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Teacher Postings for 2017/18 are now active click here  

Questions regarding application submission call 250-498-3481 ext 115

Questions regarding the posting contact information for the principal is listed on the posting

CANCELLED - #93-2017/18 @ OSS Learner Support Teacher 0.3 Temp
CANCELLED - #95-2017/18 @ CPS Learner Support Teacher 0.6 Temp


Support Staff Postings

External
School District No. 53 (Okanagan Similkameen) invites applications for the below postings. See tab at the left of this page for internal application guidelines and Click here for the Support Staff Application_Form.

1) Education Assistant at Cawston Primary School. This regular position is 25 hours per week (plus 0.5 SSLIF hour per week temporary to June 29, 2018). Commencing as soon as possible.    Hourly pay is $22.43 per hour.  Posting No. C59-2017/18. This position is noted as Job 104 under job descriptions.  Applications accepted until position has been filled.

2) Education Assistant at Similkameen Elementary Secondary School.  This regular position is 27.5 hours per week (plus .5 SSLIF hour per week temporary to June 29, 2018).  Commencing as soon as possible.  Hourly pay is $22.43 per hour.  Posting No. C60-2017/18.  This position is noted as Job 104 under job applications.  Applications accepted until position has been filled.

See tabs to the left of this page for more information including application guidelines and job descriptions.

Internal
Internal postings are for applicants who are employees of SD53. First placement is to the applicant who is qualified and has the most SD53 seniority. See tabs at the left of this page for internal application guidelines.

1) Education Assistant at Similkameen Elementary Secondary School.  This regular position is 27.5 hours per week (plus 0.5 SSLIF hour per week temporary to June 29, 2018).  Commencing as soon as possible.  Closing date is October 20, 2017 at 3:00 p.m.   Posting No. C62-2017-18 EA and job description here

2) Education Assistant Personal Care 1 and Crossing Guard at Osoyoos Elementary School.  This regular position is 25 hours per week EAPC1 (plus .5 SSLIF per week temporary to June 29, 2018) and 5.0 hours per week for Crossing Guard.
Commencing as soon as possible.   Closing date is October 24, 2017 at 3:00 p.m.  Posting No. C63-2017-18 EAPC1  and Crossing Guard and job descrptions here

3) Electrician Temporary position in district. 40 hours per week.  Commencing December 1, 2017 to March 2, 2018.  Closing date is October 24, 2017 at 3:00 p.m.  Posting No. C64-2017-18 Electrician and job description here  

4)  Aboriginal Education Support Worker  Temporary position at Similkameen Elementary Secondary School.  This position is 33 hours per week (includes .5 SSLIF) to June 29, 2018.  Commencing as soon as possible.  Closing date is October 25, 2017 at 3:00 p.m.  Posting No. C65-2017-18 AESW and job description here

5)  Education Assistant Temporary position at YouLearn.ca.  This position is 21 hours per week (plus 1.0 hour per week SSLIF) to June 29, 2018.  Commencing as soon as possible.  Closing date is October 25, 2017 at 3:00 p.m.  Posting No. C66-2017-18 EA and job description here  

6) Education Assistant Temporary position at Oliver Elementary School.  This position is 28.5 hours per week (includes .5 SSLIF per week) commencing as soon as possible to return of incumbent not to exceed June 29, 2018.  Closing date is October 26, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. Posting No. C67-2017-18 EA and job description here  
  
Working in School District No. 53

Our District

Mission: “Provide all learners with relevant experiences that lead to responsible citizenship and lifelong learning.”

Vision: “Be an innovative learning community with strong relationships, partnerships and commitments.”


Our Communities

Our area consists of culturally diverse rural communities in the Similkameen Valley (Keremeos, Hedley, Cawston and Ollala), south Okanagan Valley (Okanagan Falls, Oliver and Osoyoos) and surrounding areas. Our local economy is based on fruit and ground crop farming, ranching, forestry, wineries and vineyards, light manufacturing and tourism.

Residents experience a small town environment, picturesque rural communities, moderate winters, and hot/sunny summers. Our landscape and climate enhance opportunities for outdoor activities such as camping, hiking, water and snow sports, golfing, biking, hunting and fishing.

The area boasts an active arts community, recreation centres, and plenty of local participation.

We offer the best of two worlds: quiet community living in close proximity to urban centres.


Specialty Programs

In addition to conventional school programs our district also provide K-12 distributed and adult education at YouLearn.ca, hockey academy at Osoyoos Elementary and Secondary schools, and golf academy at Osoyoos Secondary School.

Our district and Aboriginal communities work together to support students. Our 2016-2021 Aboriginal Education Enhancement Agreement, signed by our district and Okanagan Similkameen Aboriginal partners, can be found on our website at www.sd53.bc.ca/aboriginal.

Employees

There is a strong community spirit, both within and outside our schools. As a small district, each employee’s contribution to the learning community is significant.


Experience a lifestyle with an abundance of natural beauty and recreational opportunities - come to the Okanagan Similkameen and see where your career takes
Education Assistant Certificate or equivalent:
The district accepts a certificates from a number of education institutions and also accepts post-secondary education identified as equivalent. On-line education assistant certificates accepted are Northern Lights College, College of the Rockies, and Grant MacEwan College. Also accepted is first year university with a focus on behaviour (eg. sociology, psychology, human behaviour). If you are currently in a part-time program and your education plan allows you to work while you complete the qualifications, you welcome to apply as your application may be considered. Include in your application package your plan for completion including college or university name and courses completed to date (transcript) and expected completion date.

To discuss education requirements, the application process and options for work in our district, you are welcome to contact Susan Trower, Manager of Human Resources (email: strower@sd53.bc.ca or telephone 250-498-3481 ext 102).


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