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Imagine Your Future

Want a challenge? A rewarding career? A spot on a team that values respect, creativity, excellence and citizenship?

Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board is the place for you.

At HWDSB, we have a mission: to empower students to learn and grow to their full potential in a diverse world. Each of our 5,000+ employees supports this mission in their own way.

We are proud of our staff. We celebrate their work and their personal accomplishments. We encourage staff to grow as professionals and as leaders. Our Human Resources Department offers tremendous supports such as training, in-services and mentoring. HWDSB believes in a safe, welcoming and accepting workplace – and we are always for ways to improve.

Imagine what you could do at HWDSB.

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Current Opportunities

Casual Early Childhood Educator

Posted on Fri, February 5

Ending: Friday, March 5 4:00 PM

Employee Support and Wellness Specialist

Posted on Thu, February 18

Ending: Friday, March 5 4:00 PM

Casual Clerical

Posted on Fri, February 5

Ending: Friday, March 12 4:00 PM

Elementary Occasional Teachers

Posted on Fri, February 5

Ending: Friday, March 12 4:00 PM

Casual Educational Assistant

Posted on Fri, February 5

Ending: Friday, March 12 4:00 PM

Supply Child and Youth Care Practitioner

Posted on Fri, February 5

Ending: Friday, March 12 4:00 PM

Relocation Coordinator - Temporary Position from April 6 to September 12, 2021

Posted on Tue, March 2

Ending: Friday, March 12 4:00 PM

Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Controls Technician

Posted on Fri, February 26

Ending: Monday, March 15 4:00 PM

New Teachers wishing to submit a teaching application to Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board must apply directly to www.applytoeducation.com (an external service provider). Mail-in applications will not be processed.

Individual school postings will not be posted on Apply to Education. When there is a vacant position the Principal will access Apply to Education to conduct a candidate search seeking candidates whose qualifications will best suit the needs of the school.

When applying to HWDSB through www.applytoeducation.com, your application package must include:

  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume
  3. Practicum Assessments or Principal Evaluations
  4. Copy of Ontario College of Teachers Certificate of Qualification (where possible).

We thank all applicants for their interest in Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board.

Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

World Education Services

We encourage all international applicants to have their academic credentials evaluated prior to applying for employment, in order to accurately interpret and compare to Canadian equivalents.

Click on the image to the left. This will take you to the World Education Services (WES), Canada website.

WES is a not-for-profit organization that is known for the quality and reliability of its evaluations and the timeliness of its service.

Anyone offered a position with Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board will be required to successfully complete the Pre-Employment Screening Process for the Board. The Pre-Employment Screening Process includes the requirement to provide the Board with References, a Police Record Check satisfactory to the Board, a TB Test, a job related medical note and WHMIS training. In all cases, the required information and forms will be provided before the successful applicant will be allowed to assume their duties. Specific information about these requirements will provided at the time that any offer of employment is made.

Updated on Tuesday, October 15, 2019.
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