General Information

Join the DSBN!

The District School Board of Niagara is committed to equity and inclusion in the recruitment and hiring of qualified staff who reflect the diversity of our region.  We encourage submissions from candidates who represent the various dimensions of diversity.  We will make interview and employment accommodations during the selection process, based on any of the human rights protected grounds.  Please notify us in advance and we will work with you to meet your needs.  Applicants are thanked for making known their interest in working for the District School Board of Niagara.  We encourage applications from all qualified individuals; however, only those under consideration will be contacted.

Careers at DSBN

The DSBN is seeking qualified, and soon-to-be qualified, Elementary and Secondary Occasional Teacher candidates who provide evidence of meaningful experiences working with children and/or youth. These experiences may include paid, volunteer, and practicum experience.  Occasional Teachers work in a variety of schools throughout the Niagara region gaining valuable teaching experience and supporting the needs of students across the system.  Occasional Teachers are eligible to work daily assignments, apply to long term assignments or contract positions with the DSBN.

Application Process:

  • All applications are accepted through Apply To Education;
  • Application packages should include:
    • Covering Letter
    • Resume
    • Practice Teaching Reports or most recent Teacher Performance Appraisal
    • Reference Letters

Selection Process:
Preference will be given to the following applicants:


  • Applicants who possess Primary, Junior and/or intermediate Qualifications
  • Applicants who possess the following qualifications
    • English as a Second Language
    • French as a Second Language
    • Library
    • Mathematics
    • Music
  • Applicants who have lived experience working with a variety of diverse backgrounds.


  • Applicants who possess both Intermediate and Senior Qualifications in two subject areas
  • Applicants who possess the following qualifications
    • Arts-Dance, Drama, Music, Visual
    • Business Studies - Accounting, Marketing, Economics, Law
    • English as a Second Language
    • French as a Second Language
    • Library
    • Science - Chemistry, Biology, Physics
    • Technology
  • Applicants with demonstrated experience supporting and advocating for equity-deserving individuals or groups.

Interview Process:

  • Interviews will occur virtually via Microsoft Teams with a panel of Principals/Vice-Principals;
  • Traditional question and answer format interviews will occur.

Support Staff Opportunities

Application Process:

Applications are invited for posted support staff positions on this website by the District School Board of Niagara and should be forwarded to:

The Human Resources Department
District School Board of Niagara
191 Carlton Street
St. Catharines, ON L2R 7P4
Attention: Tracey Krysa

Resumes, stating the posting number and position applied for, must be received by the specified closing date.