Employment

Dovercourt Recreation is always looking for dynamic and motivated individuals to join our staff team. We have some application deadlines each season but positions become vacant throughout the year so ongoing applications are always welcome. All employees require a current Standard First Aid and CPR Certification, a police check plus job-specific requirements.

Apply with a resume or application form to the appropriate email or mail to:

Dovercourt Recreation Centre
411 Dovercourt Avenue
Ottawa, ON K2A 0S9

Summer Camps

Contact: Robin Cloutier, rcloutier@dovercourt.org

Work and Volunteer Opportunities in Camp

 Update April 26, 2021

We are currently in the process of confirming positions for returning camp directors, counsellors, and junior counsellors. Beginning in May we will post any additional job opportunities here. We hope to be able to offer as many jobs as possible this year but like 2020, we will be restricted by group capacities and program size.

Regretfully we will not be taking any volunteers in 2021, with the exception of our 2021 Counselor-in-Training participants.

Starting in May we will be seeking talented individuals for the following roles. If you are interested in applying for a camp position, please send a copy of your resume to CampOffice@dovercourt.org.

  • Junior Counselors & Camp Buddies (no experience required) $100/week
  • Senior Counselors & Inclusion Counselors (camp experience required) $410- $480/week
  • Specialty Instructors $17-$22/hour
  • Skateboarding
  • Scootering
  • Dance
  • Music & Drama
  • Soccer
  • Road Hockey
  • Basketball

After School, Breakfast Club, PD Days

Contact: Robin Cloutier, Director of Programs, rcloutier@dovercourt.org

 

Aquatics

Contact: Kathleen Finn, Director of Programs, kfinn@dovercourt.org

Arts, Music & Dance

Contact: Robin Cloutier, Director of Programs, rcloutier@dovercourt.org

Customer Service

Contact Trish Stolte, Director of Customer Experience, tstolte@dovercourt.org

Health, Fitness & Wellness

Contact: Kathleen Finn, Director of Programs, kfinn@dovercourt.org

Sport-based Programs

Contact: Kathleen Finn, Director of Programs, kfinn@dovercourt.org

WAVE (Work & Volunteer Experience for Adults)

Contact: Caitlin Booth, Coordinator of WAVE, inclusion@dovercourt.org

Facility Maintenance

Contact: Andrew Burrows, Facility Coordinator, aburrows@dovercourt.org

Rinks

Contact: Kathleen Finn, Director of Programs, kfinn@dovercourt.org

Program Proposals & Partnerships

The Dovercourt Recreation Department is always looking for new and unique program opportunities, workshops and partnerships.
If you are interested in presenting a unique program please contact John Rapp, Executive Director, jrapp@dovercourt.org.

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