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Canada Summer Jobs - YOUTH PROGRAM FACILITATOR

Job Type: 
Full Time
Pay Rate: 
$14.00/hr
Application Deadline: 
Wednesday 24 June 2020

Canada Summer Jobs

YOUTH PROGRAM FACILITATOR

(Newcomer & Settlement Department)

Position Type: Contract 8 weeks, 30 hours a week

Positions to be filled: 4

Pay rate: $14.00/hour

Application Deadline: June 24, 2020

 

Contract: July 6 – August 28, 2020

 

Agincourt Community Services Association (ACSA) is a multiservice not for profit agency located in Scarborough. We are looking for a mature, energetic and knowledgeable individual to fill four (4) Youth Program Facilitator positions to facilitate the Newcomers’ Centre’s Summer Youth Program that runs from July-August 2019.

 

Job Description

  • Plan, supervise, implement and evaluate youth-centered activities
  • Lead specialized activities virtually in program areas such as wellness, arts & crafts, social skill building, educational activities, team building, games and/or creative challenges, technology related activities, etc.
  • Lead activities on a blended virtual and in-person approach (as City of Toronto permits)
  • Curriculum development and planning
  • Liaise with other youth-focused organizations to build partnership to deliver a modified approach to summer program
  • Social media coordination
  • Complete administrative duties as directed
  • Ensure activities are kept supplied consistently and well organized
  • Ensure the safety and wellbeing of each program participant (online and in-person)
  • Support and supervise youth participants and volunteers
  • Assist in food security initiatives as needed
  • Apply first aid when necessary

 

Qualifications

  • Youth between 17-30 years old
  • Must be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident, Convention refugee or Protected person (International students are ineligible to apply)
  • Have a valid Social Insurance Number (SIN) and legally entitled to work in Canada
  • Preferably a newly graduate from high school or current College or University student
  • Must demonstrate involvement in developing and implementing youth programs
  • Public speaking and group facilitation skills an asset
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment
  • Tech savvy and knowledgeable of online youth activities
  • A positive attitude with creative and dynamic leadership skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment
  • A positive attitude with creative and dynamic leadership skills
  • Current police reference check is mandatory
  • Must be able to complete the full 8 week period
  • Ability to speak another language is an asset
  • Youth from the LGBTQ+ community is highly encouraged to apply

 

How to Apply:

Please email resume and cover letter in one document to

Jamillah T. Mananghaya-Poernama, Manager  

Email: mjamillah@agincourtcommunityservices.com

Please quote Youth Program Facilitator in the subject line of email.

 

No phone calls please.

 

ACSA is strongly committed to fostering diversity within our community. We welcome those who would contribute to the further diversification of our staff including, but not limited to, women, visible minorities, Aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities, and/or persons of any sexual orientation, gender identity, and gender expression. We thank all applicants for their interest in the position. However, only shortlisted applicants will be contacted for an interview. 

If you are contacted by ACSA regarding a job opportunity and need accommodation throughout a hiring process, please contact Yelena Galochkina, HR Generalist at gyelena@agincourtcommunityservices.com. This address is for accommodation inquiries ONLY. Job applications sent to it will not be considered.

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