Toronto District School Board Reviews

Updated Jan 13, 2021

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Toronto District School Board Director of Education John Malloy
John Malloy
33 Ratings
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  • "It is difficult to obtain a full-time employment with the TDSB(in 12 reviews)

  • "Frequent turnover of supervisors and principals(in 5 reviews)

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  1. "Great for job security"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Teacher in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Toronto District School Board full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    pay, vacation time, movement, benefits, people

    Cons

    live every education organization - some hoop jumping is always an issue

  2. "Stability"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Early Childhood Educator in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Toronto District School Board full-time

    Pros

    There are many opportunities for work.

    Cons

    Lack of consistency within the school board.

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  3. "Decent"

    3.0
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    Current Employee - Teacher in Toronto, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Toronto District School Board part-time

    Pros

    Benefits, pension, flexibility as a supply teacher, summers off and winter break

    Cons

    Lots of work for what you get paid as a new teacher. Summers off is necessary to avoid burnout. Lack of training for new platforms like virtual school.

  4. "Positive and uplifting"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Barista, Server, Hostess, and Cook in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Toronto District School Board part-time

    Pros

    Working with optimistic people and being around children in a very lively, bustling environment.

    Cons

    There can be stressful moments which can become overwhelming. Although it doesn't make the job less enjoyable.

  5. "Very Good company"

    5.0
    Current Employee - LRS 

    I have been working at Toronto District School Board part-time

    Pros

    Payment are made in advance.

    Cons

    The shifts could be longer.

  6. "bad salary"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Absentee Replacement 

    I worked at Toronto District School Board part-time

    Pros

    Many schools in downtown Toronto

    Cons

    Communication between schools and the district

  7. "great"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - PSw in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Toronto District School Board full-time

    Pros

    co workers are friendly usually

    Cons

    long days can be stressful

  8. "Great Place to Work"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - HIgh School Principal in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Toronto District School Board full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Support and service to others

    Cons

    High level of demand on your time

  9. "Early childhood educator"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Early Childhood Educator in Toronto, ON

    I have been working at Toronto District School Board full-time

    Pros

    Good benefits and pay scale

    Cons

    Unionized positions too many grievances

  10. "A Good experience"

    3.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Administrative Support Assistant in New Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Toronto District School Board part-time

    Pros

    I love working with and helping children

    Cons

    Classroom size needs to be lowered for one on one individual attention

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