Job Opportunity: Program Assistant (Summer Student)

The Ontario Wheelchair Sports Association (OWSA) is seeking a dedicated, outgoing and motivated individual who is interested in pursuing a career in sport or the not-for-profit sector. The Program Assistant will assist with our Bridging the Gap and our Enabling Change programs. This position will appeal to students in a Sport Management, Recreation & Leisure Services, or a Physical Education/Kinesiology program. Those interested in pursuing a career as an Occupational Therapist or Physiotherapist may also be interested in this opportunity.


  • Applicants must have been a full time student in 2016-17 and plan to return to school full time for the 2017-18 academic year.
  • Must be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident or a person to whom refugee protection has been conferred under the Immigration & Refugee Protection Act.
  • Must be legally entitled to work in Canada in accordance with relevant provincial or territorial legislation or regulations.


All interested applicants can review the full application here.

Interested candidates can submit a resume and cover letter via e-mail to by Monday, July 3, 2017.