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Teaching Position Process

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Welcome to the Algonquin and Lakeshore Catholic District School Board! We appreciate your interest in our board and being part of our Catholic school community.
ALCDSB provides excellence in Catholic education to over 11,500 students in 32 elementary schools, five secondary schools and five adult learning sites.
Each school community is unique, and together our entire community is dedicated and passionate about Catholic education and providing opportunities for all students and staff. 
Although we have tried to provide as much information as possible on this page, please do not hesitate to contact us for more details or to discuss your application at [email protected]  or call us at 613-354-6257 ext. 457

Frequently Asked Questions

What information do I need to prepare my application?

Cover Letter - Reference the job posting number for the position you are applying to or the type of position you are interested in with our board and introduce yourself.
Resumé - Include a detailed resumé outlining your education, qualifications, skills and experience (provide supporting documentation, as required)
For all teaching positions, we require one of following 
Letter of Faith with a copy of your Roman Catholic Baptismal Certificate
Any additional application requirements for the application package and a link to submit your application through Apply to Education are outlined in each posting.

Do I need a Criminal Background with Vulnerable Sector Check?

Upon job offer and as a condition of employment with our board, you will be required to submit a favourable Criminal Background Check with Vulnerable Sector Screening (current within six months of date of hire). Employment with the board will not commence until this document has been received.

How long should I expect to wait to hear about my application?

We always have an open posting for Occasional Teachers. Interviews are held periodically, as needed. 


The Algonquin and Lakeshore Catholic District School Board will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment process to applicants with disabilities.  If you are selected for consideration, please inform Human Resources Staff of the nature of the accommodation you require.


In compliance with the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (1989), information received by the Board through the recruitment process will be used when considering candidates for employment.

Where do I find what jobs are available?

Postings can be viewed at link to  Careers page.

​Where do I find more information about ALCDSB?

Please refer to our website and refer to the dropdown menus specific to your topic.
For specific questions about topics such as the Faith requirement, qualifications, letters of permission, etc. please contact the Human Resources Department at [email protected]  or call us at 613-354-6257 ext 457.​

What professional development opportunities are provided?

The ALCDSB provides its teachers with continuous professional development opportunities during the school year including NTIP, PA Day topic focused sessions, free leadership development courses, school based professional development and Board sessions such as development in primary reading strategies and secondary subject councils.  ​