Support staff including education assistants, tradespeople, transportation officials, clerical personnel, and maintenance staff are in high demand in British Columbia's public schools. Currently there are 100+ jobs advertised on Makeafuture.ca for front-line and behind-the-scenes support workers.
Supporting teachers and students in the classroom, education assistants, speech therapy assistants, early childhood educators, and special education aides play an integral role in the educational success of students, especially those with unique learning challenges.
Outside of the classroom, there is a demand for HVAC technicians, electricians, accountants, IT specialists, bus drivers, clerical staff, and custodians–all of whom play a role in ensuring that schools run, and operate safely and securely.
Employment at school districts offers great flexibility as there are opportunities available in every region of BC from the Lower Mainland and Fraser Valley to Vancouver Island and the North in full-time, part-time, and on-call roles.
The majority of these jobs are unionized positions offering competitive salaries and great benefits, including extended health and dental.
The latest support staff job opportunities in BC's public schools can be found on Makeafuture.ca.