What is the vacation policy like at YORK REGION DISTRICT SCHOOL BOARD? How many vacation days do you get per year?
Summers off, Holidays off pending on your position they are unpaid days off.
How long does it take to get hired from start to finish at YORK REGION DISTRICT SCHOOL BOARD? What are the steps along the way?
It took me a little less than 2 months from application to email informing me of my hire.
Get a good night's sleep before the interview, meditate, journal, read, practice for the interview, where dress clothes that is presentable for an interview, shower, great hygiene etc.
Raises are negotiated through a collective bargaining agreement with the members of the Union and management.
What questions did they ask during your interview at YORK REGION DISTRICT SCHOOL BOARD?
They asked how you would communicate with a child that is non verbal.
How would you deal with a child that is aggressive
You have three or four administrators asking you questions about discipline, the importance of clear communication, working as a team-player, students' oral and written evaluations, your organizational style. Some questions are more specific. For example, you may be asked what you would do if you discover that a student is taking other students' lunches or the student was caught cheating on a test. You might be asked to describe a unit of study you have planned and taught. What would you change to that unit? You might be asked how you would respond to a principal criticizing one or many of your teaching techniques. They might ask you a question about your understanding of what is an inclusive education.