Summer Student

Summer Student

Renfrew and Area Seniors Home Support
Location: Renfrew, Ontario
Posted: May 10th 2019

Renfrew and Area Seniors’ Home Support has been proud to serve seniors and adults with disabilities in Renfrew and surrounding areas since 1987, providing people with non-medical services to help them remain independent in their homes for as long as possible. The Golden Age Activity Centre is a vibrant and welcoming senior's active living centre, serving seniors 50+.

We are currently recruiting for two Summer Student positions. One will be with Home Support and the other will be with Golden Age Activity Centre.

Reporting to the Executive Director, the Home Support Summer Student will plan and prepare activities for community support services month (October), create window displays and conduct a client satisfaction survey. 

Reporting to the Administrative Assistant-Programmer, the Golden Age Activity Centre Summer Student will assist in the planning, organizing and facilitating of activity programs in accordance with members' needs, provide centre maintenance and perform office duties. 

These positions are for eight weeks starting June 24, 2019.

  • Comfortable interacting with seniors
  • Above-average written and oral communication skills
  • Program planning and implementing experience is an asset
  • Computer skills with knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite
  • Creative with good organizational skills
  • Able to work with minimal supervision with volunteers and as part of a team

As this is a Canada Summer Jobs position, the candidate must be:

  • between the ages of 15 and 30
  • a Canadian Citizen, permanent resident, or person on whom refugee protection has been conferred under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act, and
  • legally entitled to work according to the relevant provincial/territorial legislation and regulations.
Additional Information

Renfrew and Area Seniors’ Home Support is committed to equality in employment. The successful candidates will be required to provide a vulnerable sector search and their Social Insurance Number. 

Interested candidates are asked to submit their resume by 4:00 p.m. on May 24, 2019.

Contact Information
Judy Ewart, Executive Director
Renfrew and Area Seniors Home Support
PO Box 919, 214 Raglan Street South,
Renfrew, Ontario
K7V 4H3

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