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Indigenous Education Youth Workers

Job IDFE-25-C8-6D-6E-19
CompanyMake A Future
LocationCoquitlam
ProvinceBritish Columbia
Date Posted2020-11-12
Posted Until2021-05-11
Job TypeFull-time
Job CategoryEducation
Description
Coquitlam School District invites applications from individuals for the position of Youth Worker – Indigenous Education (temporary). As the third largest school district in the province we are located within a 40-minute drive from downtown Vancouver. The school district has a population of 32,000 students with approximately 4,300 teaching, administrative, managerial and support staff.

Working under the direction of administrator/designate, the youth worker implements and promotes individualized and/or group programs in First Nations studies under the direction of the teacher.

Required knowledge and Skills:
• Completion of a two-year post-secondary education diploma in child/youth care from a recognized college/institution or
• Completion of two years of university course work in Psychology or Sociology.
• Valid Class 5 BC Driver’s License
• A thorough knowledge of First Nations cultures, traditions and values demonstrated through Indigenous Ancestry.

The successful applicant will be a person of Indigenous ancestry in accordance with an approved special program under Section 42(3) of the British Columbia Human Rights Code.

This is a unionized position which offers $29.36/hour (37.5 hours/week while school is in session), plus 16% in lieu of benefits.
LanguagesEnglish
Other2 Temporary Positions
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A criminal background check will be required. We appreciate your interest but regret that only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Applications will be reviewed as they are received.

We appreciate your interest but regret that only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.