After School Program Worker
Learning Disabilities Association-Toronto - Toronto, ON

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After School Program Workers
We are growing again!
4 new program sites to add to our educational family!

The Learning Disabilities Association-Toronto is presently recruiting multiple PART TIME positions to join our S.T.Y.L.E. (Skills Training for Youth through Learning and Education) team as after-school leaders helping to equalize the playing field for youth living with a learning disability and/or AD(H)D. These youth live within Toronto's priority neighbourhoods.
STYLE program services youth living with a learning disability and/or AD(H)D between the ages ages of 13-21 living within 6 of Toronto's highest priority neighbourhoods. STYLE provides free academic tutoring, life skills, social skills as well as recreational and healthy living/wellness programming. Since STYLE's launch in 2008, we continue to service over 400 youth DAILY. We are based out of 14 Toronto high schools.

If you would like to be a part of a program that is providing youth with the opportunity to be educated, empowered and engaged, WE ARE YOUR PROGRAM!

Programs run Tuesday- Thursday from 3-6pm. Successful candidates will be those that can work the three days

Ideal candidate qualifications include:

-Educational background in CYW/SSW and/or relevant professional experience
-Extremely proficient in secondary school (high school) subjects
-Experience working with at risk youth, newcomer youth, children
-Ability to engage, empower and educate youth
-Interest and experience creating programming and programs for youth- recreation/tutoring/ healthy living/wellness
-Ability to work independently within a team setting
-Self starting, takes initiative, creative and able to problem-solve
-First Aid and UMAB/CPI- an asset
-Successful police check
Presently there is team lead and program worker positions available within STYLE.

Please note
Interviews will begin ASAP. Successful candidates will start employment ASAP until June 2014- a 10 month contract

STYLE presently services sites in schools in both west and east ends of Toronto.

  • Please visit our STYLE website for more information on this ground breaking and progressive program-

Accepting resumes only- please forward your resume and cover letter to Katie Bushie, Program Manager