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Jays Care RBI Summer Edition Assistant Coach

Toronto, Ontario

Jays Care RBI Summer Edition Assistant Coach

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Are you up for the challenge and the fun?  If so, consider the following opportunity!

Jays Care RBI Summer Edition Assistant Coach

Jays Care Foundation | Toronto Blue Jays Baseball Club

Jays Care RBI Summer Edition is a summer initiative that offers daily programming in July and August for over 1500 youth attending Toronto District School Board (TDSB) Summer School.

Candidates should have experience participating in recreational programs. The role begins in June with a robust onboarding and training schedule. Successful candidates will work within a team of up to 50 staff at one of 8 schools across the Greater Toronto Area.

All interested candidates should be aware that this is an in-person role. Successful candidates will be employed by Jays Care with a seasonal fixed-term contract. They are expected to be present at their designated job site each day of their summer contract, as well as attend the mandatory staff training days in June (June 26-30, locations to be determined)


REPORTS TO: Jays Care RBI Summer Edition Supervisor

DURATION: June 26, 2023 – August 17, 2023

PAY: $16/hour

WORK HOURS: 35 hours per week

WORK LOCATIONS: Assigned to one of 8 schools within the TDSB (candidate will have opportunity to indicate location preference).

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Applications will be accepted until Sunday, March 26 at 11:59 pm. Applications will be processed and reviewed as they are received. Interviews will be offered on a rolling basis throughout the winter and spring.

*This is a non-union role*

THE MISSION: Engage and lead youth (ages 5-12) in creative, fun, and dynamic activities during our Jays Care RBI Summer Edition program.


  • Design and lead fun daily programming while providing leadership, problem solving strategies and life-skills to all
  • Serve as a role model to participants and community at large, exemplifying leadership, problem solving
  • Participate in sports and active play programming with youth
  • Participate in a dynamic 1-week training to provide you with all the tools needed to stay motivated and succeed in the mission
  • Ensure that effective safety protocols are in place, including physical, emotional, and site safety measures
  • Create a warm, safe, fun and welcoming presence in all encounters with staff, youth participants and caring adults
  • Address any behaviour concerns immediately using Jays Care RBI Summer Edition behaviour management protocols and guidelines


  • Genuine interest in working with kids
  • Mature and capable of working independently
  • Dynamically fun and engaging
  • Ability to adapt to new and changing situations
  • Safe, inclusive and thoughtful
  • Willing to go the extra mile
  • Open-minded and ready to learn
  • Works well in small and large teams
  • Track record of sticking to daily routines
  • Can Ensure the safe organization of an indoor programming space
  • Have completed Grade 10 or higher by start of program


  • Jays Care is a two-time winner of the MLB Allan H. Selig Award for Philanthropic Excellence
  • We boast a warm, welcoming and supportive team culture
  • We offer a wide variety of opportunities to develop your leadership potential and grow your resume with new skills and experiences
  • You will have opportunities to win monetary scholarships for college/university and staff recognition awards/prizes (with great Blue Jays swag!)
  • Work alongside friendly and inspiring young leaders from your community and beyond


About Jays Care Foundation:

As the charitable arm of the Toronto Blue Jays, Jays Care uses baseball to teach life skills and create lasting social change for children and youth in marginalized communities across Canada. We proudly work in all ten provinces and two territories running programs to level the playing field for Canadian kids facing some of the most pronounced opportunity gaps, including: kids living in inner cities; kids living in First Nation and northern communities; kids living with physical and/or cognitive disabilities; and girls without access to sport. To learn more, visit

Jays Care is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, or age.

Jays Care will provide reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities in the job application process. If you have difficulty using our online application system and you need an accommodation due to a disability, please email Please note this email is only for accommodation requests. Resumes sent to this email address will not be considered.

Don’t meet every single requirement in this posting? Studies have shown that women and people of colour are less likely to apply to jobs unless they meet every single qualification. If you’re excited about this role but your past experience doesn’t align perfectly with every qualification or requirement we encourage you to apply anyways. You may be just the right candidate!

What makes us different makes us stronger. Rogers has a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion. Everyone who applies for a job will be considered. We recognize the business value in creating a workplace where each team member has the tools to reach their full potential. At Rogers, we value the insights and innovation that diverse teams bring to work. We work with our candidates with disabilities throughout the recruitment process to ensure that they have what they need to be at their best. Please reach out to our recruiters and hiring managers to begin a conversation about how we can ensure that you deliver your best work. You matter to us! For any questions, please visit the Rogers FAQ.

Schedule: Full time

Shift: Day

Length of Contract: 2 Months

Work Location: 1 Blue Jays Way (210), Toronto, ON

Travel Requirements: Up to 10%

Posting Category/Function: Student/New Grad & No Selection

Requisition ID: 284571

How to Apply