Posting date: July 18, 2019
Application deadline: August 19, 2019
Project Genesis, a community organization, seeks two people for two full-time (5 days a week at 35 hrs/wk) permanent positions for its fast-paced information, referral and advocacy drop-in center located in the culturally diverse Côte-des-Neiges neighbourhood.
- The centre offers front-line services on tenant-landlord issues and on social programs, such as welfare, family benefits, and pensions.
- The position includes following up on complex individual situations, supervising volunteers and students, and reviewing intervention files to ensure quality.
- Qualifications: very good oral and written French and English; ability to learn quickly; attention to detail; ability to analyze complex information; ability to work under pressure independently and within a team; excellent communication and interpersonal skills; community sector volunteer or paid experience; individual services experience; some knowledge of social programs and tenants’ rights. Interest in social rights, in social justice issues and in working with people from a wide range of cultural backgrounds is required.
People of colour are encouraged to apply and self-identify. Starting salary is within range of $21.33 to $21.92/hr. Benefits include a health & dental insurance plan and four weeks of vacation.
A cover letter and C.V. must be received by email to firstname.lastname@example.org by Monday, August 19, 2019.
We appreciate all applications; only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.