Mentoring and Social Skills Development Liaison Intern

The Learning Disabilities Association of Sudbury is seeking a self-motivated, results orientated individual to fill the position of Mentoring and Social Skills Development Liaison Intern in Sudbury, Ontario, commencing December 1, 2018.
 

Job Description: Candidate will assist with current programming to support children and youth with learning disabilities by: Contributing to content development to enhance and facilitate our social skills program for children in grades 4 to 6 including program evaluation; Assisting program leader with our coaching program for students in grades 6 to 10; and Assisting with our youth ambassador program to host activities to raise awareness of the organization as well as to engage youth in our community.

 

Qualifications:  

  • University or college graduate who has graduated within the last three years from an accredited college or university.  The candidate must be a graduate of a post-secondary degree or diploma program in the Child and Youth Care Worker field or Early Childhood Education.  The position will be a first full-time employment in the candidate’s field of study.
     
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
     
  • Proficiency in the use of computers particularly presentation software
     
  • Class G driver’s license with good driving record
     
  • Applicants must be able to provide a clean vulnerable sector criminal record check

 

Application Deadline Extended:  On or before 3:00 p.m., November 23, 2018

Please mail applications to:  The Learning Disabilities Association of Sudbury
                                                 1391 Ramsey View Court
                                                 Sudbury, Ontario, P3E 5T4
                                                Attention:  Mary-Liz Warwick, Executive Director

                                                or email mary-liz@ldasudbury.ca

The LDAS appreciates all applications, however only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.  As part of its commitment to Employment Equity, we encourage applications from qualified members of the four designated groups, women, indigenous peoples, persons with disabilities, and visible minorities, in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA).