Application submissions for Summer Employment Opportunities with the Ontario Public Service
On Sunday March 1, 2015, our system experienced technical problems dealing with the high volume of applications on the OPS Careers website for summer jobs. As a result, some applicants may have received error messages preventing them from successfully applying.
We apologize for any inconvenience, and have extended the application period from
March 6 to March 9 ending 11:59 p.m. There is no need to reapply if you successfully applied to a posted position.
Consider this exciting opportunity to join a team that is part of implementing full-day kindergarten program at the Ministry of Education. You will work closely with colleagues to develop and implement the long-term vision for early learning and child care in Ontario and support the government's commitment to provide full-day kindergarten for four and five year olds.Bring your Education background, knowledge of full-day kindergarten and consultation skills to the Ministry of Education, Early Learning and Child Care Implementation Branch.What can I expect to do in this role?• provide school boards and other stakeholders with information and clarification regarding legislation, policies and programs;• ensure programs are implemented and consistent with ministry's philosophy;• work with senior board officials to develop effective working partnerships in support of the ministry's changing business directions;• monitor and report on effectiveness of the program implementation;• facilitate implementation of new policies;• identify and analyze current and emerging issues; and• assist in the formulation of strategies, options and recommendations.How do I qualify?Mandatory• proficiency in English and superior level written and oral French• member in good standing with the Ontario College of TeachersTechnical Knowledge• You have thorough knowledge of Ontario educational system, relevant legislation, school board operations, educational theories and practices.Communication and Leadership Skills• You have proven leadership, facilitation, coordination and organizational skills to provide liaison role with senior school board officials and other stakeholders.• You have effective oral and written communication and consultation skills.Analytical Skills• You have analytical skills to review legislation/program curriculum and standards to provide interpretation and clarification to school boards.
Job advertisements for positions that have been designated bilingual will be provided in both English and French on the website. Positions that are not designated bilingual are not translated and are displayed in English only on both the English and French versions of the website.
Les annonces d'emploi pour les postes désignés bilingues sont publiées en anglais et en français sur le site Web. Les annonces pour les postes qui ne sont pas désignés bilingues ne sont pas traduites et elles figurent en anglais seulement, tant dans la version française que dans la version anglaise du site.
The Ontario Public Service is an inclusive employer.
Accommodation is available under the Ontario Human Rights Code.
Note: The only website where you can apply on-line for positions with the Ontario Public Service is http://www.gojobs.gov.on.ca
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