Junior School Educational Assistant and Out of School Care staff

Junior School Educational Assistant and Out of School Care staff

  • Support Staff
  • New Westminster
  • $44,794 to $47,044.00. CAD / Year

Urban Academy is a rapidly growing independent school in New Westminster located in a beautiful facility across the street from Braid Street Skytrain Station. At Urban Academy our staff, students and families are connected through learning, inspired by community and empowered to contribute as we work toward our vision of truly educating for tomorrow. We value creativity, collaboration, global citizenship, technology, the outdoors and the arts as means through which we can offer excellence in education.

Urban Academy is currently inviting dedicated, team-oriented people to join our support team in Junior School and Out of School Care for the 2024-2025 school year.

Be legally entitled to work in Canada
Have an excellent rapport with children
Related experience working in a school setting 
Excellent collaboration and interpersonal skills
Strong written and oral communication skills
Flexibility to work across a range of grades and disciplines
Experience in using Google Suites for Education for documentation and communication, and assistive technologies to support students with accommodations
Current Safety Awareness & First Aid for Childhood Emergencies Certificate
Clear Criminal Records Check

Preference will be given to candidates who also have any of the following qualifications:
EA certificate
Special Needs license
Full ECE
Trauma-informed training

Expectations and Responsibilities:
Uphold Urban Academy’s mission and vision
Follow BC Child Care Licensing Rules
Provide classroom support and small group instruction under the guidance of classroom teachers and resource specialists 
Provide playground and classroom supervision during breaks and transitions 
Involvement in our Out of School Care (OOSC) program:
Transitioning students to and from our OOSC program
Supervision in our OOSC Program at non-instructional times as required

Please visit our website (www.urbanacademy.ca) to learn more about UA’s wonderful school life and see if this is the type of environment that you feel you could thrive in, and contribute to. At Urban Academy, we are committed to building a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring a barrier-free work environment. We welcome applications from all qualified job seekers, from BIPOC (black, indigenous, and people of colour), persons with disabilities, 2SLGBTQ (persons of all sexual orientations and genders). If you are an applicant with a disability, we will work with you to make reasonable workplace accommodations you may need for your best work performance.

Urban Academy offers a comprehensive total compensation package including health benefits and RRSP program. The current salary range for this 10-month contract position is $44,794 to $47,044.00. 

We thank all applicants in advance for their interest, but only those candidates who are short-listed will be contacted. No phone calls or drop-ins, please.

Please email your cover letter and resumé to [email protected].

To apply for this job email your details to careers@urbanacademy.ca.

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