Position:Youth Program Coordinator
The Native Canadian Centre of Toronto (NCCT) is a non-profit, charitable organization located in the heart of downtown Toronto. The NCCT offers a wide range of Indigenous programs and services based on Indigenous cultural traditions and teachings.
The Youth Program Coordinator is responsible for the planning, development, promotion and delivery of programming, services, special events, volunteer activities, and supervision of Indigenous youth.
Duties and Responsibilities: The Youth Program Coordinator must be able to address needs and services of Indigenous youth (14 – 24 years). In addition, this role will leverage skills in psycho-social assessments, time limited/goal oriented management of youth; counselling; mentorship; and system navigation to provide support for Indigenous youth. This position will also support Indigenous youth living and working with a varied range of dual diagnosis issues such as mental health, addictions, developmental disabilities and so forth
This position requires a person able to work in special conditions such as evenings and/or weekends, outdoors, and with community members with complex needs and a varied range of dual diagnosis issues such as mental health, addictions, developmental disabilities and so forth.
This position requires some mobility - lifting heavy items, accompanying youth on transit throughout the city for recreation purposes, camping, hiking, sports-based activities, and so forth. For example a trip to the Exhibition Centre or Canada's Wonderland can result in a 12-13 hour day of walking and being exposed to the elements, etc.
HOW TO APPLY:
Please send a cover letter and resume to Elisabeth Pohl
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Contact Person: Elisabeth Pohl
Preferred Contact Method: By email
16 Spadina Rd.