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Children and Youth Worker - Canada Summer Jobs

Job Type: 
Full Time
Pay Rate: 
$14.25/hr
Application Deadline: 
Wednesday 27 October 2021

Canada Summer Job 2021

Bay Mills Community Hub

Children and Youth Activity Leader (3 Positions)

 35 hours per week $14.25/hour

Reports to: Manager, Youth & Safety Initiatives

12-week Contract Start date: November 1, 2021

 

Application deadline: October 27, 2021

 

 

Background

 

ACSA is a nonprofit, multi service agency addressing needs and empowering children, youth, newcomers, homeless, and otherwise underserved communities.  Our core programs include housing and outreach programs, food security programs, newcomer services, youth outreach and therapy programs, child and family programs, early years’ programs, computer access programs, and community engagement. 

 

ACSA is seeking an innovative and creative individual to enhance the well-being of the Children/Youth in the Bay Mills community.

 

Duties include:

  • Support Breakfast program 2 days a week start at 7:30 am
  • Program planning and implementation of programming for Children/ Youth and adults
  • Conducting community-based outreach, engagement, including the creation of outreach materials;
  • Plan and organize community events of Children/Youth
  • The creation of a youth committee;
  • Participating actively as part of the Bay Mills team, which may include assisting in other activities in the Bay Mills Hub space.
  • Documentation, report writing and/or evaluation of the programs.
  • Perform the responsibilities of the position within the legislative and regulatory standards set out in the applicable Acts. Perform the responsibilities of the position consistent with the policies of ACSA

 

To apply 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.
  • 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.

 

Qualifications: 

  • Must be fully vaccinated for COVID 19
  • Experience working or volunteering with Children/Youth and community engagement
  • Experience in program facilitation
  • Strong oral and written communication skills 
  • Demonstrated commitment to equity, inclusion and supporting Children/Youth 
  • Knowledge and experience with Bay mills community is an asset
  • Adhere to health and safety policies
  • Knowledge of a second language is an asset.

 

 Please apply via email (cover letter & resume in one attachment) to:

 

Attention:   Sharron Williams

Email: wsharron@agincourtcommunityservices.com

Please quote Children and Youth Activity Leader 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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