contact the Employee Services Officer – Support Staff at ext. 22186.

The Trillium Lakelands District School Board would like to thank all respondents. However, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Interviews are conducted on an as-needed basis throughout the school year. Resumes will be retained on file for six months.

2019-03-06T09:40:56-05:00October 2nd, 2018|
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