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Support Staff

Location: Allenby Colony School

Competition #: 6145

Open To: Both internal and external candidates

Date Posted: February 5th, 2018

Closing Date: February 19th, 2018 - 2:00pm

Job Start Date: May 1st, 2018

Job End Date: June 29th, 2018

Additional Information:

The Division:

Palliser Regional Schools is a public school jurisdiction located in southern Alberta. The geographical area stretches from just south of Lethbridge to the Bow River south of Calgary. Palliser Centre houses the Central Office Administration, Maintenance and Transportation and is located in the City of Lethbridge. In addition, a satellite Maintenance Shop has been set up in the Town of Vulcan. The division offers full public education services to approximately 8100 students ECS through Grade 12 in 51 schools, including 5 outreach programs, 2 alternative Low-German Mennonite programs, 11 alternative Faith based schools, 17 Hutterite colony schools, an on-line school, Palliser Beyond Borders, the Calgary Islamic School (Akram Jomaa Campus and Omar Bin Al-Khattab Campus), Palliser's newest school, Horizon Academy School, and the Palliser Alternative Outreach School in Calgary. Ten of Palliser's alternative faith based schools are located in the City of Calgary. Palliser's approved operating budget for the 2017/18 school year is 95.45 M. The division prides itself on a history of excellence in education, strong community support, proactive planning and, most importantly, high student achievement.

The Position:

Palliser Regional Schools invites applications for a Full-Time Temporary Educational Assistant at Allenby Colony School commencing May 1, 2018. The successful applicant will have relevant training and experience supporting children in a school setting and will work with small and large groups of students as well as one on one under the direction of the teacher and Vice-Principal. 

Allenby Colony School is located on Wilson Colony approximately 20 kms north of Coaldale, AB.  Allenby Colony School has 17 students grade 1 through 9 and one teacher.


Interested candidates are asked to submit their documents through the “Human Resources” page of the Palliser Regional Schools website at:

The following attachments should accompany the online submission:

  • Cover letter directed to Michael Nightingale, Acting Senior Director of Human Services;
  • Resume summarizing training and experience;
  • Copy of your most recent evaluation;
  • Minimum of three professional references.

The successful applicant hired will be required to provide a recent Criminal Record Check (completed within the past 3 months) including the vulnerable sector as a condition of employment. 

The competition will remain open for application until 2:00 PM February 19, 2018.  

Any questions regarding the application process should be directed to Mr. Michael Nightingale at or (403) 394-1288.

We thank all those who apply, but only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

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