After School Program Leader

EMPLOYER: Canterbury Community Association



Canterbury Community Association

2185 Arch St. Ottawa, ON


Availability: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday (15 hrs a week max)

Time: 2:30 pm to 5:30 pm

After School Program Counselor responsibilities include:

Supervising young children at all times

Leading recreational and educational activities

Ensuring equipment is used correctly


Job brief

Are you a student looking for a part-time job? We are looking for someone to supervise young children and make sure they learn and have fun. Our after-school program consists of 120 children. They are divided by age groups.

Daily routine:

Taking attendance

Snack time

Facilitating activities

Free play

Keeping track of the attendance during pick up

Cleaning up at the end of the day.

You'll be responsible for overseeing their activities and facilitating the planning of the day. You will be planning games, educating children and teenagers and setting up equipment.



Being able to commit to 3 shifts a week, this will help with getting to know the children and consistency.

Needs to have CPR and First Aid training

Need to have a vulnerable sector check.

Needs to have 1 year of experience working with children.



Plan indoor and outdoor activities or sports for groups of children

Create weekly or daily schedules taking into account children's age groups and interests

Lead recreational and educational activities

Escort and oversee children

Educate campers through games and explorations

Set up and maintain equipment

Resolve occasional fights between children and address behavioral issues

Make sure all safety rules are followed

Ensure the site is clean

Perform first aid or take care of injuries as needed

Keep accurate incident and behaviour logs



English (preferred)



CPR and First Aid (preferred)

Vulnerable Sector Check


Shift availability:

Day Shift (preferred)

Job Type: Part-time



$15.50/ hr 



Monday to Friday

START DATE: 01/08/2023

Let us know if you are interested in this position. Complete this short form and we will follow up with you promptly.