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Mainstream EA FT 30 hrs/week – Tilley School – immediately to June 28, 2024

Grasslands Public Schools

This is a Contract position in Tilley, AB posted May 13, 2024.

We are accepting applications!


Educational Assistant (EA)


Contract Type

Temporary Full time; 6 hrs/day (30 hrs/week)

Duration of Position:

immediately – June 28, 2024


Tilley School

Application close date:

As soon as a suitable applicant pool has been established

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Treaty Acknowledgement

We wish to acknowledge Treaty 7 territory – the ancestral and traditional territory of the Blackfoot Confederacy: Kainai, Piikani and Siksika as well as the Tsuu T’ina First Nation and Stoney Nakoda First Nation. We acknowledge the many First Nations, Métis and Inuit whose footsteps have marked these lands for generations. We are grateful for the traditional Knowledge Keepers and Elders who are still with us today and those who have gone before us. We recognize the land as an act of reconciliation and gratitude to those whose territory we reside on or are visiting.

At Grasslands Public Schools we look for people who are passionate about being a part of a collaborative team that thrives on a foundation of:

Student Learning

School + Community Relationships

Inclusive + Healthy Environments


TILLEY SCHOOL is hiring!

We are seeking applications for an Educational Assistant to work with students, to prepare them for the grades ahead. This position requires an applicant who works well under pressure and in energetic environments while upholding the values of the division. This role requires pertinence, kindness, and resiliency, and an understanding of the importance, of this role, for our students, colleagues, and community.


Tilley School is a beautiful new school serving a student population of approximately 90, in grades pre-kindergarten to 9 and is located approximately 15 minutes southwest of Brooks. Students receive a full range of academic offerings in addition to a well-developed options program, including access to a fully operational mobile CTS construction lab. The school also offers a Hockey Canada Skills Academy for students


Provide opportunities that inspire students to achieve and succeed as resilient learners who positively impact their communities.


It’s great to work at Grasslands!

We Prioritize Wellness and Active Living:

We offer health, dental and other extended benefits, effective your first day under contract with up to 92%* of benefit premiums paid.

*premium percentage paid is based on hours worked

In this role you will have weekends and summers off, and often have extended time off during holiday seasons, as scheduled on the school calendar.

Grasslands Public Schools, in partnership with the City of Brooks Recreation Services, offer discounts on JBS Canada Centre memberships and passes, for Grasslands employees!

We regularly plan book studies, social events, guest presenters, and more!

We have implemented early dismissal, for students, on Fridays (Fri-yay!),to give more flexibility in schedules, for colleagues to meet, collaborate, and learn within working hours.

Job Duties:

support students in instruction as well as social and behavioral needs

encourage positive interactions between students and staff;

work closely and collaboratively with school staff including, but not limited to, classroom teachers and administration;

position may include activities such as lifting, transferring, and providing personal care, as necessary; and

position may have involvement in student school activities such as swimming or outdoor sports and may require the EA to participate with students.

Ideal candidates skills & abilities:

Strong communication skills; written, verbal and reading

Ability to assist with all subject areas

Excellent problem solving, organizational and multitasking skills

Understanding and appreciation of Grasslands Public Schools mission and values

Able to contribute to a classroom environment that supports diversity and inclusion

Respect and value all individuals with sensitivity to diversity

Personal integrity and trustworthiness

Understanding of how the role of Educational Assistant impacts the community

Able to establish trust and rapport with students

Education and Certifications:

High School diploma

postsecondary training is an asset

*combination of education and experience may be considered.

Successful applicants will be required to submit before start date :

Current Criminal Record Check (CRC) with Vulnerable Sector Check (VSC)

Original document reported within the last 6 months of hire date; condition of employment

* Applicants cannot work before a clear CRC with VSC has been provided and approved*

Please take note of the documentation required:

Required to Apply:

current cover letter and resume

contacts for three (3) professional references ; preferably in an educational and/or professional setting

If Selected for an interview:

(please feel free to provide with your application)

applicable post secondary transcripts

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