Position:  ASL (American Sign Language) Instructor for International & Indigenous Languages Program (IILP) 


The Ottawa-Carleton District School Board is seeking qualified ASL (American Sign Language) instructors to fill Continuing Education International & Indigenous Languages teaching and/or supply teaching positions for the summer IIL Program of 2021.  Classes take place every day, Monday to Friday, between 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm from June 28 to July 23, 2021 (excluding July 1). The summer language classes will be offered virtually through Google Meet. 


The successful candidates will be paid for 2.5 hours per day for 19 days in total. The rate of pay for an IILP ASL instructor is $29.26 + 4% vac pay per hour. 

Responsibilities:

Education, experience and qualifications:

Applications will be considered on the basis of the following:

Preference will be given to candidates who are deaf or hard of hearing.

Candidate selection will be based on the results of  interview, teaching experience, qualifications, and reference checks.

Only candidates shortlisted for an interview will be contacted.

All offers of employment will be conditional upon the program running in the summer of 2021.


Instructors who are not currently OCDSB employees will be required to submit a valid Police Records Check for employment with the vulnerable sector, acceptable to the OCDSB and less than 6 months old, prior to their first day of work. 



Persons with disabilities who require accommodation in the application and/or interview process should email nectaria.karagiozis@ocdsb.ca.


Personal information is collected pursuant to the Education Act and will be used to determine the eligibility for employment with the OCDSB. Questions about this collection should be directed to the International & Indigenous Languages Program, Continuing Education, 440 Albert street, E121, Ottawa, Ontario, K1R 5B5.


The Ottawa-Carleton District School Board is committed to equity for all students and staff and to delivering the highest quality education through a qualified workforce that reflects the diversity of the students and communities it serves.


How to apply: All interested applicants should express their interest by sending their resume to nectaria.karagiozis@ocdsb.ca