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Employment opportunities

The Ottawa Catholic School Board is constantly changing and growing, opening up new employment opportunities for eager applicants. We have ongoing requirements for a variety of employment groups, including administrative, technical, skilled trades, and student service roles. Irrespective of your occupation with the OCSB, remember that you are still part of an important team of employees who are inspiring the lives of our students. 

The positions listed below have current openings, and we are accepting applications. Browse our opportunities, find one that's right for you, and join our dynamic and diverse community of employees. We thank you in advance for your interest in the OCSB and wish you success in your job search.


Current job competitions

Submit a resume and cover letter in MS Word or Adobe (pdf) format by email, fax, or regular mail to the contact person listed in the job posting. Ensure that the competition number (e.g. COMP CE:001-12) is clearly marked in your email subject line (if applicable), your cover letter, and on the envelope. If you are applying for more than one competition at the same time, a separate resume (unless otherwise stated in the competition) must be submitted for each competition, and numbered accordingly. Please note that there is a closing date and applications must be received no later than 5:00 pm on that date.

Competition Deadline to apply
Parenting and Family Literacy Supply Staff
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open ended
Supply Early Childhood Educators List open ended
Supply Staff-Ottawa Catholic Child Care Corporation open ended
COMP CE:005-17 International Language Instructors March 23, 2017
COMP CE:006-17  Supply International Languages Site Administrators March 23, 2017
Ottawa Catholic Child Care Corporation-Assistant Supervisor Barrhaven March 29, 2017
Ottawa Catholic Child Care Corporation-Term Assistant Supervisor-Riverside South March 29, 2017
Ottawa Catholic Child Care Corporation- Barrhaven March 31, 2017
Ottawa Catholic Child Care Corporation- Orleans April 4, 2017
COMP 17/008 Summer Student Employment Program Open
COMP 17/009  Summer Experience Program - Office Assistant  April 11, 2017


Ongoing job opportunities


The OCSB invites applications from candidates interested in being considered for ongoing job opportunities, which may become available at any time during the year. Submit a resume and cover letter in MS Word or Adobe (pdf) format by email, fax, or regular mail to the contact person listed in the job posting. Ensure that the position title you are applying for (e.g. Caretaker, Early Childhood Educator) is clearly marked on the cover letter and the envelope. Applications/resumes will be retained on file for 6 months. Click on the job title to view a full job description, qualifications, and more information on how to apply. 

Department Job title and description
Admin & Support Staff Supply Bus Attendant
Admin & Support Staff Casual Caretaker
Admin & Support Staff Casual Learning Technology Help 
Admin & Support Staff Supply Housekeeper
Admin & Support Staff Supply Early Childhood Educator (ECE)
Admin & Support Staff Supply Educational Assistant (EA)
Admin & Support Staff Supply Interpreter
Admin & Support Staff Supply Library Technician
Continuing Education General Interest Program Instructor
Continuing Education Supply International Languages Program (Elementary) Instructor
Continuing Education Supply Literacy and Basic Skills Instructor
Continuing Education Supply English as a Second Language (ESL) Instructor

What you need to know before you apply

Anyone may apply for these current job opportunities, although preference will be given to internal, permanent employees. In accordance with Board policy, a negative tuberculin test (obtained within the last 12 months) and an acceptable Police Record Check (for the vulnerable sector) is a condition of any employment and will be required following a successful interview. The opportunities listed on this page do not require that applicants be a practicing Catholic. Only those individuals selected for an interview will be contacted.
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