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JA Company Program – In-School Skills Based Mentors

JA Company Program – In-School Skills Based Mentors

Category: Entrepreneurship & Financial Literacy, Mentorship
Program: JA Ottawa
Region: east, west, south, central
Grade Level: secondary
*Police Vulnerable Sector Check (PVSC) Required



JA Company In-School programs are incorporated into various Business classes (Marketing, Entrepreneurship, and Business Management Leadership) and led by the classroom teacher with JA Ottawa support.

JA Company In-School Skills-Based Mentors visit the class for approximately one hour, on an as-needed basis to share their expertise in a particular field and provide feedback and insight into the JA Company.

We are seeking Skills-Based Mentors in the following fields: Production, Innovation, Leadership, Human Resources, Marketing, Finance and Sales.

Please read the full job description for details.

Delivery periods: Semester 1 begins in late September 2018.

For more information, contact Kristina Price, Program Manager, JA Ottawa at


Address: Ottawa, ON, Canada

*Requires a recent Police Vulnerable Sector Check (PVSC). Instructions on how to get a PVSC will be emailed to you after you apply online.

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