Information Facilitator (Online Resources)

Job city: 
Scarborough
Job region: 
Greater Toronto Area
Application Deadline: 
Sunday, May 28, 2017 - 5:00pm

Summary:

Catholic Crosscultural Services (CCS) is a settlement agency providing a wide range of services to immigrants and refugees regardless of race, religion or status. CCS is seeking Summer Students to provide assistance to our programs.

Responsibilities:

  • To compile the available online settlement resource information into an information binder for the newcomers
  • To compile online resource directories on information and services
  • To run information sessions to introduce the resources to the newcomers and provide support for them to access the online information
  • Work with Toronto Police to run session to assist the newcomers to understand the importance of safety when navigating online resources
  • To work with other community partner agencies on joint initiatives to introduce all the available online community resources and services to the community especially in the area where most immigrants and refugees reside
  • To answer enquiry about the resources binder
  • To provide clerical support

Qualifications:

  • Post-secondary education preferred; preference given to candidates in the following fields: Community and Social Services, Social Work, Education or similar
  • Strong computer skills in MS Office including Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Criminal reference check

Requirements:

  • Per funding requirements, these opportunities are open to students aged 15 – 30 years
  • Must be as a full-time student in the previous academic year and intend to return to school on a full-time basis in the next academic year
  • Must be a student in secondary, post-secondary, vocational or technical program
  • Strong interpersonal skills and demonstrated ability to work in a team setting with colleagues, service participants and the general public
  • Ability to work flexible hours as required
  • Must commit to full contract duration

File Number: SS-2017-05
Number of Positions: 1
Duration & Hours: 9 weeks – from June 26 to August 28, 2017 (30 hours per week)
Rate of Pay: $11.25 per hour, plus 4% vacation pay
Location: 55 Town Centre Court, Suite 401, Scarborough, ON. M1P 4X4

How to apply:

Please submit cover letter with resume, quoting the specific file # no later than 5:00 p.m. on May 28th, 2017 to:

E-mail: resume@cathcrosscultural.org

Catholic Crosscultural Services welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. CCS is an equal opportunity employer.

Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls, please.