Careers

At Almadina we have developed a strong language across the curriculum approach. Teachers are both language acquisition facilitators as well as subject and/or grade level specialists. ALCA is also an associate member of the Alberta Teachers’ Association (ATA).

Current postings

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • ​Minimum h​igh school ​diploma with completion of an Education Assistant Program​ or a u​niversity ​degree related to literacy and numeracy or other qualifications such as ​teaching English as a Second Language certification.  
  • Excellent written and spoken English modelling is essential and/or ​strong math skills. 
  • ​Strong interpersonal c​ommunication skills​, patience, enthusiasm and flexibility are necessary qualities to be successful in this position.​ 
  • Previous successful experiences working with middle school students would be an asset​.
  • Demonstrated behaviour management skills and experience working with English Second Language Learners are assets.

Two recent evaluations must be forwarded, one from an educational program such as a practicum and one work experience related.
Education Assistant certificate, university degree or other certification must also be forwarded.
A reference list with two professional references must be submitted as well.

DUTIES &  RESPONSIBILITIES
Working under the supervision of ​the Inclusion Teacher Lead, administration, and ​certificated teachers you will assist students and teachers in the classroom; motivate and encourage students to participate in classroom activities; demonstrate tasks; prepare and duplicate materials; use technology to support student learning and perform other related duties as directed. You will be responsible for supervision of students in the classroom, before classes, during transitions, buses, and during recess and lunch hour.

Candidates will be required to complete a writing component as part of the interview. 

Please submit your package including: boardoffice@esl-almadina.com
* cover letter
* current resume
* current Police / Vulnerable sector check
* 3 references with consent to contact

Closing date for applications: September 10th, 2021

Complete applications to be submitted in their entirety

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted 

QUALIFICATIONS: High school graduation with completion of an Education Assistant Program, university education courses and/or diploma. Excellent written and spoken English modelling is essential. Demonstrated behaviour management skills and experience working with English Second Language Learners are assets. Communication skills, patience, enthusiasm and flexibility are necessary qualities to be successful in this position.

2 recent evaluations must be forwarded, one from an educational program such as a practicum and one work experience related. If they have an E.A. certificate, a copy has to be forwarded. A reference list with two professional references must be submitted as well.

DUTIES &  RESPONSIBILITIES: Working under the supervision of certificated teachers you will assist students and teachers in the classroom; motivate and encourage students to participate in classroom activities; demonstrate tasks; prepare and duplicate materials; use technology to support student learning and perform other related duties as directed. You will be responsible for supervision of students in the classroom and during recess and lunch hour.

Submit your package to boardoffice@esl-almadina.com

Visit www.esl-almadina.com for more information on our charter.

Status: ONGOING