Ontario Public Service (OPS) Learn and Work Program

This program is funded by OPS and the Ministry of Government Services. Students are given the opportunity to earn secondary school credits while completing a specialized co-op placement in the Ontario Public Service and its related agencies. These paid work experiences are available in areas including: Administrative and Support Services; Arts, Culture and Heritage; Communications and Marketing; Human Resources; and Travel and Tourism. Any HWDSB student may apply for the 15-20 positions available each semester. Only four Ontario school boards offer the program. Located at Delta Secondary School.

How to Apply

  • Download and complete the attached Ontario Public Service (OPS) Application OPS-Application-2018-revised
  • Have a teacher complete the teacher section of the form
  • Submit the completed application along with a current résumé  and cover letter to a Co-op Teacher or your Guidance Counselor at your school by the required deadline.
Applications Deadlines:
Semester 1 – May 15th
Semester 2 – December 2nd