Organization: Kids Help Phone
Title: Executive Assistant
Position: Full time
Reports to: Senior Vice President President, Innovation and Chief Youth Officer
Location: Downtown Toronto, University Avenue & Dundas St. West
Is this you?
Are you motivated by the opportunity to positively impact mental health for young people in Canada? Would you be passionate about helping young people deal with the challenges of growing up in today’s complex, ever-changing, technologically driven world?
You would consider yourself a person who is values driven, customer, employee and community focused. You will need to be resourceful with a desire to figure things out. You have good judgement and know when to ask for help. You are a tech-savvy, proactive, and organized problem solver who can thrive in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment. You must understand the big picture of the situation, and deal with multiple, complex situations at a time.
Kids Help Phone is on a transformational journey, one that will change the landscape of youth mental health in Canada. We cannot do it without a team who are willing to be game changers and help fuel that journey. We need team members that are passionate about making a real difference in young people’s lives. It will take courage. It will take resilience.
Does this sound like you? If so, then keep reading…
Kids Help Phone is a Canadian and world leader, known for their expertise and continuous innovation as Canada’s only 24/7 professional counselling and information service for young people in both English and French. They have been pioneers in virtual care and e-health solutions for young people in Canada for almost 30 years.
Since 1989, they have offered kids, teens and young adults a critical lifeline of hope and support through their free, anonymous and confidential services, which research shows significantly improves youth mental health.
Young people reach out to Kids Help Phone’s professional counsellors and trained volunteers from every corner of the country via phone, Live Chat and texting, and benefit from their database of local youth- serving programs. Kids Help Phone’s website is a widely recognized model of youth-focused design; offering therapeutic tools, games, information, and counselling.
The Executive Assistant is responsible for providing senior administrative and professional support to the SVP, Innovation and Chief Youth Officer The incumbent enhances the executives’ effectiveness and efficiency by proactively suggesting and devising solutions and providing information management support. Often as the first point of contact, the EA provides exceptional service and professionally represents the SVP to all internal and external stakeholders and Board Committee members.
What You'll do
What You'll Need
You'll already have the following:
And finally ....
Are you are inspired by helping to meet the quickly evolving needs of young people in Canada today and are ready to contribute to a dynamic organization dedicated to improving their mental health and well- being?
History in the making!
Does this sound like a journey you want to be a part of?
Join us !
Open the posting and click the “Apply” button in the top right corner of the page. Please attach a single file with your resume and cover letter titled:* lastname_firstname_Executive Assistant *
For more information about Kids Help Phone, please visit our website at http://org.kidshelpphone.ca Accredited member, Imagine Canada Standards Program.
Kids Help Phone is committed to an inclusive, equitable and accessible workplace. We welcome applications from visible minority group members, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, members of sexual minority groups, and others who respect and reflect the diversity of service users.
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