Employment Opportunities


School Support

Location: Battle River School Division

Competition #: 9876

Open To: All whom apply

Date Posted: October 1st, 2019

Closing Date: Open Ended

Additional Information:

BATTLE RIVER SCHOOL DIVISION is seeking applications for the following position: EDUCATIONAL ASSISTANT - EARLY INTERVENTION LOCATION: Hardisty, Hay Lakes, Daysland, Forestburg, Lougheed, Ryley and Bawlf

These positions entail providing support for children with exceptionalities.


There is a need for one Early Intervention Educational Assistant at each of the above locations.  Positions will commence on as soon as suitable candidates are found.   

Consideration will be given to candidates who possess:

  • Educational Assistant certificate, level 1 childcare, or related training in early child development

  • Health care aide, LPN, or RN

  • First Aid/CPR

  • Experience working with exceptionalities, communication disorders, and behavior regulation difficulties

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

  • Confidence and patience

  • A proven ability to work as a team member with program staff while under the direction of a supervising teacher or learning facilitator.

For further information on this position please contact Lee Ann Ashby-Girard, Director-Learning, at 780-672-6131, Extension 5026, or lashby-girard@brsd.ab.ca. Positions will close as soon as suitable candidates are found. The successful candidate will be required to submit a Criminal Record check including Vulnerable Sector as well as an Intervention Record Check with in 30 days of start date. 

IMPORTANT these documents must be included in your portfolio for consideration. They are found on the Careers page on the BRSD website.

All applicants must complete the following three documents:  

Only online applications through Applied Education will be accepted. If required BRSD documents (Confidentiality Undertaking & Records Disclosure) are not included in portfolio applications will not be considered.

Please choose the appropriate category in the drop down menu when creating your profile for this position -

School Support - ECE, EA/TA, Clerical, Secretarial, Administrative, Custodians, etc.

We thank all those who apply. Only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.