Peel District School Board jobs
Headquarters: Mississauga (Ontario)
Year of creation: 1998
Type of company: educational institutions
Sector of activity: elementary and secondary education
The Peel District School Board is the second largest school board in Canada. It encompasses the cities of Brampton, Caledon and Mississauga (Peel Region) and serves approximately 153,000 kindergarten to grade 12 students in its more than 253 schools. It offers a number of programs including adult and continuing education, alternative, high skills and French immersion. Its priority is to furnish a supportive working and learning environment for the well-being of both its staff and students.
The Peel Board relies on the skills of its more than 20,000 personnel to effectively manage itself and accomplish its mission. From administrators to teachers, from maintenance to management and human resources, each is necessary and conducive to the successful functioning of the whole. Current available positions include a research officer, teachers, vice principals and principals.
The Peel Board offers its employees a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package including dental, medical, life and disability insurance. Additionally, there is a health and wellness plan (EFAP) that includes career, life balance and health coaching services. There are also paid holidays and vacation, paid sick leave and a company pension plan.
The Peel Board strongly believes in equity and inclusion. This is reflected in it being one of the most ethnically and culturally diverse school boards in Canada. It believes a welcoming school milieu discourages discrimination and harassment and instead, encourages learning and good work practices. This policy is demonstrated in the board’s guidelines, curriculum design and religious accommodation. It believes in providing a safe and healthy environment for its staff and students.
Permanent, full-time position A best practices champion whose experience in software development and/or programming design and systems management is uniquely combined with knowledge of the Education Act, education-related policies and school board