Under the direction of the teacher, Educational Assistants support students’ educational goals and work as a member of a multi-disciplinary team to support teacher/team developed goals, instructions, and activities in a school setting.
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What Preparation and Training Do You Need?
What's Your Future as a Educational Assistant (620E)?
Apprentice wage increases with skill and experience. Fully qualified assistants earn an average of $20.00 per hour, depending on employer and whether environment is unionized.
Educational Assistant (620E)
|Do you enjoy working with children of all ages?|
|Do you enjoy problem-solving and coming up with a solution?|
|Do you have good listening skills? Do you have patience?|
|Are you able to follow Health & Safety guidelines? Do you have a clean criminal record?|
|Are you able to stand or sit for long periods of time?|
|Do you have excellent reading, writing, and communication skills?|
|Are you interested in learning and performing different educational theories and behavior management techniques?|
If you checked YES to the majority of these questions, a career as a Educational Assistant (620E) may be for you!
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