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Kayla Cotton - In Memoriam

Kayla Lynn Cotton of Louisdale, Richmond County died Tuesday, December 1, 2015 as a result of a motor vehicle accident.  She was employed as a teacher at Felix Marchand Education Centre in Louisdale.  She was 26 years of age.

Shannon McNeil (Fraser): In Memoriam

Shannon Lea McNeil (Fraser) of New Glasgow, Pictou County and Calgary, Alberta passed away on Monday, November 17, 2014 at the age of 30 years.  She had been employed as an elementary Physical Education teacher with the Christ the Redeemer Catholic School Division.

Employment Opportunities

For an up to date list of all national postings for teaching or teaching related positions please see Education Canada and Apply To Education. Our pre-service teachers also participate in the National and International Job Search held in Halifax every year. Any employers who have specifically requested the Faculty for an employee will be posted here:

Provincial Teacher Certification Information

Teacher Certification in Canada is a Provincial responsibility. Please note that it is necessary for education graduates to obtain teacher certification for Nova Scotia prior to applying for certification in other provinces. Teacher Certification contact information for all provinces and territories is listed below:

Nova Scotia
Nova Scotia Department of Education and Culture
Teacher Certification
P.O. Box 578
Halifax, NS
B3J 2S9

Telephone (902) 424-6620
Fax (902) 424-3814

Program Information and FAQ

1. What is the timeline for certification?

The certification process begins in early October with a workshop on forms and procedures. The first deadline for submission of forms is the end of October. Applications go to the Department of Education in early January and licenses are normally issued at Convocation in May.

2. When are the job fairs?

Fall and Winter Timetables

Click on one of the links below to download the current timetable for this year

B.Ed Schedule of Events









The Calendar of Events for the 2017-2018 Bachelor of Education program is now available. Please click here for the current calendar.

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