The Maple Ridge – Pitt Meadows School District (SD42) is looking for qualified Casual-On-Call Aboriginal Support Workers. Aboriginal Support Workers assist the Itinerant Teachers for Aboriginal Education by working with identified aboriginal students within schools in the district on an individual or small group basis, and provide guidance and support in order to foster educational success. Casual staff are to be available for work five days per week (Monday to Friday) combined with the ability to travel to any school within the District (from Pitt Meadows to Whonnock).
Successful completion of Grade 12 and one year post-secondary education in First Nations Culture or equivalent experience
Two (2) years experience maintaining effective working relationships with members of the aboriginal community
Good observation skills and the ability to keep accurate notes and records
Knowledge of the effects on aboriginal students of cultural differences
Rate of pay: $24.35per hour + 12% in lieu of benefits
Interested applicants may apply by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or submit their package in person, by fax or mail to the District Education office noted below to the ATTN: HUMAN RESOURCES DEPT.