Accounts Clerk – Oak Bay
(Subject to Internal Staffing Process)
Full Time Continuing Position

 The Greater Victoria School District resides on the traditional territory of the Lkwungen people.  We acknowledge the Songhees and the Esquimalt First Nations on whose traditional territory we live and work. Həyšxʷq̓ə - Thank you.  The District provides an outstanding public education to over 20,000 students in the Greater Victoria area, encompassing six municipalities with over 3000 employees in approximately 50 sites.  Each employee plays an important role to support, lead, and inspire our students’ learning and well-being in a safe, culturally responsive, inclusive community.

Accounts Clerk - Schools performs a variety of routine and non-routine accounting functions in support of the school administrative team. Responsibilities include accounts payable, accounts receivable, monitoring school budgets, reconciling bank accounts, maintaining accurate financial records and allocating purchasing card expenses. The Accounts Clerk - Schools must be able to perform these and other duties while working in a busy school office environment with constant interruptions; yet still meeting the needs of students, parents and teachers.

The successful candidate must have Grade 12 or equivalent and completion of Financial Accounting 1 or equivalent, plus two (2) years specific financial accounting experience in a large automated financial department. A basic knowledge of fund accounting is required and experience with computerized accounting programs, Microsoft Word and Excel spreadsheet applications would be an asset. Short listed candidates will be assessed for skills.

This position falls within the CUPE 947 Collective Agreement at a pay rate of $27.26 per hour plus a comprehensive benefits package.  For a complete job description, please click here.


To apply, please send your cover letter, resume, proof of qualifications and references to:

Greater Victoria School District No.61
Human Resource Services
556 Boleskine Road, Victoria, BC V8Z 1E8

Closing Date:  4:00 pm, Friday July 15, 2022

School District 61 thanks all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.