Employment and Mentoring Program Support Worker

Job city: 
Mississauga
Job region: 
Greater Toronto Area
Application Deadline: 
Friday, June 2, 2017 - 10:30pm
Job terms: 
Full-time contract

Responsibilities:

  • Provides assistance and support to program staff and clients as well as volunteer mentors
  • Responds to telephone inquiries and greet walk-in clients
  • Provides information and orientation to clients on Dixie Bloor services and programs
  • Researches Internet for information relevant to clients
  • Assists Employment Counsellors in delivery of workshops and sessions
  • Contacts clients about upcoming events
  • Delivers Internet and basic computer training sessions and assist clients with use of computers
  • Maintains organized workshop rooms
  • Maintains statistics for monthly reporting

Qualifications:

  • Must be eligible to work in Canada ie. Canadian Citizen, permanent resident or person to whom refugee protection has been conferred under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act.
  • Not in receipt of Employment Insurance benefits
  • Enrolled as a full time student who will be returning to school full-time after the work term to a secondary, post-secondary, vocational, technical or university program
  • Excellent written and verbal English skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Excellent leadership skills and commitment to teamwork
  • Experience working with a diverse community
  • Excellent organizational skills, ability to set priorities and meet deadlines
  • Second language is an asset

How to apply:

Please submit a resume and cover letter quoting reference number 017-009 by June 2, 2017 to:

Human Resources Officer
Dixie Bloor Neighbourhood Centre
3650 Dixie Rd. Suite 103
Mississauga, ON L4Y 3V9

Fax: (905) 629-0791

E-mail: recruiting@dixiebloor.ca

Thank you in advance for your interest. Only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

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