One (1) Indigenous Educational Assistant

(6.5 hours per day - Monday to Friday)

St. Andrew's Regional High School in Victoria

We acknowledge that St. Andrew’s Regional High School is on the ancestral territory of the W SÁNEC and Lekwungen peoples and we benefit from local knowledge keepers and thriving Indigenous communities

Educational Assistant Requirements:

Certified Educational Assistant (CEA) certificate or equivalent (i.e. Human Resource Worker, Teacher), or Grade 12 graduation with one year of post-secondary training in special education, First Nations or Indigenous studies, or other related experience

Ability to work well with children, colleagues, and administration

Ability to assist in providing a safe and positive environment for students in the classroom

Ability to use discretion when dealing with confidential matters

Physical ability for an active job

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

Identification with and participation in the life of a Catholic parish; Commitment to Catholic Education

Preference will be given to candidates with:

Indigenous ancestry

Knowledge of Indigenous Education, culture, heritage, customs, and values

Demonstrated knowledge of and experience in working with Indigenous youth, parents/guardians, and the Indigenous community

Basic First Aid and CPR Certificate

Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA) training

Autism training and/or experience

Experience supporting youth with challenging behaviours

Please provide:

Cover letter and resume

Support Staff Application Form (see below for weblink)

Supporting documents (confirmation of Grade 12 completion, relevant post-secondary, certificates, diplomas and/or transcripts)

Recent evaluation report from recent employer and/or references

If Catholic, please submit Pastor Reference Form and photocopy of Baptismal Certificate

Support Staff Application Form and Pastor Reference Form available on website:

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

For further information, contact:

Ms. Katja Groves, Superintendent

Phone: 250-727-6893

Job Category:
ECE, EA and Support Staff
Catholic Independent Schools Of The Diocese Of Victoria
Posting Date:
11/13/2021 7:00:00 PM
Victoria, British Columbia