Job Posting 73431

Resource And Information Intern
Caledon Community Services
Halton / Peel area
Bolton, ON
closes in 12 days (Sun, 8 Aug)
canada summer jobs / summer students  •  $14.25 per hour

Canada Job Bank Classification Job Title:  Social Services Assistant

 

Position Details:   Seasonal Full-Time, 35 hours per week for 8 weeks (daytime hours Monday – Friday) 

Total Hours:       280                                                        

Compensation:  $14.25/hour

Start Date:          August 23, 2021               

Anticipated End Date:   October 15, 2021

Location:             18 King St. East, Bolton

Deadline to Apply:  August 8, 2021

 

Agency Overview: Within our own five community service locations, six Peel Living buildings, and throughout the entirety of the Town of Caledon, Caledon Community Services (CCS) is helping shape the future of a caring and engaged Caledon community. We turn 50 this year! Our programs address community needs in a uniquely challenging and increasingly diverse GTA community. CCS is home to Caledon’s only accessible transportation program, the Exchange Community Hub that includes food supports and a range of activities, the Caledon Specialist Clinic, and personal support services for seniors. We offer settlement services and language classes for newcomers and comprehensive employment services for job seekers and local businesses. We provide paid training programs for Caledon youth as well as exciting internships and volunteer opportunities. Finally, we open our doors to the community daily within our two fabulous retail shopping destinations that support all of our programs. The breadth of our services makes for compelling opportunities to attract new friends and raise support for our work.   Learn more at ccs4u.org.

 

Our Customer Service Vision:  Making it Easy to Ask, Participate and Give

Summary of Responsibilities:

Under the leadership of the Employment Specialist, the Resource and Information Intern:

  • Assists in the daily operations of Employment and Training Division activities including administration (supports and assists front desk reception), workshops, community engagement, marketing, partnership development, online resources (i.e. job bank) and resource updating;
  • Communicates with clients for support, resource needs and workshop support;
  • Updates and maintains confidential client information databases;
  • Conducts regular maintenance of facilities and supplies;
  • Liaises with community partners to promote activities, events and services;
  • Supports the scheduling of activities, events and services;
  • Works with and assists program volunteers and placements;
  • Other duties as assigned to assist the program.

 

Summary of Qualifications:

  • Post-secondary field of study (degree, diploma or working towards) that would be an asset to this position:  Social Services, Social Work, Human Services, Community Development, Career Studies or related field;
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills;
  • Proficiency with office computer software applications, e-mail, and internet;
  • Experience with data management and assessment tools an asset;
  • Experience working with diverse groups – including adults, youth, newcomers to Canada or other groups with specialized needs an asset;
  • Police records check will be required.

 

To be eligible for this Canada Summer Jobs initiative, individuals must:

  • 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 for the duration of the employment and  
  • Have a valid Social Insurance Number at the start of employment and be legally entitled to work in Canada in accordance with relevant provincial or territorial legislation and regulations

*Note:  International students are not eligible for the Canada Summer Jobs program.

 

We thank all applicants for their interest but will only be contacting those selected for an interview. CCS is an equal opportunity employer encouraging applications from qualified individuals from diverse groups including Indigenous peoples, visible minorities, persons with disabilities, persons of all sexual orientation or gender identity and other grounds identified under the Ontario Human Rights Code. CCS will provide information and/or accommodation pertaining to this job posting and/or the recruitment process in an accessible manner upon request.

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