Non-Certified Occasional Teachers

  • Niagara Catholic District School Board
  • Ontario
  • Dec 19, 2023
Teacher Occasional/Substitute Teacher

Job Description


Are you enrolled in university, working towards your teaching certificate, and looking for hands-on experience in the classroom? We are seeking talented and enthusiastic up-and-coming teachers to join our team and inspire the next generation of leaders. If you are dedicated to providing a safe, inclusive, and engaging learning environment, we want to hear from you!

Niagara Catholic District School Board is committed to ensuring that qualified teachers are teaching in our classrooms at all times. From time to time, in extenuating circumstances, this may not be possible. An individual working towards their Ontario Certificate of Teaching may be called upon to cover a classroom in the absence of the certified classroom teacher.

If you are someone interested in contributing to student safety and success within our community, we need you!


  • Implementing lesson plans left by the classroom teacher where possible
  • Maintain proper order and discipline in the teacher’s classroom, while on duty in the school and on the school ground
  • Remain in contact with the School Principal or Vice Principal on a frequent basis throughout the school day to ensure safety of all students


  • Resume (upon applying)
  • Vulnerable Sector Police Check (required prior to starting in a school)
  • Ontario Secondary School Diploma
  • Proof that you are currently enrolled in a post-secondary university program working towards obtaining your teaching certificate
  • Excellent communication, conflict resolution and interpersonal skills
  • Experience working in a school setting is preferred

Review the Board’s Administrative Operational Procedures on the Board’s website in regard to being a Non-Certified Occasional Teacher found here.

HOURS: 8:00am to 4:00pm

LOCATION: Various elementary and secondary schools

RATE OF PAY: $40.24 / hour

Interested applicants are invited to apply by completing their application for this job posting.

We thank all candidates for applying; however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

At Niagara Catholic, we are an equal opportunity employer that values and celebrates diversity with qualified staff who reflect the communities we serve. We encourage individuals from all backgrounds to apply for our positions.

The Niagara Catholic District School Board is committed to accommodating the individual needs of job candidates within our recruitment processes, in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). If you are contacted by the Niagara Catholic District School Board, please advise if you require an accommodation.