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Educational Assistant, Full-Time Position

School & Student Support

Location: Rainbow Lake School

Competition #: 17161

Date Posted: February 9th, 2024

Closing Date: Open Ended

Additional Information:

Rainbow Lake School is hiring a full-time Educational Assistant for the remainder of the 2023-2024 school year, with the possibility of continuing into next year.

The Educational Assistant is part of a school team effectively supporting students in the Divisional priorities of Numeracy, Literacy, and Connectivity.  Educational Assistants work with students in classrooms, individually, and in small groups as directed by School Administration. 

The current role of this position is to run an online suite at Rainbow Lake school, assisting high school students with online courses they are enrolled in. Duties are assigned to meet student needs and will change accordingly. 

Schools within the Fort Vermilion School Division follow an inclusive education model.  Students with diverse learning needs are included within the regular classroom setting wherever possible.  Targeted and specialized supports and services are provided as required by individual students either within the regular classroom or in a specialized setting.

Please contact Principal, Stephanie Connors at 780-956-3851, for more information.

Start Date:  February 20, 2024


Hours per week:  32.5 hours (6.5 hours per day)


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Grade 12 Diploma
  • Educational Assistant Certificate or equivalent
  • Knowledge or understanding of the following: mathematics at the k-9 grade levels, the science of reading, and social emotional supports for children
  • Experience working with students in a school setting
  • An ability to work collaboratively with school staff and parents in a confidential manner
  • Evidence of successfully passing the Police-Vulnerable Sector Check (VSC)
  • Evidence of successfully passing the Alberta Children’s Services Intervention Record Check (IRC) if you have/had children


Salary & Benefits:

  • Salary will depend upon qualifications and experience
  • Benefits will be provided after 90 calendar days of employment.


Application must include:   a cover letter, resume, and a minimum of 2 references


Vulnerable Sector Check & Intervention Record Check:


Email Application to:              


Deadline:  Open until filled