Indigenous Education Assistant C2122/044
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Job Code: 3046444 Closing Date: Jun 24, 2021 4:00 PM PDT
Employer: School District #63 (Saanich) Posted on: Jun 17, 2021
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Job Type:
Part Time
Job Category:
ECE, EA and Support Staff
Openings: 1
Mandatory Document:
Start Date:  Sep 02, 2021
End Date:  2022-01-27
Salary:  $23.88 per hour
Job Description & Requirements







District Overview

Driven by our desire to help students thrive in their academic and personal lives, the Saanich School District provides quality educational programs and a safe and nurturing learning environment for the over 7,000 culturally diverse students within its 18 schools.

Indigenous Education Assistant

Posting #:



ILC - Saanichton

Hours per week:




Start Date:

September 2, 2021

End Date:

January 27, 2022

Pay Rate:

$23.88 hourly

Deadline for applications:

June 24, 2021 4:00 pm


Current Shift: Monday - Friday (30 hours a week), while regular classes are in session. Shift includes 1/2 hour unpaid lunch.

Pay Rate: $23.88 per hour

End Date: January 27, 2022

Qualifications Required:  

Trade Awareness Skills & Knowledge (TASK) related industry experience in one or more of the trade areas. Experience working safely and comfortable with supervising students with power tools and other power equipment. Clean drivers abstract and ability to transport students. Able to multi-task and help students with a variety of learning needs. First aid and WHMIS a plus. Must have experience working with Indigenous students. Experience working with at risk youth. Must have Indigenous cultural safety training. Must be willing to work with students and their families to achieve student success

Applicants must have demonstrated ability to provide instructional support in a school setting with a willingness to be involved in school/department activities. Applicants must have demonstrated strong, positive interpersonal skills with students, staff, and the community. Applicants must be willing and able to facilitate Indigenous cultural learning opportunities for all students across the district.

Minimum secondary school graduation, direct or related experience with a preference given to applicants with post secondary training and experience related to supporting school-aged children/youth.

This position requires a class 5 driver’s licence.


In accordance with Human Rights Commission Exemption Section 19 (2), preference will be given to applicants with First Nations ancestry who have knowledge of local history and culture.


To Apply

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