Learning Support Services Coordinator (1.0 FTE) Back to Jobs

2023-24 LSS Coordinator (1.0 FTE)

Valley Christian School is a small independent school located in Mission, BC. We have approximately 170 students. We are currently accepting applications for a Learning Support Services Coordinator with one day a week as a classroom teacher. This is a full-time position commencing August 24, 2023.

The Learning Support Services Coordinator (Special Education & Learning Assistance) is responsible for the development of student learning plans and individualized education plans as well as determining the appropriate supports needed to meet student learning needs. The coordinator is supervised by the principal and collaborates with teachers and educational assistants in development and implementation of educational plans.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • A Bachelor of Education degree (or equivalent)
  • Hold, or be eligible for, a valid BC Teaching Certificate
  • University course work in the following areas:
    • Credentials in special education
  • In addition, courses in the following areas are recommended:
    • Meeting the needs of students with specific exceptions (i.e., autism, developmental delays, Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD), Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), etc.)
    • Meeting the diverse behavioural needs in the classroom
    • Computer technology for the classroom
    • Non-violent de-escalation training


The applicant must:

  • Have a passion for Christian education
  • Practice and demonstrate evidence of a strong commitment to the Christian Faith
  • Practice strong collaboration skills and enjoy working in a team
  • Have strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Establish positive working relationships with school staff, community partners, families, and children
  • Be able to confidently lead and support staff
  • With colleagues, plan and maintain a learning environment that promotes the health, security, and well-being of children
  • Demonstrate a willingness to learn


To apply, please submit a cover letter, resume, faith statement and philosophy of Christian Education to:


Ron Donkersloot, Principal

Valley Christian School
8955 Cedar St
Mission BC  V4S 1A3