Foundation Christian School is committed to developing academic excellence and Christlike character in each student by partnering with the family, church, and community. We are a school that models Christian faith and loving family. We are a collaborative and supportive staff team. You can learn more about us at www.foundationchristianschool.ca .
Foundation Christian School is looking for a passionate individual, who loves to work one on one and occasionally in small groups with children, helping them take a next step in learning.
Specifically we are looking for an educational assistant that wants to develop a deep connection with a student, and walk alongside them. Working collaboratively with our resource team, you will draw from the student’s ongoing occupational and behavioural therapy to help them experience success socially and academically as they transition to school. You may also work with various students to build confidence in their learning, and support them with strategies, coaching, and encouragement.
The primary role of the position is to support learning, faith, and social connection in a student. Before and after school care supervision duties may also be involved.
The ideal candidate will be a committed Christian in support of our school Statement of Faith.
- You are a team player, but can take initiative and work independently also.
- You are motivated to use the gifts God has given you to serve others.
- You are a good communicator.
- You are patient and persistent.
- You are flexible.
- You support our mission as a school, and our statement of faith.
- You have qualifications as an educational assistant or equivalent.
- Experience working with students with special needs is an asset.
This position may be 0.6 (likely M/W/F), or 1.0 FTE.
If you are looking for a rewarding opportunity to use your gifts to serve, are excited to work in a supportive and loving workplace, and see yourself reflected in the description above, please apply.
To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to email@example.com . We thank everyone who applies for their interest, however only some candidates will be contacted for follow up.
Foundation Christian School is located between Waterloo, Guelph, and Elmira.