Ontario Secondary School Teachers' Federation
District 16 York Region

Call for D16 T/OT Interim Educational Services Officer

The Educational Services Officer acts as a link to the provincial committee and as a member of the local Educational Services Committee, participating on the local committee and with its activities.

The following is a list which includes, but is not limited to, these activities:

  • * to promote, generate and co-ordinate the growth of activities of teachers and educational workers, through workshops, speakers and current educational services initiatives;

  • * to consult with and make submissions to the Regional Professional Growth Co- Ordinator of the Provincial Educational Services Committee;

  • * to promote, encourage and support student related research and effective models of professional development and training at the local level;

  • * to attend the Provincial Educational Services Officers' Conference;

  • * to identify, promote and access funding for professional growth

    and training activities for OSSTF members;

  • * to identify the professional, curricular and educational issues and concerns of OSSTF members and to make recommendations to the local Executive and Council for policy, action or research;

  • * to report to the local bargaining unit on the activities of the Educational Services Committee;

  • * to circulate pertinent information and materials to members which have been forwarded from the provincial Educational Services Committee; and

  • * to provide advice and prepare discussion and position papers as requested on educational issues being considered by the local Executive and Council.

  • * to be at Executive meeting (2 a month), Council (1 a month) and to be responsible for having your own Education Services committee meetings in the year (on average 4-5 a year)

  • Renumeration
  • * Volunteer position/honorarium paid

  • * Mileage reimbursement 

  1. Process to apply with important dates:
  2. 1. Notice of interest should be received by the District 16 Office by Noon on Friday 20, November, 2020.
  3. Note: After the deadline date, all successful candidates will receive three questions.  These three questions will be answered in the form of a 2-3 minute speech.

  5. 2. You will present your 2-3 minute speech at the next Council Meeting on Wednesday, November 25, 2020.
  7. 3. The vote will take place at the Council Meeting on Wednesday, November 25, 2020.
  9. If you have any questions, please contact Gerry Harrison, District Executive Officer at gerry.harrison@osstfd16.on.ca or 905-836-5954


Contact Information

Gerry Harrison

Executive Officer

Business: 905-836-5954 Extension 25