Current Openings

The Organization

The Dollard Centre for the Arts is a 40 year-old municipal non-profit arts organization that provides residents of Dollard-des-Ormeaux and of the Greater West-Island access to quality arts instruction in all major disciplines (fine art, music, dance and theatre). It offers a Fine Arts Summer Camp experience to creative children and organizes the city’s annual Fine Arts and Crafts Holiday Market. It administers DDO’s Galerie de la Ville and facilitates services for the Artists’ Association of Dollard.

JOIN THE TEAM!

Interested in a job with our full-time staff or with our summer camp team? Here is a list of positions we are currently recruiting for :

JOIN THE TEAM!

Interested in a job with our full-time staff or with our summer camp team? Here is a list of positions we are currently recruiting for :

Job Overview

A creative and inspiring Fine Arts Instructor is needed to work with children between the ages of 7 and 12, planning and teaching a program of art activities that can include drawing, painting, sculpture, ceramics, mixed media and possibly new media. The instructor may be asked to coordinate their programming with the other instructors (music, theatre, photography, video animation, sports) and would participate in the general activities of the camp. They work with each group from Monday to Thursday, as well as plan special workshop activities for a select group on Fridays. Programming is ideally creative and should differ from one session to the next based on the different themes.

The DDO Fine Arts Summer Camp runs for 4 consecutive 2-week sessions from June 28 to August 20, 2021 and includes a preparatory week from June 21 to June 25. The program runs Monday to Friday from 8:45 am to 3:45 pm, and staff can choose to work in an extended-hours program (7 am to 6 pm) for additional wages.

Qualifications

The hourly rate for this position starts at $14.00 but is adjusted according to the candidate’s education and experience. Weekly schedules include a minimum of 36 hours. Candidates should be bilingual, have experience working with children, and should be studying or have completed a degree in the Fine Arts at a University Level.

How To Apply

To apply for this position, please send a cover letter and CV to the attention of Helene Damoulianos, Summer Camp Programming Director, at: hdamoulianos@ddo.qc.ca

Job Overview

Best suited for an energetic individual looking to share their love of movement with children, the chosen candidate is tasked with developing and teaching a variety of approaches to dance in its broadest forms, while providing campers with some ideas as to its various formal styles as an artistic discipline. The Dance Instructor works in tandem with the Music Instructor and together they create an age appropriate program throughout the day for 6 different groups of campers aged 5-12 years old.  They work with each group from Monday to Thursday, as well as plan special workshop activities for a select group on Fridays. Programming is ideally creative and should differ from one session to the next based on the different themes.

The DDO Fine Arts Summer Camp runs for 4 consecutive 2-week sessions from June 28 to August 20, 2021 and includes a preparatory week from June 21 to June 25. The program runs Monday to Friday from 8:45 am to 3:45 pm, and staff can choose to work in an extended-hours program (7 am to 6 pm) for additional wages.

Qualifications

The hourly rate for this position starts at $14.00 but is adjusted according to the candidate’s education and experience. Weekly schedules include a minimum of 36 hours. Candidates should be bilingual and have experience working with children.

How To Apply

To apply for this position, please send a cover letter and CV to the attention of Helene Damoulianos, Summer Camp Programming Director, at: hdamoulianos@ddo.qc.ca

Job Overview

The ideal candidate is tasked with developing and facilitating activities that foster a wonder of the Great Outdoors by creating an age appropriate program throughout the day for 6 different groups of campers aged 5-12 years old. The Outdoor Play Instructor will work with each group from Monday to Thursday, as well as plan special workshop activities for a select group on Fridays. Programming is ideally creative and should differ from one session to the next.

The DDO Fine Arts Summer Camp runs for 4 consecutive 2-week sessions from June 28 to August 20, 2021 and includes a preparatory week from June 21 to June 25. The program runs Monday to Friday from 8:45 am to 3:45 pm, and staff can choose to work in an extended-hours program (7 am to 6 pm) for additional wages.

Qualifications

The hourly rate for this position is $14.00 and weekly schedules include a minimum of 36 hours. Candidates should be bilingual and have experience working with children.

How To Apply

To apply for this position, please send a cover letter and CV to the attention of Helene Damoulianos, Summer Camp Programming Director, at: hdamoulianos@ddo.qc.ca

Job Overview

This position is well-suited for candidates seeking educational experience in Theatre. Working alongside the Camp Theatre Instructor, the selected assistant will help with the planning and teaching of group theatre programs for younger children. They will also help prepare the Virtual Parent’s Night final performances at the end of each of the four sessions. Educational Assistants are mentored by their respective Camp Instructors.

The DDO Fine Arts Summer Camp runs for 4 consecutive 2-week sessions from June 28 to August 20, 2021 and includes a preparatory week from June 21 to June 25. The program runs Monday to Friday from 8:45 am to 3:45 pm, and staff can choose to work in an extended-hours program (7 am to 6 pm) for additional wages.

Qualifications

The hourly rate for this position is $14.00 and weekly schedules include a minimum of 36 hours. Candidates should be bilingual and have experience working with children. This position is made possible with funding from the Canada Summer Jobs program.

How To Apply

To apply for this position, please send a cover letter and CV to the attention of Helene Damoulianos, Summer Camp Programming Director, at: hdamoulianos@ddo.qc.ca

Job Overview

This position is well-suited for candidates seeking educational experience in Dance and Music. Working alongside the Camp Dance and Music Instructors, the selected assistant will help with the planning and teaching of group dance and music programs for younger children. They will also help prepare the Virtual Parent’s Night final performances at the end of each of the four sessions. Educational Assistants are mentored by their respective Camp Instructors.

