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Educational Assistant

Educational Assistant Substitute Positions Full/Part-time

For all Schools

Criteria for applying –


  • Ability to speak English to a level that enables the candidate to communicate effectively with students.
  • An ability to follow detailed oral and written instructions.
  • A willingness to become part of a cooperative working team, and to respect the confidentiality that is necessary regarding student situations and school programming.
  • A Grade 12 diploma and a desire to work with children with special educational needs.
  • Promote positive social interaction.
  • Experience in working with students who require behavior intervention plans and individual educational plans.


  • Relevant post-secondary training
  • Willingness to be flexible regarding hours of employment, at the discretion of the principal, so as to accommodate the needs of students.
  • Computer literacy


Closing date: Ongoing

It is the responsibility of each person hired to provide proof of criminal record and child abuse registry checks.

 Enclose a cover letter, resume, and references with contact information to Patti Hack, Student Services Achievement Coordinator, SVSD.  Send application package electronically to

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