The District

School District No. 51 (Boundary) encompasses 11 school sites from Big White Ski Resort east to Christina Lake, as well as 2 bus/maintenance garages and a school board office located in Grand Forks. The District employs approximately 275 employees, serves 1,260 students in K-12 and administers an annual budget of $20,000,000.

SD51 is a small, rural district that operates on a 4-day school week with students in session Monday to Thursday. Grand Forks is situated on the confluence of the Kettle and Granby rivers and is approximately 2.5 hours from Nelson, Kelowna and Spokane. The Boundary is a land of fertile fields, lush valleys, lakes, rivers and mountains where you can find unlimited adventure through four distinct seasons.   

The Position

Under the supervision of the Secretary-Treasurer, the Payroll Clerk – Biweekly performs the functions necessary to produce and run bi-weekly payroll, as well as maintains records, prepares reports and responds to payroll-related inquiries while ensuring confidentiality of personnel information is retained.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Payroll Processing


Other Duties:

Job Requirements:

Education & Experience

Work Schedule:

21 hours per week (0.60 FTE), 12 months per year

Rotating schedule: Mon, Tues, Wed; then Wed, Thus, Fri every other week

8:30 – 4:30

Interested and qualified applicants can submit applications through or directly to  Applications should include the following documents: Cover letter, resume, academic transcripts and/or supporting documents and three (3) professional references, including current contact information (phone and email).

For further information about the position, please contact Miranda Burdock at 250-442-8258 or

Please note that in accordance with the Criminal Records Review Act, selected candidates not currently employed by School District No. 51 (Boundary) must pay a $28 fee and sign a release to permit a criminal record review. Employment with SD51 (Boundary) is subject to passing this criminal record review.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.