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Casual Crossing Guards

Posted on: November 5th 2020 at 10:00am
Closes on: December 16th 2020 at 4:30pm

Posting Reference Number: 
S 21 TRN 022 CAS
Commencement Date: 


The Abbotsford School District is looking for dedicated, reliable casual Crossing Guards (Supervision Aides). Under the general direction of the School Principal or Designate, the Crossing Guard will safely assist students and pedestrians using the designated crossing site. 

Education & Experience:

Successful candidates must have a cleared criminal record check, a minimum Grade 12 education and must enjoy working with children and families.

General Description/Duties:

  • Overseeing the designated crossing during the assigned hours to ensure student safety 
  • Obeying all established traffic safety regulations to ensure pedestrians are assisted in crossing roadways at designated locations   
  • Coordinating the flow of pedestrians across selected intersection(s) with the flow of vehicular traffic and traffic control devices (where applicable)  
  • Documenting and reporting any behavioral incidents, accidents, injuries, hazards or suspicious persons/vehicles to the Principal or Designate 
  • Attending and participating in staff meetings when requested
  • This position requires the ability to stand outside for up to 90 minutes at a time in all weather conditions, including rain, snow, heat and cold

  • While annual training is provided, it is expected that a good working knowledge of the Highway Traffic Act and Occupational Health and Safety Act as it relates to this position, and District child abuse protocol and reporting procedures is maintained 

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Ability to walk pedestrians safely across busy intersections, and react safely and decisively to traffic conditions 
  • Proven interpersonal skills that successfully builds rapport with students, staff and care-providers 
  • Proven effective communication skills that also maintains confidentiality in all matters related to the school district 
  • Knowledge of First Aid an asset 

File Attachments:

Please submit your application before December 16th 2020 at 4:30pm to:

Current employees of the Abbotsford School District may apply for this job using the AMS Job Posting portal.