This position is responsible for supervising students with a developmental disability during the lunch period.
Supervision and assistance are tailored to the individual needs of each student and reinforce the student’s educational program. These students have high risk and complex needs, and have very limited abilities to direct their own physical care or to advocate for themselves.
Assist with student feeding, preparation of lunch, table manners, cutlery use, self-feeding, proper chewing/swallowing
Supervise and assist in the clean-up of the lunch area and assist students in personal hygiene and grooming activities
Toilet students of all ages, including lifting and transferring, washing, diapering, changing clothes etc
Assist the special education teacher(s) in addressing and meeting the physical safety needs of student(s),e.g. BMS techniques, behaviour shaping, prompting strategies, proximity control, etc
Rate of pay:
Supply rate : $15.97 per hour
Temporary rate after 30 days: $21.29 per hour
Rate effective September 1, 2021
3.4% statutory holiday pay and 4% vacation pay are added to these rates
Schedule: 2 hours during the lunch period
To support our students and to continue on our roster, replacement staff are required to work a minimum of 60 days during the school year.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Completion of Grade 10
three months related experience supervising children with special needs, or an equivalent combination of education and experience
Ability to use adaptive equipment (e.g. wheelchair operation, walkers)