Career Opportunities
Aboriginal Support Worker
Job Code: 2667826
School District #35 (Langley)
Closing Date: Ongoing
  Posted on: Jul 04, 2019 
 
 
Job Type:
Full Time
Contract / term
Occasional
Job Category:
ECE, EA/TA/ERW, Clerical, Secretarial, Administrative, Custodians, etc.
Openings: up to 4
Mandatory Document:
Resume
Cover Letter
Certificates & Diplomas
Additional Documents
School:
Dorothy Peacock Elementary
Belmont Elementary
Betty Gilbert Middle School
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Start Date:  Immediately
End Date: 
Salary:  $27.05 per hour
 
Job Description & Requirements
 

  

“An innovative, inspiring and unified learning community”

School District #35 (Langley) invites applications for full-time (35 hours/week) Aboriginal Support Workers.  This position reports to the District Principal of the Aboriginal Program and works in various schools, acting as a support for Aboriginal students, teachers, administrators and parents in all aspects of education.


Required qualifications:

•     Grade 12 graduation and completion of a two year post-secondary program in Aboriginal studies or an equivalent combination of education and experience. 

•     Two to three years related experience working with Aboriginal peoples, including involvement with Aboriginal culture and traditions.

•     Thorough understanding of Canadian history and education of Aboriginal peoples.

•     Working knowledge of computers.

•     Ability to be flexible to meet the varying academic, social, emotional, behavioural and cultural needs of students.

•     Ability to determine, judge and select appropriate course of action within established methods and procedures.

•     Ability to communicate effectively using tact, discretion and diplomacy in contacts of a difficult or specialized nature.

•     Physical ability to perform the required duties.

•     Consistent with the British Columbia Human Rights code, Aboriginal Ancestry is a bona-fide requirement for this position.


Please include the following documents in your application package:

  • Cover letter
  • Resumé including names and email addresses of 3 references (must be current/former supervisors)
  • Copy of high school diploma (e.g., Dogwood) OR transcript confirming completion of Grade 12 OR degree
  • Transcript indicating post-secondary course work completed

 

We wish to thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Successful applicants will be subject to a criminal record check.

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