How to Apply

First Time Applicants

Create Your Profile

In the Create Your Profile section, you will be prompted to enter information which will be used to create your account. Once you have entered your information, read the Privacy Statement and click on the button to consent to the collection, use and disclosure of the information you are providing for the candidate profile.

How to Search for a Job

You can search for jobs by:

  • Selecting one of the links under “Search by School Board" or “Additional Opportunities".
  • Selecting “All opportunities” and filtering the job postings. To use a search filter, select the item in the drop-down menu you want to search by.
  • Entering a location in the “Search by Location” field.
  • Clicking on “Go to Map” by the map of Nova Scotia.
  • Entering a key word in the “Search by keyword” field.

How to Apply for a Job

After you have completed a search and selected a job posting, you can apply by clicking on “Apply.” If you haven’t already joined, you will be asked to create a profile and provide some basic information.

The next step is to enter personal and professional information into your Candidate Profile. This information is required before you can apply for a position. Once you have entered the required information and uploaded your resume and cover letter, you can click “Apply” to submit your application.

How to Apply Using LinkedIn

Once you have started an application, you can choose to click on “Apply with LinkedIn.” This feature will use your existing LinkedIn account information to automatically populate some of the information needed for your application.

Returning Applicants

How to sign in

Click “Sign in” and enter the required information.

How to check the status of your active job applications

You can sign in to your candidate profile at https://jobs.ednet.ns.ca and select “View Profile.” Once you are in Your Profile, you can select “View your active applications.”

Existing Nova Scotia School Board employees

IIf you are an existing Nova Scotia School Board employee, please click on this link to go to the Internal Portal and apply for job opportunities. https://hcm17.sapsf.com/login