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Job Number:  44597
Community Programs Assistant
Job Posted: Monday, 14 May 2018
Closing Date: Tuesday, 19 June 2018
(5 days ago)
Better Living Health & Community Services
Region: Toronto Metro area Type: Contract - Full time
Location: Toronto Salary: $14 per hour


Community Programs Assistant

Contract – Summer Student


Better Living Health & Community Services has opening for a Community Program Assistant.
The ideal candidate will assist in planning, implementing community programs and assist community workers and clients during activities.


This positions reports to: Community Program Coordinator


The Successful Candidate for this Position Must Have the Following Qualifications:

  • Passion for networking, connecting and community work
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Attention to detail and ability to multitask
  • Previous administrative and event planning experience is an asset
  • Currently enrolled in a degree or diploma in related field of Health & Wellness, Gerontology or Social Services
  • Proficiency in English and a second language such as Mandarin is an asset

The Successful Candidate for this Position Must be able to:

  • Assist in the day to day operations of the community programs
  • Research, develop, implement and evaluate programs and acitivities
  • Monitors and assesses programs and clients during activities
  • Act as a team member with staff, contracted workers and volunteers
  • Maintain confidentiality & compliance with the policies and procedures of the organization
  • Travel between sites located at Gervais Drive and Deauville Lane

To be eligible to participate in Canada Summer Jobs, Candidates Must:

  • Be between 15 and 30 years of age (inclusive) at the start of employment;
  • Be registered as a full-time student in the preceding academic year;
  • Intend to return to school on a full-time basis during the next academic year;
  • Be a student in a secondary, post-secondary, CEGEP (Quebec only), vocational or technical program;
  • Be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or person to whom refugee protection has been conferred under the Immigrant and Refugee Protection Act* and;
  • Be legally entitled to work according to the relevant provincial/territorial legislation and regulations

*Foreign students are not eligible


Note: This is an 8 week contract, working 30 hours per week.

SALARY: $14.00/hour

Please email or fax your resume to Human Resources.


Fax: 416-510-1104


Please quote “Community Program Assistant” on the email subject line.


Better Living is an equal opportunity and is in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code, Employment Standards Act and Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. Applicants need to make their request for accommodation known when contacted. Thank you to all who express interest in this position and we welcome all resumes. However, only those granted an interview will be contacted. No phone calls, please. Thank you.

How to Apply:
Please mention you saw this posting on WorkInNonProfits.ca.
Please email or fax your resume to Human Resources.
Fax: 416-510-1104

Please quote “Community Program Assistant” on the email subject line.
Contact Details:
Kathy Moffat
Better Living Health & Community Services
1 Overland Drive
Toronto, ON, M3C2C3

Tel: 4164477244
www:   mybetterliving.ca/

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