Human Resource Services

Human Resource Services is responsible for providing support and services to over 2,100 employees who work to provide a Catholic education for our students and communities. As a Catholic organization, Human Resources Services aims to achieve a working environment that respects the dignity and worth of every person while maintaining fair and just compensation for employees. Equally important, Human Resources Services continually strives to ensure that public resources are used in a prudent and responsible manner.

Human Resource Services responsibilities include:
  • Recruitment and hiring
  • Employee records: qualifications, documentation, and certification
  • Labour relations with our three unionized employee groups: OECTA (teachers), CUPE (support staff), and OECTA- OTBU (occasional teachers)
  • Contract negotiations
  • Health and Safety
  • Leadership Development
  • Benefits administration
  • Internal and external employment postings
  • Workplace Safety Insurance Board claims
  • Long-term disability
  • Criminal background checks
  • Collective agreement administration
  • System staffing projections
  • Workplace accommodations
  • Job evaluations and pay equity
  • Employee dispute resolution
  • Teacher performance appraisal
  • Assignment and tracking of occasional employees: teachers, support staff, maintenance, and administration
 Title Contact
Superintendent of Human Resource Services 

Joan Carragher
Ext. 200, Fax 748-9563

Administrative Assistant

Theresa Greavette
Ext. 193, Fax 748-9563

Manager of Human Resource Services

Darren Kahler
Ext. 229, Fax 748-9563

Human Resource Officer - Administration/TeachingChristine Aquin
Ext. 240, Fax 748-9563
Human Resource Officer - Support Staff (CUPE)Jordan Busch
Ext. 283, Fax 748-9563
Wellness Coordinator(to be announced)
Ext. 285, Fax 748-956
Human Resource Services Coordinator
Debra Orr
Ext. 235, Fax 748-9563
Human Resource Services CoordinatorLiz West
Ext. 269, Fax 748-9563

Health & Safety OfficerMelissa Featherstone
Ext. 290, Fax 748-9563

 Recruitment OfficerJennifer Brown
Ext. 212, Fax 748-9563

 Contact Human Resource Services