Thank you for your interest in employment (and select volunteer oppportunities) with Abilities Centre. We appreciate your desire to help us build a place where people of all ages and abilities can get active, social and creative! We invite you to check this section of our website frequently, as we may post openings throughout the year or as our requirements grow.
Below, you will find our job postings (as available). If you are interested in summer student positions, please be sure to read the following with care; others can skip to the listing section "Open Positions."
Summer Student Positions:
Abilities Centre aims to offer our summer students the best possible experience at competitive hourly pay.
Major funding for our summer employment positions is provided by the Government of Canada. Canada Summer Jobs (CSJ) summer positions start and end date could be subject to change, and fulfillment is pending funding approval. We typically receive confirmation of the exact duration of the CSJ summer employment at the beginning of May, at which time we will promptly update all applicants.
If you want to know more about the Canada Summer Jobs program, click here or visit their website: https://www.canada.ca/en/employment-social-development/services/funding/canada-summer-jobs.html
CSJ Eligibility Criteria
Please be mindful of the following 3 questions below to ensure you will successfully pass the application process. If you answer NO to any of these questions we will unfortunately not be able to process your application.
1. Are you between 15 and 30 years of age (inclusive) at the start of employment (May/June 2019)?
2. Are you a Canadian Citizen, permanent resident, or person on whom refugee protection has been conferred under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act*?
3. Are you legally entitled to work in Canada according to the relevant provincial / territorial legislation and regulations?
*Note: International students are not eligible. International students include anyone who is temporarily in Canada for studies and who is not a Canadian citizen, permanent resident, or person who has been granted refugee status in Canada.
Important Note for CSJ Applicants
If you answer YES to all CSJ Eligibility Criteria questions above when you apply but do not receive our confirmation email recognizing your application has been successfully submitted, please contact Arnetia Findlay – Human Resources Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org
To ensure fairness amongst all applicants, Human Resources will only contact applicants regarding next steps after the given deadline provided on the job posting.
Best of luck to all applicants and thank you again for your interest in the Abilities Centre!
Commitment to Diversity and Accessibility
Abilities Centre is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes and encourages applications from all qualified candidates. Accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.