Welcome to the Near North Occasional Teachers' Local!

The Near North Occasional Teachers’ Local (NNOTL) is one of 76 Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) locals. We are represented by hundreds members who are employed as teachers with the Near North District School Board. Our members service over 30 elementary schools with over 8000 students.

Geographically, we are one of the largest school boards in Ontario which includes the entire Parry Sound District, a northern portion of the Muskoka District (Mactier),  and the central portion of the Nipissing District (West Nipissing, North Bay, East Ferris and Mattawa). 

*from the NNOT Constitution
3.1 To represent members of the Elementary Teachers' Federation of Ontario - Near North Occasional Teachers' Local;
3.2 To regulate relations between the members of the Elementary Teachers' Federation of Ontario - Near North Occasional Teachers' Local and the Near North District School Board including but not limited to securing and painting through collective bargaining, the best possible terms and conditions of employments;
3.3 To advance the cause of education and the status of Occasional Teachers in the Local;
3.4 To promote a high standard of professional ethics and a high standard of professional competence