Aboriginal Support Worker

Job Code: 3408834

Job Description

Aboriginal Support Worker

The Langley School District is situated on the traditional unceded territories of the Matsqui, Kwantlen, Katzie, and Semiahmoo First Nations. We are an innovative, inspiring, and unified learning community committed to the Core Values: Integrity, Courage, Excellence, and Community. Our district mission to inspire all learners to reach their full potential and to create a positive legacy for the future is demonstrated both in and out the classroom. We offer a broad range of innovative programs and services to support the learning of our students and staff in 30 elementary, 5 middle, and 9 Secondary schools which are home to over 22,000 students.


POSITION: Aboriginal Support Worker
Job type: Permanent, Term, On-Call

Langley School District #35 invites the applications for term Aboriginal Support Worker position.

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.


  • 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, behavioral 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.

For your application to be considered, all required documents must be included with the application which include:

  • Resume
  • Cover letter
  • High school diploma or transcript
  • Transcript indicating completion of post-secondary course work.

Qualified applicants may apply by clicking "apply online" below. Please ensure to upload your resume and cover letter.

Rate of pay: $29.89/hour plus a comprehensive benefit package.


  • In accordance with the Criminal Record Review Act, successful applicants will be required to consent to a Criminal Record Search prior to employment.
  • We thank you for your interest in the Langley School District; however, only those persons selected for interviews will be contacted.
Posted On
May 20, 2023
Closing Date & Time

Job Type
Contract, Occasional
Job Category
ECE, EA and Support Staff
Multiple locations
Employment Start Date
Start Immediately
Mandatory Document
  • Resume
  • Cover Letter
  • Additional Documents
  • Certificates & Diplomas