Learning Support Programs and Services


The Vancouver Board of Education welcomes applications for:

Education Assistant (Special Needs) - School and Student Support A

Secondary School Programs - Male Required


Location: Secondary School (TBA)
Position Type: On Call
Salary: $28.49 per hour
(+Extensive Benefits Package including Municipal Pension Plan)

Primary working months: September to June each year.  Summer School: July to August


Your duties may include, but are not limited to:




Your application must include: 

                    1. Supervisors from your practicum(s) and

                    2. Supervisor/Manager from your last two places of employment

**We do not accept friends or teaching colleagues as references**


**This posting is ongoing until filled.  Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply as soon as possible.  Please note, this position is restricted to male applicants due to personal care requirements for the male students in these programs.  Only candidates shortlisted for an interview will be contacted**


The District welcomes qualified applicants who value equity and diversity as essential to excellence. The distinct makeup of the VSB community strives to support the inclusion of all voices.  You may wish to share some lived experiences that demonstrate your connections to our diverse student community.


Itinerant Assignment:
A School & Student Support worker is hired to work throughout the Vancouver School District and not for a particular school or a restricted set of duties.  Although in posted vacancies specific reference may be made to a school and to the duties associated with that assignment, Employee Services may transfer staff within the system in certain circumstances as deemed appropriate.




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