EdRecruit: Avoiding Risks and Challenges in Your Hiring Process

Event Date: Wednesday, January 26, 2022

Time: 12:00 – 2:00 PM EST


Even well-planned selection processes are vulnerable to applicant complaints, human resource challenges and access to information requests. Do you want to minimize these risks? Are you interested in understanding what legal issues are important to consider when hiring?

As organizational and human resource leaders, clearly understanding how to build legally-sound hiring processes is critical.

This workshop provides you with a deeper understanding of the circumstances and contexts where challenges can emerge and identifies concrete tips, tools, and strategies to implement immediately into your practice. After participating in the webinar, you will:

  • Understand difficult and problematic issues that can emerge during the hiring process
  • Identify tools and strategies to mitigate problems and avoid challenges
  • Learn how best to respond if you receive a complaint and where to seek support

Participants will receive our eBook, which will include checklists and tools to support you in your hiring efforts.

Who should attend: Staff with responsibility for hiring and those who sit on hiring committees in a school board setting including human resource staff, district leaders, principals and vice principals.

PRICING Information

1 to 3 people – $199 per person

4 to 9 people – $159 per person (20% discount per person)

10+ people – $99 per person (50% discount per person)

Recordings will be available if participants miss the live webinar.



Janet Stewart

Janet is an experienced educator with over 20 years experience as a senior leader. She has worked in roles at the school, district and provincial levels within the British Columbia public education sector. During this time, she oversaw many large recruitment and selection efforts including while leading Make a Future –a British Columbia initiative focused on improving provincial K-12 labour market conditions – and facilitating many Boards of Education senior executive search processes. In 2020, she founded EduSelect Services to support school districts across Canada with human resource matters. Her book, Hiring Well: Building Strong Selection Practices in K-12 was published in April 2021.  In addition to her Masters in Adult Education, Janet has a completed training in conflict resolution, negotiations, and organizational development and she has her coaching certification with the International Coaching Federation.

For more information, email Christina at christina.hemeon@applytoeducation.com.