Career Opportunities
Communication Facilitator
Job Code: 2765561
School District #79 (Cowichan Valley)
Closing Date: Ongoing
  Posted on: Jan 30, 2020 
Job Type:
Full Time
Job Category:
ECE, EA/TA/ERW, Clerical, Secretarial, Administrative, Custodians, etc.
Mandatory Document:
Cover Letter
Certificates & Diplomas
Additional Documents
Start Date:  Immediately
End Date: 
Job Description & Requirements

Cowichan Valley School District #79 

Applications are being accepted for the position of

 Communication Facilitator


Under the general supervision of the Principal, the Communication Facilitator will use language, cultural and behavioural expertise to provide language and classroom support to deaf and hard of hearing students as indicated in Individual Education Plans. The Communication Facilitator will also act, as required, as liaison to school or District staff. The Communication Facilitator will have a demonstrated ability to communicate in American Sign Language/Signed English which may be evaluated by a qualified professional including the Teacher of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing.

  • Completion of one and up to two years of post secondary education in ASL and Deaf Studies at Vancouver Community College or equivalent training and experience.
  • Demonstrated fluency in ASL and/or Signed Exact English/Sign Supported Speech/Cued Speech
  • More than 6 months experience at providing communication facilitation


Full Job Description, #96, available at


Complete resumes must include copies of official transcripts, and all other certificates along with a covering letter telling us how you believe you meet our qualifications and three work-related references with contact information and permission to contact. Please submit electronic applications as one PDF.


Applications can be dropped off at the School Board Office, emailed or faxed to:


VANESSA A. LYSNE, Human Resources Officer

School District No. 79 (Cowichan Valley)

2557 Beverly Street, Duncan, BC   V9L 2X3 - Fax:  250-748-6591



Thank you for your interest in this temporary position. 

Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Ongoing until filled.


School District #79 (Cowichan Valley) does not accept online applications through for Support applicants.

Please visit their website for more information on how to apply.