Special announcement: .

Strike Update:

The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) announced that their members will participate in a withdrawal of services (strike action) on January 22, 23 and 24, 2020 at a number of Ontario school boards if a tentative agreement is not reached.

This strike action has no impact on the Provincial and Demonstration Schools Branch schools.

All provincial schools remain open and instructional programming and residence programming will continue.

All demonstration schools remain open and full instructional programs continue.


La Fédération des enseignantes et des enseignants de l’élémentaire de l’Ontario (FEEO) a annoncé que ses membres participeront à une journée complète de retrait des services (grève) le mercredi 22 janvier 2020, le jeudi 23 janvier 2020 et le vendredi 24 janvier 2020 si aucun accord de principe n’est conclu.

Les écoles de la DEPA ne seront pas touchées par le mouvement de grève de la FEEO.

Les écoles provinciales et d’application resteront ouvertes, et nos programmes d’enseignement et de services résidentiels seront maintenus.

Ministry of Education
Provincial and Demonstration Schools Branch

Why Work Here

Working for the Provincial Schools Branch gives you an opportunity to be a part of a world class team and an educational centre of excellence that is recognized as a leader in the field of Deaf, Blind, Deafblind and Learning Disabled education.

Employment opportunities in our Branch come complete with:

For Teachers

  • Comprehensive curriculum support in all grades and subject areas
  • Small classroom sizes complemented with outstanding resources
  • Commitment to your professional and personal growth
  • A competitive salary and benefits package

For Support Services Staff

  • All employment opportunities offer a competitive compensation and benefits package.
  • Encourage & support learning and development.
  • Provide developmental opportunities.
  • Develop leaders from the ground up.

The Provincial Schools Branch cares about its employees and this is demonstrated through

  • Health and wellness initiatives
  • Commitment to Work/life balance
  • Providing Networking opportunities
  • Rewards & Recognition program.

Most importantly we are an equal opportunity employer that respects the dignity and worth of all of our employees. Through our commitment to diversity and inclusiveness the Provincial Schools Branch supports the personal and professional development of each individual so that they may reach their fullest potential and realize a satisfying and enriched career with us.