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Organization:    Ministry of Education
Division:    Field Services Division
City:    London
Job Term:    1 Permanent
Job Code:    7081 - Education Officer
Salary:    $1,677.80 - $2,217.93 Per Week*
Posting Status:    Open
Job ID:    49711
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We are in need of an experienced educator to provide information and clarification on legislation, policies and programs to schools, school boards, and other stakeholders as well as facilitate the implementation of new policies.

What can I expect to do in this role?

In this role, you will:
• provide information and clarification on legislation, policies and programs to schools, school boards, and other stakeholders
• facilitate the implementation of new policies
• monitor and report on the effectiveness of the school system
• ensure compliance with ministry policies and programs
• help provide a strong and vibrant education system

How do I qualify?

• Position requires that applicants be members in good standing with the Ontario College of Teachers

Technical Skills:
• You have extensive knowledge and understanding in the application of education theory, principles and practices at the elementary and secondary school levels
• You have the ability to interpret and apply legislation (e.g. Education Act), ministry business plan and strategic directions, objectives, policy and priorities to monitor and ensure compliance at the local level to school board administration

Other Essential Skills:
• You have leadership, facilitation and organizational skills to provide a liaison role with boards and interest groups
• You have analytical skills to review legislation program curriculum and standards to provide interpretation and clarification to school boards
• You have communication skills to make presentations, prepare detailed reports, briefing notes and ministerial correspondence

Additional information:

  • 1 Permanent - Full Time, 217 York St, London, West Region
Compensation Group:   Ontario Public Service Employees Union
Schedule:   6
Category:   Education and Training
Posted on:   Thursday, January 24, 2013
  • W-EU-49711/13
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Remember: The deadline to apply is Thursday, February 7, 2013 11:59 pm EST. Late applications will not be accepted.

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*Indicates the salary listed as per the OPSEU Collective Agreement.
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