The Education Statistics and Analysis Branch of the Ministry of Education offers these unique opportunities to play a key role in the design, development and implementation of policies, programs, standards and initiatives related to education in Ontario.What can I expect to do in this role?You will:• provide strategic leadership, planning, coordination and educational expertise and analysis in the development of a range of highly complex and politically sensitive policies, programs, standards and initiatives related to the government's education mandate• provide information to school boards with regards to ministry legislation, policies and programs• develop and sustain positive relationships with stakeholders• provide strategic and expert educational advice to ministry senior management• coordinate and provide educational expertise in the development and roll-out of province-wide implementation plans and monitoring strategiesHow do I qualify?Education knowledge and experience:You have:• knowledge of pedagogy normally acquired by being a member in good standing with the Ontario College of Teachers• experience teaching at the elementary and secondary school level and in school board settings • thorough knowledge of Ontario educational systems and the Education Act, associated regulations, Ontario Human Rights Code and education programs• expert knowledge of and sensitivity to provincial education and social trends related to public policy directions, the educational environment and decision-making structuresKnowledge of policy development and service-delivery program development:• you have sound knowledge of policy development and service-delivery program development and monitoringConceptual, research, analytical, evaluation and interpretative skills:You have:• superior conceptual, research, analytical, evaluation and interpretative skills including the ability to analyze policies and data for reports and studies• ability to think strategically, anticipate and absorb complex and large-scale issues and develop effective and practical long and short-term policy positionsWork-planning, organizational, coordination and project management skills:You have:• strong work-planning, organizing and coordination skills • project management, team leadership and administration abilities with consistent capacity to produce high quality results on timeCommunication skills:You have:• excellent writing and oral communication skills, including listening, conducting consultations, reporting, presenting and persuasion• strong relationship and stakeholder management, interpersonal and senior-level representation skillsComputer proficiency:• you have computer proficiency in word-processing, presentation, spreadsheet and database software
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