Educational Assistants for 2020-2021

At Border Land School Division, we strive to “empower responsible citizens within our communities.” To establish a positive school culture, we offer strong academic programming that is complimented with a range of other school activities. Students are invited to learn, grow and discover what it means to be part of a diverse community that focuses on strong relationships and academic excellence. BLSD is “committed to fostering inspiring educational opportunities, meaningful relationships, and engaging citizens.” 

Competition #: 20-054


With the recent announcement of re-opening of schools in September, we anticipate that full-time Educational Assistant positions will be available in BLSD.  We welcome qualified candidates to apply in order to establish a candidate pool for the start of the 2020-2021 school year.  Successful applicants from this competition will fill vacant educational assistant positions as required. 

On the ‘Support Staff Application Form,’ indicate the BLSD region in which you’d prefer to work:

Western:           Roseau Valley, Emerson, Blue Clay, Ridgeville, Glenway, Green Ridge, Gretna, Horizon,                                      Elmwood, West Park, Parkside, W. C. Miller, and Rosenfeld Schools.

Central:             Shevchenko School

Eastern:             Pineland and Ross L Gray Schools

We are looking for individuals with the ability to work well under direction and as members of a team.  A passion for working with students with special needs, which may include learning disabilities, behavioral, emotional and/or medical concerns, is essential for these positions.  These positions will remain open for applications until filled.

Qualifications and Experience:

  1.   High School Diploma
  2.   Experience working with children
  3.   Educational Assistant Certificate is considered an asset (but not essential)

Salary and Benefits:

The compensation package for these positions is in accordance with the Border Land School Division Support Staff Compensation Agreement and the Agreement between Border Land School Division and Educational Assistants. 

For further information, please contact:

Shauna Hamm, Student Services Manager - (204) 324-6491


For consideration, please forward the following documents:

  1.  Support Staff Application Form 
  2.  Cover Letter & Resume

Please submit in confidence to:

Kelsie Bell – Human Resource Manager

Border Land School Division

120-9th Street NW

Altona, MB R0G 0B1

Phone: 204-324-6491


Employment is contingent upon the provision of clear Criminal Record and Child Abuse Registry checks. We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those considered for an interview will be contacted.

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