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Organization:    Ministry of Education
Division:    Thunder Bay Regional Office
City:    Thunder Bay
Job Term:    1 Permanent
Job Code:    7081 - Education Officer
Salary:    $87,245.32 - $115,332.25 Per Year*
Posting Status:    Open
Job ID:    58833
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Are you an education professional looking for a new challenging opportunity? If so, consider this opportunity with the Ministry of Education where, as an experienced educator, you will provide information and clarification on legislation, policies and programs to schools, school boards, and other stakeholders.

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?

Mandatory requirement:
• This 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, 615 James St S, Thunder Bay, North Region
Compensation Group:   Ontario Public Service Employees Union
Schedule:   6
Category:   Education and Training
Posted on:   Wednesday, December 11, 2013
All external applicants (including former employees of the Ontario Public Service) applying to a competition in a ministry or Commission public body must disclose (either in the cover letter or resume) previous employment with the Ontario Public Service. Disclosure must include positions held, dates of employment and any active restrictions as applicable from being rehired by the Ontario Public Service. Active restrictions can include time and/or ministry-specific restrictions currently in force, and may preclude a former employee from being offered a position with the Ontario Public Service for a specific time period (e.g. one year), or from being offered a position with a specific ministry (either for a pre-determined time period or indefinitely). The circumstances around an employee's exit will be considered prior to an offer of employment.
Remember: The deadline to apply is Friday, December 27, 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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