Niagara Region

Fort Erie, Grimsby, Niagara Falls, Niagara-on-the-Lake, St. Catharines, Welland

Volunteer Coordinator

The Niagara Folk Arts Multicultural Centre (NFAMC) is searching for a passionate professional who leads with a people-first lens and inspires and motivates others to do the same. Reporting to the Community Connections Program Lead, the Volunteer Coordinator supports all aspects of the volunteer life cycle from recruitment and on-boarding to retention and recognition. They promote best practices in volunteer engagement to support and monitor desired outcomes through coaching volunteers and staff. The Volunteer Coordinator is part of a team of dedicated professionals who provide client centred service in ways that are aligned with the NFAMC’s core values. By joining our dynamic team, your work will be meaningful and will have an impact locally and beyond.

NIC Settlement Resource Worker (Spanish speaking)

As a charitable organization, the YMCA of Niagara aspires to be a great workplace, committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion, where different backgrounds, experiences, and identities are appreciated and celebrated. Guided by our shared values – caring, health, honesty, inclusiveness, respect, and responsibility - the YMCA provides our employees with meaningful jobs and the opportunity to make a difference in the lives of individuals and the health of our communities. We recognize the contributions of our staff through growth opportunities and great benefits, and the knowledge that their day-to-day actions have a positive impact on the health and wellbeing of the people of Niagara.

Wellness Navigators –Arabic, Cantonese/Mandarin and Spanish speaking

The Wellness Navigators will work in partnership with school boards, mental health and wellness agencies alongside newcomer children and youth and their families as they access support in the Niagara Region. Wellness Navigators will act as the liaison and will help facilitate access to care and resources and provide interpretation as required.
They will also conduct workshops focusing on educating newcomers about first responders and their support systems (CMHA/Victim Services, etc.)

Executive Director

The Executive Director is responsible for the development and implementation of effective policies, procedures, programs, and strategic directions, and stewards the organization’s financial and human resources to promote the achievement of Casa El Norte’s mission and organizational objectives. Using a collaborative approach, the Executive Director creates an environment which encourages a client-centred approach. The Executive Director is the public face of the organization, embodying and articulating its values to residents, staff, volunteers, external stakeholders, and the community.

Volunteer Coordinator

The Niagara Folk Arts Multicultural Centre is  searching for a passionate professional who leads with a people-first lens and inspires and motivates others to do the same. The Volunteer Coordinator supports all aspects of the volunteer life cycle from recruitment and onboarding to retention and recognition.  The Volunteer Coordinator is part of a team of dedicated professionals who provide client centred service in ways that are aligned with the NFAMC’s core values. By joining our dynamic team, your work will be meaningful and will have an impact locally and beyond.

NIC Settlement Resource Worker – Spanish Speaking

The YMCA of Niagara, through funding provided by Immigration, Refugee and Citizenship Canada (IRCC), operates two Newcomer Information Centres (NICs) in the Niagara Region (St Catharines and Niagara Falls) whose core functions include: information collection, maintenance and dissemination of resources related to all aspects of settlement and the sharing of information with existing agencies.

SWIS Wellness Navigators – Settlement Workers in Schools – Spanish Speaking

The SWIS Wellness Navigators will work with designated schools within the Niagara Region, mental health/wellness support agencies and settlement agencies providing direct support and assistance to newcomer students and their families. This work will be completed through the Niagara Settlement Workers in School Program in partnership with the Niagara Catholic District School Board and the District School Board of Niagara.