2 part-time temporary positions, approximately 20 hours/week per position, $15.75/hour, 14 weeks, begin immediately.
These positions are funded under the ESDC Canada Summer Jobs Grant, as such the applicant must be:
- between 18 and 30 years of age (inclusive) at the start of employment;
- is a Canadian Citizen, permanent resident, or person on whom refugee protection has been conferred under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act*; and
- is legally entitled to work according to the relevant provincial / territorial legislation and regulations.
*International students are not eligible. Recent immigrants are eligible if they are Canadian Citizens or permanent residents.
You will work with managers and teachers to support our seniors’ program by:
- helping to create activities which engage our senior population in the community,
- helping build connections between our program and other community supports,
- helping to create new and innovative activities to support our senior population stay active during periods of isolation and inclement weather,
- helping build meaningful relationships with community members to support long lasting friendships and successful integration,
- helping to create new and innovative activities which enable seniors to share their experience and skills with the community.
Skills you will develop during this placement:
- Client service - communicate efficiently and professionally with clients.
- Teamwork - work with others in pairs and in small and large groups to coordinate tasks, share resources, plan, make decisions, negotiate, solve conflicts and complete other activities that involve teamwork.
- Communication - exchange thoughts and information with other people. This exchange can happen orally by speaking, listening and using non-verbal cues, such as body language or in writing.
- Digital skills - input, access, analyze, organize, create and communicate information and ideas using computers, software, point-of-sale equipment, email, podcasts, web applications, smart phones and other digital devices.
- Leadership - communication, relationship building, honesty, demonstrating initiative, and taking responsibility for the completion of tasks.
Please send your resumes to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Maple Leaf Academy accepts and welcomes practicum students who wish to teach adult students English proficiency using Portfolio-Based Language Assessment (PBLA) protocol and grading in Canadian Language Benchmarks (CLB).
For this opportunity, please inquire within at 403-262-8851, or come in with your resume at #200, 731 6th Avenue SW. Please direct it to the Program Manager.