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Organization: Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind
Location: Ottawa, ON
Job Type: Full time
Deadline: July 29, 2022

Job Description

Contact at organisation: Jane Thornton, Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind

Phone: 001 613 692 7777

Email: info@guidedogs.ca

This position will be located at our head office located in Manotick, Ontario. Manotick is located 25 minutes from downtown Ottawa. We have clients based throughout Canada. Candidates should be prepared to travel away from home when required throughout Canada.

Successful Applications will be expected to have the following:

  • Minimum of 10 years experience in the guide dog or assistance dog industries.
  • Qualified GDMI from an IGDF accredited organization.
  • Strong Organizational skills.
  • Strong Interpersonal and Communication skills.
  • Sound skills and knowledge, modern dog training methods as well as an open attitude to new insights in dog training.
  • Clicker training & positive reinforcement training essential.
  • Strong time management skills.
  • Able to work as part of a team.
  • Team management skills essential.
  • Experience educating and managing apprenticeship program.
  • A valid drivers license.
  • Bilingualism is an asset. (English and French)

This position is a full-time permanent.

How to Apply

For more information, to refer a candidate, or to apply in confidence, please contact Jane Thornton via info@guidedogs.ca