Canada Summer Jobs - Community Services Worker

Job city: 
Toronto
Job region: 
Greater Toronto Area
Application Deadline: 
Friday, June 7, 2024 - 5:00pm
Job terms: 
Part-time contract

Summary

ICS is a not-for-profit organization with a mission to empower newcomers in settling and integrating as contributing members of Canadian society through diverse, professional and innovative programs and services. We work to enable newcomers to fully integrate, participate and contribute to all spheres of Canadian society. Our success stems from our workforce culture bound by three core values: Compassion, Inclusion and Collaboration.

Funded by the Federal Government of Canada under Employment and Social Development Canada (ESDC), CICS is recruiting candidates to fill the following summer youth employment position in our Scarborough location.
Reference Canada Summer Jobs 2024
Job Title: Community Services Worker Assistant

Tasks and Responsibilities:

- Assist Mental Health worker and Tenant Support Worker to run workshops and activities
- Prepare workshop materials, translating documents, compiling resources
- Create social media content on Canva
- Assist program staff in facilitating and designing workshops content
- Outreach to the community and promote Mental Health and Tenant Support services
- Evaluating existing services and brainstorming ideas for future programs to address client needs and service gap
- Develop a database for relevant newcomer service providers in Scarborough
- Other relevant tasks that support program operation assigned by supervisor

Required Qualifications:

Post-Secondary
Language required for the position: English, Cantonese and or Mandarin

Terms and Conditions:
• Salary: $16.55 per hour
• Hours of work: 35 hours per week
• No. of weeks: 8
• Anticipated Start Date /End Date: July 02 to August 23, 2024

Applicant MUST meet the following eligibility criteria:
• Be between 15 and 30 years of age at the start of the employment;
• Be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident, or person to whom refugee protection has been conferred under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act and;
• Be legally entitled to work in Canada in accordance with relevant provincial or territorial legislation and regulations;
• International students are not eligible.

Resume along with a cover letter are to be sent to CICS by email: csj@cicscanada.com by 5:00 pm on June 07, 2024.
Application should quote # CSJ- Community Services Worker Assistant and address the covering letter to:
Hiring Committee
Centre for Immigrant and Community Services (CICS)
2330 Midland Avenue, Toronto, ON M1S 5G5

CICS is an equal opportunity employer. We provide accommodations during the recruitment process for persons with disabilities if required. This will be in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians Disability Act and Ontario Human Rights Code. We thank all those who respond to this posting. Only those selected for further screening will be contacted. Regrettably we cannot accept telephone inquiries.

How to apply: 

Please send resume and cover letter to: csj@cicscanada.com

Preferred contact method: 
Email
Email: 
dawn.suen@cicscanada.com