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Career Opportunity at COSTI

Career Opportunity at COSTI

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COSTI REQUIRES RELIEF WORKERS FOR ITS RALPH CHIODO FAMILY IMMIGRANT RECEPTION CENTRE


These are non-union contract positions scheduled to work variable hours on need basis to cover evenings and overnights shifts.



Monday to Friday can be 5:00 pm to 11:00pm (hours can be variable)


Weekend Evenings from 3:00pm to 11:0

Duties:

• Responsible for the delivery of programs/orientation and counseling services to residents.
• Responsible for the provision of interpretation/translation services.
• Responsible for the intake/admission, pre-departure services and check-out of residents.
• Responsible for the operation of the Centre, which includes responding to emergency situations.
• Responsible for office duties such as answering telephones.
• Performs housekeeping and kitchen duties.
 

Qualifications:

• Community college diploma in community work/human services or equivalent.
• Experience working with newcomers and refugees.
• Excellent communication skills.
• Verbal and written English is required. Preference will be given to those who speak any of the following languages: Arabic, Dari/Farsi, Somali, Amharic, Tigrigna, Spanish, French and Urdu.
• Previous experience with interpretation/translation considered an asset.
• Sensitive to the needs and issues facing newcomers.
• Possession of valid First Aid/CPR training certificate is an asset.
• Required to provide a valid Vulnerable Sector Screening (VSS) Police check. The VSS must have been completed within the last 6 months.

Location:

100 Lippincott Street, Toronto

Duration of Position:

March 1, 2021 to December 31, 2021

Starting Salary Range:

$14.89 per hour

Posting Date:

2021-02-09

Closing Date:

2021-02-23

Notes:


Priority consideration will be given to those on Notice of Recall.

The Ralph Chiodo Family Immigrant Reception Centre services are provided in a twenty-four hour, seven days a week residential setting which is a temporary home to up to 100 clients.

If you are interested, please quote Reference #37-21
and send your resume with a covering letter to:

Manager, Staffing and Orientation
COSTI Immigrant Services
1710 Dufferin Street
Toronto, Ontario M6E 3P2

"We thank all applicants for their interest in COSTI. However, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. No telephone calls please."

COSTI encourages applications from individuals reflecting the diversity of our community. COSTI is committed to fair and accessible employment practices and when requested, will make reasonable effort to accommodate people with disabilities during the recruitment and assessment processes when filling positions.