The Latest Education Assistant Jobs in BC Schools

Updated Nov 1st, 2016

Education Assistants or Special Education Assistants are needed to fill part-time, full-time, and on-call assignments in BC school districts. There are positions starting immediately and in the fall in Metro Vancouver, Fraser Valley, Kootenay, Okanagan, Northern BC, and Vancouver Island school districts.

Education Assistants work with classroom teachers for the personal care, education, and development of students with unique and significant physical, mental, behavioural, emotional or learning style differences.

The skills required in an education assistant role varies according to the assignment.

In some assignments, education assistants are required to have specialized knowledge and experience in working with students with special needs.  There are also assignments that require education assistants to have fluency in French.  In other specialized roles, school districts are seeking individuals with experience working with Aboriginal students.

There are several education assistant job opportunities currently available, and school districts are actively recruiting to fill these vital classroom roles.

Education Assistant Job Opportunities in BC School Districts

The following school districts are hiring Education Assistants, Child and Youthcare Workers, Supervision Aides and Early Childhood Educators as of November 1, 2016.

Metro Vancouver Schools

Burnaby School District 41

  • Education Assistant

Coquitlam School District 43

  • Education Assistants (Casual, On-Call)

Delta School District 37

  • Child and Youth Care Worker
  • Indigenous Cultural Enhancement Facilitator

North Vancouver School District 44

  • Education Assistant – Queen Mary Elementary
  • Education Assistant – On-Call
  • Education Assistant – Sutherland Secondary

Richmond School District 38

  • Education Assistants

Surrey School District 36

  • Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA) Support
  • Education Assistant – On-call
  • Child and Youth Care Worker – On-call

Vancouver School District 39

  • West 1 Community Schools Team Programmer
  • Communicaty Schools team Programmer – Templeton Hub
  • School and Student Support A (Education Assistant On-Call)

West Vancouver School District 45

  • Casual Clerical, TA and Supervision Aide
  • Education Assistant

Fraser Valley Schools

Chilliwack School District 33

  • Child and Youth Care Worker

Mission School District 75

  • Aboriginal Liaison Worker
  • Casual Education Assistants
  • Supervision Assistant – Hatzic Middle School
  • Supervision Assistant – Windebank Elementary

Okanagan BC Schools

Central Okanagan School District 23

  • Sign-language interpreter
  • Certified education assistant
  • Aboriginal student advocate

Kootenay BC Schools

Boundary School District 51

  • Education Assistant
  • Casual Education Assistant

Rocky Mountain School District 6

  • Community Link Student Support Worker – Kimberly Zone

Southeast Kootenay School District 5

  • Aboriginal Education Support Worker

Northern BC Schools

Peace River North School District 60

  • Education Assistant II – Certified – #12-81
  • Education Assistant II – Certified – #12-82

Vancouver Island Schools

Comox Valley School District 71

  • EA Complex (Interpreter)

Cowichan Valley School District 79

  • Casual On-Call Assistants

Greater Victoria School District 61

  • Educational Assistant – General

Nanaimo-Ladysmith School District 68

  • Aboriginal Education Assistants

Saanich School District 63

  • On-Call Education Assistants

Qualicum School District 69

  • Spare Educational Assistants

Central BC Schools

Prince George School District 57

  • Aboriginal Education Worker
  • Casual Education Assistants – Mackenzie
  • Casual StrongStart Facilitator

Independent First Nations Schools

Haahuupayak School

  • On-call Education Assistants

Nus Wadeezulh Community School

  • Teacher Assistant – K-9

Learn more about the experience and education required to become an education assistant in BC schools.