Youth Services Worker

Job city: 
Job region: 
Greater Toronto Area
Application Deadline: 
Friday, May 10, 2024 - 12:00pm
Job terms: 
Full-time contract


(Full-time Contract from June 17, 2024 to August 9, 2024)

Please Note: CCS has submitted a funding proposal for summer student hiring. We are currently recruiting to build our applicant pool for positions we intend to hire. Our ability to hire for this position is conditional upon us securing approval for the funding. Shortlisted candidates with be contacted in April for interviews.

Catholic Crosscultural Services (CCS) is a settlement agency providing a wide range of services to immigrants and refugees regardless of race, religion or status.

Are you a passionate student, committed to making a difference in your community, seeking a summer job experience where you don't just "do a job"? You can make a difference and elevate your resume, all while working in a great work environment where your contribution is valued and respected!

We are currently accepting applications for summer students interested in working as a Youth Services Worker.

What you'll get to do:

-Assist with designing a robust summer activity plan for newcomer youth (13 – 18 yrs. old) to include learning in the areas of settlement, arts, skill development, Mental Health and Wellness and recreation.
-Support staff in building community and city connections for collaboration and sourcing free activities for youth
-Facilitate arts, sports and other recreational and skill building activities for youth
-Assist with organizing daily program activities including organizing supplies for activities.
-Provide administrative support to other summer activities in the program

What you need to know/have:

-Post-secondary education preferred; preference given to candidates in social work, social service worker, and community service worker
-Ability to work with diverse teams.
-Knowledge and understanding of language barriers and cultural challenges faced by newcomer individuals in vulnerable communities.
-Good English language communication skills, both written and verbal. Proficiency in Dari or/and Farsi is considered an asset
-Effective verbal and written communication skills, organizational skills for efficient program design.
-Demonstrate professionalism and appropriate work ethics in alignment with CCS core values

Location: Peel, ON
Hours: 35 per week, occasional weekends and evenings may be required.
Compensation: $16.55 per hour
How to apply: Please refer to the CCS job portal on requisition code SS-14-2024 no later than open until filled.

CCS is committed to a workplace that reflects the diversity of the populations we serve. We seek applicants who will strengthen our commitment to diversity, equality, and inclusion. We encourage qualified candidates from Indigenous, Black and other racialized persons, visible minorities, 2SLGBTQIA+ persons, all genders, and persons with disabilities to consider working with and for CCS.

Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. Please contact for assistance.

We strongly encourage all those who are interested to apply, even if they do not meet every requirement!

How to apply: 

Please refer to the CCS job portal on requisition code SS-14-2024 no later than open until filled.

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