The Abbotsford School District is located on the traditional and unceded territory of the of the Stó:lō people, the Semá:th First Nation and Mathexwí First Nation. With this, we respect the longstanding relationships that Indigenous Nations have to this land, as they are the original caretakers.

Why Abbotsford?

Located under an hour from Vancouver, the Abbotsford School District is settled in the heart of the beautiful Fraser Valley and surrounded by spectacular mountain views.

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Why the Abbotsford School District?

Every day, in every classroom and office at Abbotsford School District, our employees provide a world-class, innovative educational experience for over 19,000 students. We are committed to ensuring that every student receives the support they need to access the high-quality education they deserve. We believe that leaders continue to be drawn to the collaborative and supportive work environment that we provide.

Position Summary

The School Psychologist position includes opportunities to work both independently and in a collaborative team environment in the context of the Learning Support Services Department and with school personnel. The successful candidate will also:

  • Provide ongoing collaborative consultation and planning for students and classrooms through school-based team meetings and care team meetings.
  • Provide Individualized psychoeducational assessments (based on student need) for students referred through the school-based team
  • Provide professional learning opportunities for educators and support staff
  • Assist with the Ministry of Education processes for designation and adjudication

Education & Experience

  • Master’s Degree in School Psychology, Educational Psychology or equivalent
  • Possess of eligible for membership in the BC Association of School Psychologists and/or the College of Psychologists BC
  • Training and supervision in the assessment of Learning Disabilities
  • Teaching certification with B.C. Teacher Regulation Branch is considered an asset.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Demonstrated understanding of B.C. Ministry designation categories and guidelines
  • Demonstrated knowledge of elementary, middle, and secondary context preferred
  • Demonstrated effective organizational skills and ability to complete multiple assessment reports by pre-determined deadlines
  • Demonstrated ability to work with school-based and integrated teams in a consulting role
  • Skilled in written and oral interpersonal communications
  • Knowledge of Competency Based IEPs is an asset

Benefits of Working as a School Psychologist in the Abbotsford School District

  •  Department Head allowance in addition to salary
  •  Well-resourced test library
  • An environment in which professional development is encouraged and financially supported

     How to Apply

    The Abbotsford School District only accepts online applications. Please apply using the appropriate method listed below.