||May 9th, 2013
||June 19th, 2013
Located at Fairview Campus of Grande Prairie Regional College, the Instructional Assistant provides assistance and support to special needs students living in residence. The assistant will support the Program by helping students as they gain the skills necessary to live independently in their communities. This part time recurring (75%) position will commence August 19, 2013 to May 9, 2014 and will be subject to renewal, based on favorable evaluations.
Hours will usually be from 3:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Monday to Friday.
assist students to develop successful independent living skills by supervising lab activities within the townhouses or apartments
assisting students in preparing house rules, schedules, meal plans, and appropriate social/recreational activities that meet program expectations
implementing appropriate behavior intervention strategies to encourage positive and successful participation in the program.
acting as a group mediator with such issues as personal interaction, behavior and respect
consulting with students and support systems to ensure medical, mental, emotional and/or psychological issues/concerns are being met
supervising and assisting students with homework assignments
assisting instructors/identifying learning activities for course objectives
participating in case conference reviews/maintain database of student grades
providing information to potential students, students support system and schools/agencies
facilitating tours, open house sessions, school visits/Involvement at Convocation
assisting with intake interviews and activities, attend committee meetings as required
monitoring student housing supplies at beginning of program/ensuring students have necessary personal care
Preparing personalized schedules for students
One year related certificate in Human Services, Youth Care, or Mental health required
Valid Drivers license and First Aid as well as Criminal Records check
One year relevant experience required
Remuneration: $3742.00 to $5124 monthly (prorated)
Microsoft Word and PDF cover letters and resumes are accepted. Send email to: firstname.lastname@example.org and attach your file.
We thank all applicants for their interest. Only those applicants who are under consideration will be contacted.
Send your cover letter and resume to:
Fairview College Campus - GPRC
PO Bag 3000, Fairview, AB, T0H 1L0
Fax Number: (780) 835-6790