Support Staff Employment

Support Student Learning!
Include a cover letter, resume, application form, proof of education requirements, and three professional references in your application package. Regular positions include an attractive benefit package after completion of a probation period.  View our Support Staff web page for more information including benefits and the CUPE Collective Agreement.  
Hiring Casual Hourly Support Staff
Casual hourly support staff replace an employee who is absent from work and/or for positions that have not yet been filled. Our casual support staff self-manage a flexible work schedule, have the unique opportunity to become better acquainted with our district and schools, earn days towards seniority, and are able to apply for regular assignments at any time!
Review our application guidelines (click here) and complete our job application form (click here) and submit your application package to [email protected]. All applications will be carefully reviewed and shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Join our team!
Education Assistants - Casual
Accepting Education Assistant applications from certified education assistants, ECEs, child/youth care workers, or 1st year university with courses in human behaviour.
Indigenous Education Advocate - Casual
- Pay is $27.47 per hour plus 4% holiday pay
The Okanagan Similkameen School District received special program approval on April 1, 2011 from the BC Human Rights Tribunal to hire candidates of Indigenous ancestry for Indigenous Education Advocate postings.
Custodian - Casual
- Pay is $25.14 per hour plus 4% holiday pay
Bus Drivers - Casual
- Pay is $31.19 per hour plus 4% holiday pay

Please include a current driver’s abstract with your application package.

The interest of all applicants is appreciated. 
Every application package received is reviewed. 
Acknowledgement will be made only to applicants who are shortlisted.


Questions?  Contact Susan Trower, Manager of Human Resources

at [email protected] or 250-498-3481 ext. 80102


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Support Staff Salary Grid Effective
July 1, 2022 to
June 30, 2025
(Required for External Applicants)
(SD53 Support Staff Applications) 
Att: CUPE Support Staff 
Are you available for summer work?  
Applications below in PDF and Fillable Format  
Please return by May 20, 2024