Casual Early Childhood Educator

Job Code: 3319855

Job Details

Casual Early Childhood Educator

C.U.P.E. 2357

Why Work With The Ottawa Catholic School Board: The Ottawa Catholic School Board (OCSB) is located in Ottawa, Ontario. As Canada’s capital city, Ottawa ranks among the world's most desirable cities to call home. We have a small-town feel with a big-city presence with a population of just over a million people.

The OCSB proudly serves over 45,000 students in 87 schools. We offer an education that respects all faiths' universal values and is grounded in Catholic principles. We foster innovation to inspire Deep Learning so that all can realize their full potential. We offer a collaborative work environment, fulfilling careers, and the opportunity to make a difference in our students' lives. The OCSB adheres to equitable hiring, employment and promotion practices and is committed to an inclusive workforce that reflects the diversity of our students. We encourage applications from Indigenous peoples, racialized people, persons with disabilities, people from gender diverse communities and/or people with intersectional identities, as well as others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.

The Ottawa Catholic School Board acknowledges that the land on which our schools are located is the traditional unceded territory of the Algonquin Anishnabek Peoples. We extend our respect to all First Nations, Inuit and Métis Peoples for their valuable past and present contributions to this land.

Under the direction of the Principal, the Early Childhood Educator:

  • partners with the classroom teachers(s) to plan and implement a full day early learning program;
  • collaborates in the design of high quality and effective play-based programs and environments;
  • supports enhanced physical, cognitive, emotional and social development within the context of a Catholic learning environment, as part of the Early Learning program team.

Required Qualifications, Experience, Knowledge and Skills:

  • an Early Childhood Education diploma or degree;
  • registration with the Ontario College of Early Childhood Education;
  • recent experience with kindergarten age children preferred;
  • current First Aid and CPR certification.

In addition, the following will be considered an asset:

  • minimum two years experience
  • bilingualism
  • experience working in a school setting

Status: Casual Early Childhood Educators must be available to work on call during regular school hours at various school locations.

These are casual positions with an hourly rate of $21.86 plus 4% in lieu of vacation.

How to apply

All applications for our Supply Early Childhood Educator(s) must be submitted through Apply to Education. Failure to complete this information may impact your eligibility for an interview.

Interviews: We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. If selected for an interview, you will receive an email including the interview date/time, location and process details. Incomplete applications will not be considered

At the completion of a successful interview, you will be required to provide a Police Record check for the Vulnerable Sector dated within the last 6 months.

Questions regarding the application process can be directed to

Pursuant to the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, (AODA), if you require accommodations at any time throughout the application process, please contact the Human Resources Department via email at prior to the posting closing date so appropriate arrangements can be made.

Posted On
May 16, 2024
Closing Date & Time

Job Type
Job Category
ECE, EA and Support Staff
Multiple locations
Mandatory Document
  • Resume
  • Cover Letter
  • Certificates & Diplomas