Special Education Assistant (Temporary)


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POSTING: EA 2023-38

LOCATION:  St. Basil Elementary School, SSM


END DATE: June 30, 2023 (Anticipated)

HOURS OF WORK: 3 hours/day 

SALARY:  $26.97/hour plus vacation pay


The Special Education Assistant is assigned to the school and reports to the school principal.  The Special Education Assistant will be responsible for performing the following duties:

  • provide the necessary assistance to students with special needs, including behaviours;
  • required to provide support to students within a classroom;
  • may be required to provide support to students outdoors (yard);
  • assist the classroom teacher in the preparation of materials required for daily programming;
  • assist the classroom teacher in the supervision of pupils;
  • assist in the maintenance of the safety of the pupils;
  • required to perform lifting and/or toileting and restraint;
  • the Special Education Assistant may be assigned any other duties within the job description.


  • ability to work and relate effectively with children;
  • capable of performing lifting and restraining;
  • possess the skills and ability to perform the above duties.

Please submit your letter of interest by 4:00 p.m., March 29, 2023 to job.applications@hscdsb.on.ca

Selection will be based on employee’s performance, skills & ability to perform the work as per Article 16.01(b).

In accordance with Section 29(2) of the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, personal information is being collected for the purpose of selecting successful applicants for the above-noted position.

In compliance with the Ontarians with Disabilities Act and the Ontario Human Rights Code, the Huron-Superior Catholic District School Board is committed to providing accommodations to persons with disabilities.  The Board will take into account the person’s ability to access information and will provide the information contained in Board-produced public documents in a format that meets those needs as agreed upon with the person. 

Please contact the Human Resources Department at 705-945-5610 prior to the posting closing date so that appropriate arrangements can be made.