Kindergarten - Grade 9
K - 9
Grades 10 - 12
10 - 12
Learning Support Services
LSS
Educational Assistant

Traditional Learning Academy is currently recruiting Educational Assistants: Our mission is to partner with parents and students to foster quality learning at home. This is an excellent opportunity where you will work one on one with TLA students.

As an Educational Assistant you will be part of a talented multidisciplinary team working with children, families and school teams. The needs of our students range from requiring academic and organizational support, to community support while working on transition goals. The selected candidate will provide support at the Surrey location.

Qualifications:
A certificate from a recognized post-secondary college such as a Special Education Teaching Assistant or equivalent post-secondary studies

Strong written and oral English communication skills.

Must be computer literate and knowledgeable about Google email and using Google documents.

A valid Ministry of Justice criminal record check is required as part of the hiring process.

Applicants must be dedicated to children, committed to learning new skills, and interested in making a difference!

Applicants should send a resume via email to the attention of Alison Wiebe, awiebe@209.50.57.49. The resume should detail education and work experience and include a cover letter, copy of certificate and two references from previous employers.

Tech Support

Technology Support

Role

The Technology Support directly supports the implementation of technology with staff, parents and students and works with the head of technology to ensure the smooth operation of all technological aspects of TLA’s Homeschool and Distributed Learning Programs.

Potential candidates must:

  • Be a committed Christian
  • Have experience in tech support, programming, tech help, or other jobs involving computer or technical support.

Responsibilities

  • Assists the Head of Technology in maintaining and implementing TLA’s technology-related services.
  • Service the staff, parent and student help desk for technical support
  • Maintains external programs and advises Head of Technology on usage, purchase and decommissioning of programs
  • Maintains an office tech-support presence whenever the Head of Technology is unable to do so.
  • Purchaser for staff, parent and student technology supplies and equipment

Duties

  • Staff technical support
  • Be available as the point of contact and resolution of staff technical problems.
  • Facilitate one on one and group staff training as required.
  • Refer chronic, recurring, or irresolvable issues to the Head of Technology.
  • Administration of external programs and services:
  • Setup and maintain user accounts
  • Troubleshoot for parents, students and teachers
  • Communicate with parents, teachers and students about external programs and services (including reporting, tutorials, service interruptions, etc.).
  • Purchase technical equipment
  • Buy all technical equipment as specified by the head of technology, VP or principal.
  • Ensure relevant cost information is sent to the clerical assistants and the principal
  • Other duties
  • User account maintenance: TLA Online and TLA Webmail account creation, deletion, and maintenance.
  • Helpdesk: Solves technological problems for staff and for parents and students using staff-facing programs and services.

Exercising judgment

  • Responds appropriately to queries and/or concerns regarding technology operation;
  • Collaborates with parents, students, teachers and administrators to work together to solve a common problem or address a common concern.
  • Informs Head of technology of problems or conflicts as necessary;
  • Evaluates personal progress in consultation with the Head of Technology.

Working relationships

The Technology Assistant is accountable to the Head of technology for the smooth operation of all delegated technology-related programs and services.

Works closely with the Head of Technology to ensure the smooth operation of services that are shared duties.

Please send a cover letter and statement of faith along with your resume.

Blended Learning DL Teacher

TLA Online is seeking a teacher with experience and a passion for teaching in the elementary level in a blended, inquiry based environment. The position involves one to two days per week of classroom teaching with an elementary aged class.

Potential candidates must:

  • Be a committed Christian
  • Be a BC certified Teacher
  • Experience working or learning in an inquiry based and online environment is an asset but not a requirement.

Duties include:

Working with students and parents online and face to face to ensure they meet the BC learning standards. Teachers may build on existing material used in these classes during the current school year.

Salary and benefits are competitive with other BC Independent schools.

Job Type: Part-time