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Educational Assistant - Home School Liaison

  • $0.00
  • Brandon

The Brandon School Division is currently accepting applications for an Educational Assistant - Home School Liaison at Waverly Park School.

To apply online please visit the Brandon School Division website at www.bsd.ca.

Deadline for receipt of applications is 12:00 noon, Thursday, October 29, 2020.

Purpose of Position

The Home School Liaison provides a communication link between Brandon School Division staff, the students, their families and community resources. The primary focus of the Home School Liaison is to record, monitor and follow up on student attendance and related issues on an individual basis.


Duties and Responsibilities

Are established by the School Principal within the parameters of the job profile.


Required Qualifications

  • Grade 12 education or equivalent.
  • Educational Assistant Certificate or equivalent 1 - 2 years related experience.
  • Demonstrated ability to follow standardized work methods and processes while working with children to support learning.
  • Demonstrated basic knowledge of computers and office software for using spreadsheets/school attendance systems.
  • Effective reading and understanding is required to work with others, follow/give directions/instructions, respond to requests and follow up with students.
  • Demonstrated basic mathematical skills are used to compile attendance, basic writing skills are required to prepare correspondence and attendance records.
  • Effective interpersonal and communication skills to work directly with students in a classroom environment, including the ability to motivate, explain and manage potentially difficult/emotional situations, and to work collaboratively with parents, teachers and other staff.
  • Demonstrated ability to function at the level of knowledge required of the students, e.g., in English, Mathematics, etc.
  • Class 5 Driver's License.
  • First Aid, CPR.


Preferred Qualifications

  • English as an Additional Language.
  • Non-Violent Crisis Intervention is preferred; suicide intervention training may be necessary.
  • Basic understanding of child and adolescent development and behaviour.
  • WHMIS training.

Permanent CUPE employees presently on staff will be given first consideration.


Employment will be subject to a Criminal Record Check and a Child Abuse Registry Check completed within the four months preceding the date of application with results satisfactory to the Brandon School Division.

Brandon School Division will give consideration to gender equity, visible minorities, Indigenous ancestry, and persons with disabilities. The Brandon School Division thanks all applicants for their interest. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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 Brandon School Division
  1031-6th Street, Brandon
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Posted Tuesday, October 27, 5:11 PM
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