Aboriginal Support Worker

Aboriginal Support Workers


 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: $24.35 per hour + 12% in lieu of benefits

     Interested applicants may apply by email to applicants@sd42.ca or submit their

    package in person, by fax or mail to the District Education office, 22225 Brown Avenue, Maple Ridge, BC V2X 8N6, t. 604 463-4200 f. 604 463-4181 to the ATTN: HUMAN RESOURCES DEPT.

     Complete Packages should include:

    *District Application formhttp://www.sd42.ca/cupe-external/

    *Cover Letter, Resume

     For more information about our School District please visit: http://www.sd42.ca/our-district/