work place: Hamilton most recently worked as a principal from 2015 - 2017 at St, according to CTV. Joseph Elementary Junior High School before she left the role. According to Barb Hamilton, there was a sense of fear amongst staff in an environment where an unspoken Don't ask, don't tell' approach was prevalent. I would argue that perhaps this is what constructive dismissal feels like in the work place, explained Hamilton. Their perspective is I resigned and my perspective is I wasn't given a choice. When somebody's given the choice to resign as opposed to approving a leave when requested. (www.immigrantscanada.com). As reported in the news.