Job Posting 77814

Administrative Assistant
March of Dimes Canada
Central Ontario
Richmond Hill, ON
closes in 2 days (Tue, 30 Nov)
canada summer jobs / summer students  •  $15.00 per hour

Location/Lieu: Richmond Hill (this will be a virtual, work from home position)

Position/Poste:  Administrative Assistant (Community Programs & After Stroke) - Canada Summer Jobs Position – 8 weeks at 35 hours/week


This virtual student position will provide the successful candidate with experience in a wide range of work with the Community Programs and After Stroke team. Expand your knowledge of program delivery and navigation for adults living with disabilities. Gain experience in community outreach, system and resource navigation.

Responsibilities including but not limited to:

  • Assisting in community outreach efforts
  •  Assisting in system navigation and resource identification
  • Assisting in planning for community awareness raising activities
  • Creating resources & materials in an aphasia friendly manner (training will be provided)
  • Overseeing the registration process for special events or programs
  • This position will work virtually from home

Qualifications/Compétences requises:

  • As per the Canada Summer Jobs program requirements, you must be between 15 and 30 years of age at the start of the employment, and 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.
  • In progress of obtaining post-secondary degree
  • Demonstrated ability to work with community agencies, stakeholders and the public.
  • Caring and compassionate by nature
  • Demonstrated knowledge in working with individuals living with a chronic health condition or disability
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrated organization skills and the ability to effectively multi-task and triage.
  • Understanding and respect for diversity and those with disabilities.
  • Proficiency in Windows based software and Microsoft office programs

Salary Range/Échelle des salaires: $15.00/hour

Applications accepted until/Candidatures acceptées jusqu'au (mm/dd/yy): November 30, 2021

Send application and resume to/Adressez votre demande d'emploi et curriculum vitae à:  Human Resources at 


March of Dimes Canada has a mandatory COVID-19 vaccination policy. All employees must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by receiving all required doses of a vaccine approved by Health Canada at least 14 days prior to the commencement of their employment, or as otherwise recommended by public health authorities. We will provide reasonable accommodation to individuals who are unable to be vaccinated for medical reasons or on the basis of any other protected ground, as required under applicable human rights legislation.


March of Dimes Canada is committed to a workforce that is reflective of the diverse populations that we serve. We welcome applications from qualified individuals from all backgrounds. In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA), and accessibility standards across Canada, March of Dimes Canada will provide accommodations to job applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment process. If you require any accommodations, please notify us and we will work with you to meet your needs. We are committed to a selection process and work environment that is inclusive, equitable and accessible.

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