Temporary Full Time Toy Centre Supervisor – more than 1 required

Ottawa Booth Centre
October 8, 2019
Ottawa, Canada
Job Type
$17.00 per hour
Competition #
Interested applicants must respond in writing to
Employee Relations Department: jobs@saobc.org
Closing date
October 22, 2019


The Salvation Army is an international Christian church. Its message is based on the Bible; its ministry is motivated by love for God and the needs of humanity.

Mission Statement

The Salvation Army exists to share the love of Jesus Christ, meet human needs and be a transforming influence in the communities of our world.

Core Values

The Salvation Army Canada and Bermuda has four core values:

Hope: We give hope through the power of the gospel of Jesus Christ.
Service: We reach out to support others without discrimination.
Dignity: We respect and value each other, recognizing everyone’s worth.
Stewardship: We responsibly manage the resources entrusted to us.

Position Purpose Summary:

The Toy Centre Supervisor is responsible for supporting the Toy Mountain campaign on behalf of the Ottawa Booth Centre


  • Ensures that the Toy Mountain campaign is fully staffed with volunteers for the duration of the campaign
  • Produces and oversees a schedule of volunteers for the Toy Mountain campaign
  • Liaises with volunteer organizations, CTV Bell Media and other agencies in our community to procure a stable volunteer base from which to staff the Toy Mountain campaign
  • Provides on-site supervision, training and evaluation of volunteers at the Toy Centre
  • Creates and maintains a database of all volunteers recruited
  • Assists Toy Centre Coordinator and volunteers in duties like but not limited to: sorting, data entry and preparing bags to ensure the effective operation of the Toy Centre
  • Performs other duties as assigned



  • Minimum of 2 years’ direct experience in a supervisory role
  • Ability to multi-task and have demonstrated a high level of organization, accuracy, attention to detail, and time management skills
  • Ability to learn processes and technology quickly
  • Ability to think “outside the box” to address unique situations that arise and suggest process improvements
  • Self-motivated
  • Has an intermediate knowledge of Word and Excel
  • Demonstrated ability to engage in effective working relationships with internal and external customers
  • Ability to carry out physical work like: walking, lifting up to 40 lbs., dragging and reaching
  • Ability to maintain information in confidence and exercise good judgment
  • Bilingualism (French/English) is an asset

Successful candidate will be required to provide upon hiring:

  • A clear vulnerable sector screening
  • A clean driver’s abstract

HOURS: 40 hours per week. Flexible (Days, Evenings and Saturdays)



The Salvation Army will accommodate candidates as required under applicable human rights legislation.   If you require a disability-related accommodation during this process, please inform us of your requirements. 

We thank all applicants, however, only those candidates to be interviewed will be contacted.

Internal Applicants, please advise your managing supervisor of your intentions prior to submitting your application.

If there is a competition number associated with this posting, please include within the subject line of your email, fax or regular mail correspondence.

The Salvation Army will accommodate candidates as required under applicable Human Rights Legislation. If you require a disability related accommodation during this process, please inform us of your requirements.

In accordance with The Salvation Army policy and legislated requirements, employment is conditional upon the verification of credentials and completion of a background check.

Internal Applicants: Please advise Department Heads of your intentions prior to submitting your application.

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