Classroom Assistant/Afterschool Care Worker (full-time, temporary)

Stratford Hall
Vancouver
September 4, 2019
Sep 4 2019
As Soon As Possible
Temporary

 

Position Rationale:
We are currently seeking creative, positive and energetic individuals who are enthusiastic about working with children (Kindergarten to Grade 7)to serve as support staff in both Junior School classrooms and our After School Care Program. Applicants must have experience working with children.

 

Preferred attributes:
• Strong interpersonal and communication skills
•  Ability to use judgment when providing information
• Collaborative and flexible team-player
•  Ability to provide care and mature guidance to children



Qualifications:
• Work experience: previous work experience with children, preferably in a school setting



Key Responsibilities and Duties:
School Day:
• In-class support to Kindergarten to Grade 7 teachers
• Supervision duty during breaks (recess/lunch)
• Facilitate student learning by following the teacher’s directions in working with individuals and groups of students
• Assist with the setup, use and organization of learning resources; and
• Be active in the classroom to help reinforce behavioural expectations, redirecting students as necessary.


 
After School Care (ASC) and Camps:
(In addition to working in the ASC Program during the school year, the Classroom Assistant/After School Care Worker also works in day camps during winter, spring and summer holidays)         
•  Assist in the provision of a variety of age appropriate learning and play opportunities that align with the School’s mission and vision
• Lead groups of children in specific sport, game craft and learning activities
• Manage behaviours and adapt activities to meet the needs of groups or individuals

 

All interested applicants should forward a cover letter and resume, attention Auxiliary Programs Coordinator, to humanresources@stratfordhall.ca