SummerChildren's Art Assistant
City of Ottawa
Ottawa, ON
Position: Summer - Children's Art Assistant (Visual Arts)

Competition Number: 2019-EX-EN-52353506-01

Competition posting date: 2019.02.22

Competition closing date: 2019.08.30

Recreation, Cultural and Facility Services Department
Multiple Positions
Affiliation: Non Union/Non MPE
Salary: $14.000 per hour (2019 rates of pay)
Location: Various locations

Category: Summer Opportunities
Employment Group: Recreation and Culture

Job Summary

Under the direction of the Instructor, the Arts Assistant, Arts helps children and Instructor with projects and
materials. Assists Instructor with the supervision of children.

Education & Experience

High School Student: Minimum enrollment in high school participating in one or more of the following arts
disciplines: theatre, dance, music, visual, literary, and multi-media arts or related field.

Minimum of one (1) year but less than two (2) years of related experience is required: Minimum 1 year
experience practicing and/or teaching in a related discipline

  • Experience and formal training combined with demonstrated performance and ability may substitute for
stipulated academic requirements.

Language, Certificates & Licenses

  • Current Standard First Aid/CPR "C" certification
  • Current Automated External Defibrillator (A.E.D.) certification
  • AODA Accessibility Training
The successful candidate will be required to complete a Vulnerable Sector Check to the City of Ottawa’s
satisfaction. Candidates under the age of 18 will require a Criminal Record and Judicial Matters Check
instead of a Vulnerable Sector Check.

English oral, reading, writing required.
French oral, reading, writing may be required for some positions.
Candidates must meet language requirement for position upon hire.


Previous experience working with children in an arts instructional setting.

Competencies & Skills

  • Strong oral and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Strong organizational and listening skills.
  • Ability to work well with others.
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will be contacted.

The City of Ottawa is committed to providing quality services by establishing a qualified workforce that
reflects the diverse population it serves. The City encourages applications from all qualified individuals.

Accessible formats and communication supports are available upon request. Please contact the
HR Service Centre at 613-580-2424, extension 47411.