Occasional Teacher Job Posting

Job Opening – Occasional Teachers – Elementary and Secondary


Position Starting: Immediately

Posted: Thursday April 26, 2018

Closing Date: Ongoing


Our Lady of the Wayside Catholic School is an independent Roman Catholic K-12 school of the Diocese of Peterborough Ontario committed to providing an authentic Catholic liberal arts education.

Our Lady of the Wayside is seeking qualified teachers for our Occasional Teacher List for both elementary and secondary levels.

Those added to our occasional teacher list may work as short-term daily occasional teachers or may apply to permanent postings should any become available throughout the school year, and for which they are eligible/qualified.

The ideal candidate will be a person committed to the new evangelization with a passion for accompanying and mentoring young people in their Catholic Christian walk, committed to excellence, professional, flexible and collaborative.


  • A university degree or post graduate degree
  • Educational experience
  • Experience with Catholic classical liberal arts education or willingness to learn

Applicants possessing some or all of the qualifications listed above are invited to submit the following:

  • A Letter of interest
  • A resume
  • A Catholic educational philosophy
  • Two professional letters of reference and one pastoral letter from the applicant’s parish priest

Kindly submit applications marked Confidential to: Sr. Bernadette Caron, SOLI, Principal, Our Lady of the Wayside Catholic School, 575 Centre Line, Peterborough, ON, Canada, K9J 6X5 or by email to [email protected]

Applicants must have fluent written and oral communication skills in English. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply. Our Lady of the Wayside Catholic School is committed to employment equity and welcomes applications from all qualified women and men, including visible minorities, aboriginal people and persons with disabilities.  Our Lady of the Wayside Catholic School will make the necessary accommodations for applicants with disabilities to support participation in the recruitment process. Please contact Sr. Bernadette Caron, SOLI, Principal, if you require assistance. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. In accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, the personal information provided by the applicant is collected to determine eligibility for employment.

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