|Organization Name||Job Categories||Position Type||Region and Location(s)||Career Level||Salary||Ad Online Since||Application Deadline|
|Peel Children's Centre||Casual / On Call||Student||N/A||2019-02-12||2019-02-26|
Nexus Youth Services
Temporary Part-time (4-8 hours/week)
Contract to March 31, 2020
Nexus Youth Services is a fully accredited, community based, counselling and resource service for young people ages 14 to 24 who live in the Region of Peel and who are feeling isolated from support systems. Nexus provides individual counselling services in both an office-based and community setting. In all aspects of service delivery, Nexus is committed to engaging youth and helping them to achieve their goals.
Nexus Youth Services works under the umbrella of Peel Children's Centre, an accredited children’s mental health centre that provides a continuum of high quality mental health services for children, youth and their families who are experiencing or may experience serious emotional difficulties.
Reporting to the Supervisor of Nexus Youth Services, you will be working for approximately 4-8 hours/week. The dates/times will be determined when you start, and take into account scheduling (e.g. school, work, volunteering and/or other commitments).
In the role of Peer Youth Worker, you will work to engage youth (ages 14-24) at Nexus Youth Centre, and throughout the Peel community. In partnership with the Youth Engagement Workers, you will create opportunities for youth to strengthen their leadership skills, and try out new roles as volunteers and participants at Nexus.
The hourly rate for this position is $14.00, plus 4% in lieu of vacation.
Responsibilities for this position include:
At Peel Children's Centre we value diversity in our workplace, our clientele and our communities. We are actively engaged in building an increasingly diverse workforce. We encourage all qualified candidates to apply no later than February 26, 2019.
If this position is of interest to you, please submit a cover letter and resume, referring to “File # 19-010 – Peer Youth Worker”, via email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Youth ages 14-24 years who are interested in applying for this position can get support on writing their resume by visiting the Nexus Youth Centre located on the second floor of the Mississauga Central Library.
We appreciate your interest, however, only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.
Peel Children's Centre will make every effort to accommodate any needs of candidates through the hiring process, under the Ontario Human Rights Code and Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. Please inform us if you require any accommodations during the hiring process