Upper Canada District School Board
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Interviews at Upper Canada District School Board

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Upper Canada District School Board.
Interview experience
Based on 22 interviews
Favourable
Interview difficulty
Based on 22 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 22 interviews
About two weeks

Interview process at Upper Canada District School Board

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, their rating is 8.

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Easy and 10 is Difficult, their rating is 5.

Interview process length
About two weeks
32%
About a week
27%
About a day or two
23%
More than one month
14%
About a month
5%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
65%
Group interview
45%
Background check
40%
Written test
30%
Problem solving exercises
25%
Least reported steps
Presentation
0%
Drug test
0%
They have no interview
0%

What candidates say about the interview process at Upper Canada District School Board

  • No interview for on supply list over 15 yrs ago. Then got a permanent position in 2010. This interview mainly consisted of scenarios.
    Shared on 29 August 2018 - Educational assistant - Almonte, ON
  • Step interview process, individual then group table interview with multiple board staff.
    Shared on 28 June 2017 - Educational Assistant - Smiths Falls, ON

Interview questions at Upper Canada District School Board

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • What you know about the job you applied for.
    Shared on 29 October 2018 - Educational Assistant - Brockville, ON
  • CredentialsWork experience Situation questionsPhilosophy
    Shared on 5 May 2018 - Registered Early Childhood Educator - Embrun, ON
  • Scenario questions: what would you do if...
    Shared on 28 June 2017 - Educational Assistant - Brockville, ON

Interview tips at Upper Canada District School Board

Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)77%
  • They didn’t have a dress code14%
  • Formal (business suit)9%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)0%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)0%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Upper Canada District School Board

  • Hard to say it's unionized so if you qualify for the job it's yours.
    Shared on 6 May 2020 - Educational Assistant - Cornwall, ON