The DDO Fine Arts Summer Camp runs for 4 consecutive 2-week sessions from June 28 to August 20, 2021 and includes a preparatory week from June 21 to June 25. The program runs Monday to Friday from 8:45 am to 3:45 pm, and staff can choose to work in an extended-hours program (7 am to 6 pm) for additional wages.

Qualifications

The hourly rate for this position is $14.00 and weekly schedules include a minimum of 36 hours. Candidates should be bilingual and have experience working with children. This position is made possible with funding from the Canada Summer Jobs program.

How To Apply

To apply for this position, please send a cover letter and CV to the attention of Helene Damoulianos, Summer Camp Programming Director, at: hdamoulianos@ddo.qc.ca

Job Overview

Geared towards students in the field of Early Childhood Education, this position will aid the 5 and 6-year-old campers with their day to day lives at camp. Being the youngest campers, they need extra help with problem solving among friends, understanding the routine at camp while nurturing their creativity and good relationships. The candidate will assist the Junior Camp Instructors in their programming, making sure to sit with the campers that require a bit more attention or explanation or to help finish a project in the time allowed.

The DDO Fine Arts Summer Camp runs for 4 consecutive 2-week sessions from June 28 to August 20, 2021 and includes a preparatory week from June 21 to June 25. The program runs Monday to Friday from 8:45 am to 3:45 pm, and staff can choose to work in an extended-hours program (7 am to 6 pm) for additional wages.

Qualifications

The hourly rate for this position is $14.00 and weekly schedules include a minimum of 36 hours. Candidates should be bilingual and have experience working with children. This position is made possible with funding from the Canada Summer Jobs program.

How To Apply

To apply for this position, please send a cover letter and CV to the attention of Helene Damoulianos, Summer Camp Programming Director, at: hdamoulianos@ddo.qc.ca

Job Overview

The ideal candidate is someone currently enrolled in or recently graduated from an Environmental Studies program looking for an opportunity to help educate today’s youth on the natural world and consumer best practices. The focus will be on play in nature, while nurturing a deep respect for the environment. They will lead the camp’s preparatory stage in terms of green inventory suggestions, waste management strategies, energy efficiency and helping the camp program establish an environmental policy.  They will prepare and offer to all campers a presentation in the first week of every session, organize relevant activities such as “trash walks”, and be a present ambassador to help children and staff with suggestions and answers to their questions.

The DDO Fine Arts Summer Camp runs for 4 consecutive 2-week sessions from June 28 to August 20, 2021 and includes a preparatory week from June 21 to June 25. The program runs Monday to Friday from 8:45 am to 3:45 pm, and staff can choose to work in an extended-hours program (7 am to 6 pm) for additional wages.

Qualifications

The hourly rate for this position is $15.00 and weekly schedules include a minimum of 36 hours. Candidates should be bilingual. This position is made possible with funding from the Canada Summer Jobs program.

How To Apply

To apply for this position, please send a cover letter and CV to the attention of Helene Damoulianos, Summer Camp Programming Director, at: hdamoulianos@ddo.qc.ca

Job Overview

This position is ideal for individuals pursuing an education in Disability Studies or a career path in Social Integration. The selected candidate will help the camp improve its accessibility and inclusivity policies and practices, and work closely with those children who need additional help adjusting to the camp setting and activities, helping them to feel comfortable and confident. These children may be newcomers with language or cultural issues or have behavioural difficulties or may never have attended school or camp before. He or she will help lead and liaise with a team of social integrators hired to assist children with special needs.

The DDO Fine Arts Summer Camp runs for 4 consecutive 2-week sessions from June 28 to August 20, 2021 and includes a preparatory week from June 21 to June 25. The program runs Monday to Friday from 8:45 am to 3:45 pm, and staff can choose to work in an extended-hours program (7 am to 6 pm) for additional wages.

Qualifications

The hourly rate for this position is $16.00 and weekly schedules include a minimum of 36 hours. Candidates should be bilingual and have experience working with children. This position is made possible with funding from the Canada Summer Jobs program.

How To Apply

To apply for this position, please send a cover letter and CV to the attention of Helene Damoulianos, Summer Camp Programming Director, at: hdamoulianos@ddo.qc.ca

Job Overview

Of interest to individuals pursuing studies and career paths towards Social Work and Child Therapy, the position invites the candidate to make sure the atmosphere at camp is a happy one. They help build the self esteem of campers and give them tools to find more constructive solutions to the problems that undoubtedly arise among children. The candidate can intervene when a camper is feeling overwhelmed or anxious, for example, when new campers leave their parents in the first days of camp, when they feel frustrated with an activity or helping them feel they are an integral part of the overall programming.

The DDO Fine Arts Summer Camp runs for 4 consecutive 2-week sessions from June 28 to August 20, 2021 and includes a preparatory week from June 21 to June 25. The program runs Monday to Friday from 8:45 am to 3:45 pm, and staff can choose to work in an extended-hours program (7 am to 6 pm) for additional wages.

Qualifications

The hourly rate for this position is $15.00 and weekly schedules include a minimum of 36 hours. Candidates should be bilingual and have experience working with children. This position is made possible with funding from the Canada Summer Jobs program.

How To Apply

To apply for this position, please send a cover letter and CV to the attention of Helene Damoulianos, Summer Camp Programming Director, at: hdamoulianos@ddo.qc.ca

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