Employment Opportunities


The Sagkeeng  Schools require Educational Assistants for the 2023 – 2024 academic year. Reporting to the School’s Resource Coordinator the successful applicants will provide assistance to both teachers and students in their assigned classrooms and courses.


  • Provide direct instructions and support to students,
  • Prepares material and equipment as required,
  • Assists with activities reinforcing the individual and/group programs,
  • Assists with positive classroom management,
  • Speaks and behaves in a professional manner with students, staff and parents,
  • Provides a positive role model;
  • Encourages student independence and works to build student self-confidence and self-esteem,
  • Supervises students to ensure a safe educational environment
  • Observes, collects data and documents students’ strengths, achievements, and needs as directed’
  • Implements required specialized services,
  • Interacts with students in a respectful and appropriate manner to establish positive relationships that foster learning and on -task behaviour,
  • Other duties within scope of the position as required.


  • Grade 12
  • Educational diploma is an asset
  • Must be certified or eligible for certification,
  • Training and knowledge of behaviour management techniques,
  • Previous experience as an educational assistant or experience working with school age children is an asset,
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills,
  • Ability to treat students in a respectful, responsible and fair manner with due consideration to the student’s physical, social and psychological development,
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively with others in a participative environment,
  • Attention to detail and the ability to write and present detailed reports,
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality with respect to all matters pertaining to students, staff and families in all verbal and written communications,
  • Highly motivated and committed to student learning,
  • Possess good working habits (punctuality and attendance)
  • Good work ethics and ability to act as a role model to youth. As a role model for youth, it is imperative that you are living a healthy, drug-free lifestyle.
  • Clear criminal record and abuse registry checks,
  • Valid driver’s licence and a reliable automobile.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: September 20, 2023

Interested applicants must submit:

  • a cover letter / resume,
  • Criminal Records and Vulnerable Sectors Check
  • Child Abuse Registry (or proof of application)
  • Photocopy of driver’s license

Attention to:
Sagkeeng Jobs
Box 8, Fort Alexander, MB
R0E 0P0

Cover letters and résumés can be mailed to the above address or emailed to jobs@sagkeeng.ca,


Please be advised that only those selected for an interview will be contactedPLEASE NOTE: Applicants without current/updated contact information may be removed from the competition.

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