Youth Development Coordinator (Summer Student Position)

Job city: 
Peel Region
Job region: 
Greater Toronto Area
Application Deadline: 
Monday, July 20, 2020 - 5:00pm
Job terms: 
Full-time contract

Summary:

Catholic Crosscultural Services - CCS is a settlement agency providing a wide range of services to immigrants and refugees regardless of race, religion or status. CCS is seeking one Youth Development Coordinator to plan and deliver wellness activities to newcomer youth and families.

Responsibilities:

  • Outreach to engage newcomer youth and their families
  • Work closely with settlement workers to design and conduct thorough needs analysis of newcomer youth and their families
  • Identify and compile related community resources to connect families for continue support
  • Plan, develop and deliver digital wellness activities using online platforms and in-person as needed
  • Conduct virtual outreach within the community to recruit participants
  • Screen clients, complete Intake, and registration
  • Gather and analyze evaluations and feedback
  • Prepare and submit timely statistical and progress reports to supervisor
  • Work in close collaboration with other CCS service delivery staff teams
  • Other related duties as required

Qualifications:

  • Post-secondary education preferred; preference given to candidates in social work, social service worker, and community service worker
  • Understanding of the challenges and barriers faced by newcomer and intergenerational dynamics
  • Good knowledge and experience in digital platforms, including social media
  • Strong computer skills in MS Office, including Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Ability to work with various levels of learners within teams, and in a virtual environment
  • Flexible and adaptable working within diverse populations
  • Good English language communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Proficiency in a second language relevant to the demographics of Peel Region is an asset
  • Ability to work flexible hours, including evenings and weekends
  • Per funding requirements opportunity is open to youth aged 15 – 30 years
  • Must be able to commit to full contract duration

Location: Mississauga
Hours: total 280 hours
Salary: $14.00/hr
Start Date: July 27th, 2020

How to apply:

Please submit a resume and a cover letter quoting File # SS-2020-12 in the subject line no later than July 20, 2020 to:

E-mail: resume@ccscan.ca

Catholic Crosscultural Services is an equal opportunity employer. CCS welcome applications from all qualified candidates. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls, please.

Thank you to all applicants and respectfully advise that only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

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