The Vancouver Aquarium has several work experience opportunities available for students that are fluent in both English and French. These work experience placements take place during the weekday and would require students to miss one day a week from their class.
- Marine Educator Bilingual, Kindergarten to Grade 3. Two to four students will volunteer every Tuesday from 9 am to 2:30 pm. Placement dates will be Tuesday, October 13, 2015 to Tuesday, December 15, 2015. Students will also be given the option of having this placement extended until March 5, 2016. For complete description of duties and mandatory orientation training date, click on the link Fall 2015 Marine Educator K-3 WEX Recruitment – Bilingual
- Marine Educator Bilingual Wet Lab, Kindergarten to Grade 12. Four students will volunteer every Monday from 9 am to 2:30 pm. Placement dates will be Monday, October 12, 2015 to Monday, December 14, 2015 (excluding the statutory holiday on November 11, 2015). Students will also be given the option of having this placement extended until March 5, 2016. For complete description of duties and mandatory orientation dates, click on the link Fall 2015 K-12 WEX Recruitment – Bilingual.
All applications are now accepted online at:
When applying for one of these positions, please select “Wex Student” when asked what position you are applying for and then select the role from the drop down list. If you have any questions regarding this process, click on the tutorial link How to Register Van Aquarium.
Application deadline is 9 am on Wednesday, September 30, 2015.
Note: District Office is not involved in the student selection process for these positions. Any questions are to be directed to Christy Smith at Christy.Smith@vanaqua.org or see your Career Prep Coordinator.