Indigenous Education Assistant C2122/076
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Job Code: 3066926 Closing Date: Aug 25, 2021 4:00 PM PDT
Employer: School District #63 (Saanich) Posted on: Jul 14, 2021
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Job Type:
Part Time
Job Category:
ECE, EA and Support Staff
Openings: 1
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Start Date:  Sep 07, 2021
End Date: 
Salary:  $24.36 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.

Posting #:



Individual Learning Centre

Hours per week:

30 hours


Monday to Friday

(10 months a year)

Start Date:

Sept. 7, 2021

End Date:


Description and Qualifications:

This position provides direct assistance to Indigenous students and their teachers at Individual Learning Centre,  liaises with the First Nations community on behalf of the school, and provides a positive role model for Indigenous students.

Applicants must have demonstrated ability to provide instructional support in a secondary 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.

Focus areas include:

  • Bridging family needs with student course completion
  • Building strong interpersonal relationships with all Indigenous students and their families
  • Connecting with the W̱SÁNEĆ communities to set up supports for students that may require transportation, family support, financial support, attendance, engagement, etc.

Minimum requirements: 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 License.


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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