The Dufferin-Peel Catholic District School Board is accepting applications on an on-going basis for Casual Secretarial/Clerical Support Staff. The assignments may be located at any of the schools in our district and requires flexible availability.

Select candidates will be contacted and will be required to undergo secretarial skills testing and an interview. Please note your application will not be considered unless you have submitted all the required documents. A secondary school graduation diploma or transcripts must be attached to your application.

Applicants must have:

A Secondary School Graduation Diploma

Working knowledge of Microsoft Office products including Word, Excel and Powerpoint

Expertise in the use of computer technology (e.g. email, spreadsheets and internet applications)

Excellent keyboarding skills

Minimum typing 40 words per minute

Excellent interpersonal skills and customer service skills

Excellent organizational skills

Ability to work collaboratively as a member of a team

Flexibility and a positive attitude

Ability to multi-task

Outstanding written and oral communication skills

Willingness to acquire skills in Board specific programs e.g. Trillium, IREN

1-4 years of recent working experience in an office environment

Availability to accept assignments on a casual basis during the day and with short notice

Preference will be given to applicants with prior secretarial experience in an educational setting

Experience in the following areas would be an asset:

Bookkeeping and budget skills

Familiarity with School Board regulations/policies and procedures


Ability to adapt to changing and different environments

A valid drivers license

First Aid Certification

Please note your application will not be considered unless you have submitted all the required documents.

Interested applicants are asked to submit a resume and required documentation to:

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ALL new employees will be required to submit a current original criminal background check (CBC) including a "Vulnerable Sector Screening" (VSS) issued within 6 months prior to commencing employment with the Board.

We thank all applicants, but advise that only those under consideration will be contacted.

If you require a disability related accommodation in order to participate in the recruitment process, please contact us at (905) 890-0708 extension 24454 to provide your contact information. Support Services staff will contact you within 2 business days. The Dufferin-Peel Catholic District School Board is an equal opportunity employer. We will accommodate your needs under the Ontario Human Rights Code.

Job Category:
ECE, EA and Support Staff
Dufferin-Peel Catholic District School Board
Posting Date:
10/6/2021 8:00:00 PM
Multiple cities, Ontario