SS2023-12: TA-General/Languages

Job Code: 3504882

Job Description

POSTED: May 24, 2023

CLOSING DATE: 1:00pm, May 31, 2023



Postings for the 2023-2024 School Year

Temporary Assignments

Effective September 5, 2023 to June 30, 2024

Please ensure to select all positions of interest as listed below.

School Name

Hours Per Week

Ridgeview Elementary (1)


Ridgeview Elementary (2)


Chartwell Elementary


Salary starts at $24.65/hr at Step 1, plus 16% in lieu of benefits

Why West Vancouver Schools?

West Vancouver Schools, the premier place for learning, has a long-held reputation for excellence and innovation. Our motto endorses our vision that we aspire to provide the finest educational experience in the country – for our children, our employees, our community and our world. We support this vision in the work we do, and the drive to be the first and best is clear, both inside and outside the organization.

Summary of Duties:

Reporting to the Principal/designate, the Teacher Assistant-General/Languages provides assistance to teachers (including counsellors and teacher librarians) and to the Principal/ school office, using both computerized and manual systems. The emphasis in duties will vary for each position, based on ongoing school needs.

The full job description is available on Inside45 for internal staff. External applicants can request a copy of the job description from the Human Resources Department; email: .

Required Qualifications and Experience:

  • Grade 12 Graduation (including Information Technology courses)
  • Proven success in establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with children and adults
  • Language programs require fluency in both English and an alternate language (both written and spoken)
  • Good organizational, interpersonal and communication (oral and written) skills
  • Some knowledge of standard office procedures and equipment
  • Computer skills including Word and Excel

OR an equivalent combination of training and experience

Desirable Qualifications and Experience:

  • St. John's Ambulance-Emergency First Aid Certificate or SOFA with CPR
  • Keyboarding skills
  • Post-secondary courses in Child Development

Qualified candidates are invited to submit a resume via under West Vancouver Schools. Please note that email and fax applications will not be accepted. Please visit the Job Opportunities page on for more details on the application process.

We thank all interested applicants; however, only short listed candidates will be contacted.

Successful applicants not currently employed by West Vancouver Schools are required to sign a “consent for Criminal Record Search” to permit a criminal record review.

Posted On
May 24, 2023
Closing Date & Time
May 31, 2023 01:00 PM PST/PDT

Job Type
Part Time
Job Category
ECE, EA and Support Staff
West Vancouver
Multiple locations