Education Assistant

Job Code: 3637878

Job Details


Education Assistants work in collaboration with a team of educators to positively impact and guide students, both on an individual and group basis. Successful candidates will have a Grade 12 education, an Education Assistant certificate or diploma (or significant coursework toward the certificate), and experience working with school-aged children. Other qualifications include CPI training, valid First Aid certification and additional training in Applied Behavioral Analysis and/or Autism Spectrum Disorder. The current wage is between $31.61 - $33.88 per hour.


Job descriptions for both positions, including full qualifications and duties, can be found on our website under Employment.

The positions are included in Local 801 of the Canadian Union of Public Employees, and includes a comprehensive benefits package. To apply, please submit a full resume including cover letter, transcripts and current work references online at .

All applications are welcome, however, we are able to reply only to those selected for an interview.

The Sunshine Coast School District is dedicated to creating safe, healthy and welcoming working environments through our value of and commitment to diversity and inclusion in our schools, district and communities. We invite applications from all qualified applicants.

About Us:

Come work with us! The Sunshine Coast is a spectacular region of British Columbia. Located a short 40-minute ferry ride from the Vancouver area, our district is made up of unique communities encompassing 13 schools, providing educational excellence to a population of 3,400 students. Our region has a warm climate, gorgeous shoreline and astounding views of the Salish Sea and the coastal mountains. As a resident of this vibrant community, you will have access to endless outdoor recreational opportunities, a vibrant arts scene, cultural activities and occasional glimpses of whales and bears as you travel to work.

School District 46's mission is to support and inspire each student to experience joy and fulfillment in realizing their potential as knowledgeable, confident and contributing citizens of the global community. We are an inclusive learning community engaged in lifelong learning and educational excellence. Come and join our incredible, inspiring team of passionate and dedicated staff.

Posted On
June 19, 2024
Closing Date & Time

Job Type
Contract, Occasional
Job Category
ECE, EA and Support Staff
School Board Office
Employment Start Date
Start Immediately
Mandatory Document
  • Resume
  • Cover Letter