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Seeking

Recreation Administrator

The Centre for Social Justice and Good Works (the ‘Centre’) is seeking a Recreation Administrator – Summer Student to support ‘I Love to Move’ and other initiatives at the Centre. This is an eight-week contract position, at 35 hours a week, plus unpaid lunch breaks.

The key responsibilities of the Recreation Administrator - Summer Student include:

  • Responsible for planning, coordinating and running the ‘I Love to Move’ recreation program.

  • Registering youth for the program, recruiting volunteers, purchasing snacks and acting as a point of contact  for ‘I Love to Move’ inquiries.

  • Assisting with creating, advertising and promoting recreational videos, events and programs through social media.

  • Conducting research on marketing strategies for Centre programs including ‘Sweet Change’ and assisting with arranging wholesale of products to community partners.

  • Representing Sweet Change at Mill Market and all other important community events.


Performing administrative duties such as creating invoices, filing documents, answering phone calls, sending emails, maintaining stakeholder relationships and creating documentation pertinent to programs at Sweet Change and the Centre. -              Providing support to Sweet Change and Centre staff.

The successful application must meet the requirements of the Canada Summer Jobs Program:

  • Applicants must be a full-time student studying Marketing, Communication, Community Development, Business, or a related field.

  • Applicants must be between the age of 15 – 30 years of age at the start of employment.

  • Applicants must be a Canadian citizen, Permanent resident or a person who has been granted refugee status in Canada. International students are not eligible to participate.

The successful application should have the following qualifications:

  • Fluent in English, have moderate level computer skills and be flexible in duty assignment.

  • Work days will be a maximum of 5 days per week (between Monday and Sunday) and the 35 hours per week will generally vary between 9 a.m. and 4:30 p.m (8:00 - 2:30 pm Saturdays), depending on project needs.

  • Must be a creative thinker.

  • Must enjoy working as a team.

  • Must be able to promote programs with enthusiasm.

  • Must be able to easily communicate with and inspire confidence in our community.



Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume to ‘centresjgw@gmail.com’ by Monday, May 30, at 4:30 p.m. Any applications received after the due date will not be considered. The Centre welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request for all aspects of the hiring process. The Centre is a non-profit organization that envisions an inclusive, welcoming community in which people are inspired, empowered, and supported to work together to transform society for the greater good through works of service and social justice.

 

Seeking

Production Associate (immediate start)

Employer: Centre for Social Justice and Good Works
(operating Sweet Change, a Chocolate Company)

Job Title: Production Associate - Sweet Change, a Chocolate Company

Duration: Full-Time (35 paid hrs weekly, with 30-minute unpaid lunches per day)

Location: 3 Queen Street East, Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, P6A 1Y4 (and other special event locations, when necessary)

Job Description:

Sweet Change, a Chocolate Company is seeking a chocolate-skilled individual for our Production Team. Sweet Change is a social enterprise of the Centre for Social Justice and Good Works (a not-for-profit corporation since 2015). As part of our ACTion SSM program, we integrate clients into Sweet Change, a Chocolate Company, in order for clients to gain workplace skills, including food manufacturing, retail, and wholesaling.

The successful candidate will primarily be responsible for manufacturing chocolate, packaging, preparing orders, and selling of chocolate products, while working with Centre for Social Justice and Good Works staff, ACTion SSM clients, interns, students, volunteers, and customers.

Responsibilities:

  • proper preparation of chocolate products

  • sanitization, organization, and cleaning of the equipment and production areas, on a dailybasis

  • assisting in the display of chocolate products on-site, for any pop-up retail store events

  • preparation of chocolate orders for our corporate, Mill Market, and other special events• training of students, interns, volunteers, and ACTion SSM clients on the proper chocolate making, packaging, and cleaning procedures

  • administration (via computer) regarding orders, email correspondence, assigned tasks,training, marketing, ordering supplies, time sheets, requests for time off, etc.

  • such other duties as assigned by the Executive Director or supervisory designate


Qualifications:

  • culinary, food services, or hospitality diploma, education, or certificate

  • have knowledge of and be willing to work effectively with chocolate, ensuring best practices,consistent product line, and quality control

  • be open and willing to integrate, as a team, with other staff, interns, students, volunteers,

ACTion SSM clients, and customers

  • be able to encourage, support, and nurture ACTion SSM clients, students, interns, andvolunteers to learn new skills

  • have knowledge (or be open to learning) the operation of cash registers, and debit or creditprocessing machines, for the sale of chocolate products

  • be clean, efficient, and organized in the production setting and display leadership qualities toensure high quality products and a co-operative, friendly and healthy work environment

  • have and maintain an up-to-date Safe Food Handling Certificate

  • have computer literacy skills to check, compose, and send emails, be able to complete onlinetraining courses, be able to print documents, be organized and efficient with keeping paperwork, task lists


Eligibility:

  • legally entitled to work in Canada

  • at least 18 years of age

  • have the ability to arrange transportation to and from work or designated events

  • willing and able to work five 7.5-hour days per week (35 paid hrs weekly), including a 30-minute unpaid lunch break per day.


How to Apply: Interested applicants are asked to provide a cover letter, resume, and any culinary, educational, or health and safety training certifications.

Please apply via email to: centresjgw@gmail.com. The deadline for all applications is: Monday, June 20, 2022. The Centre welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request for all aspects of the hiring process. The Centre is a non-profit organization that envisions an inclusive, welcoming community in which people are inspired, empowered, and supported to work together to transform society for the greater good through works of service and social justice.

 

Seeking

Sales Associate - Summer Student

The Centre for Social Justice and Good Works (the ‘Centre’) and Sweet Change is seeking a Sales Associate - Summer Student to support projects and initiatives at the Centre. This is an eight week contract position, at 35 hours a week, plus unpaid lunch breaks.

The key responsibilities of the Sales Associate - Summer Student include:

  • Responsible for preparing and handling orders for online, curbside pickup, delivery clients, retail store, Mill Market, and special events.

  • Acting as a point of contact for Sweet Change orders/inquiries and attending community stakeholder meetings.

  • Assisting with advertising and promoting events and programs through social media.

  • Conducting research on marketing strategies for Centre programs, including ‘Sweet Change’ and ‘I Love to Move.”

  • Representing the Centre at community events.

  • Performing administrative duties such as creating invoices, filing documents, answering phone calls, taking minutes and creating documentation pertinent to programs at Sweet Change and the Centre.


Providing support to Sweet Change and Centre staff.

The successful application must meet the requirements of the Canada Summer Jobs Program:

  • Applicants must be a full-time student studying Marketing, Communication, Community Development, Business, or a related field.

  • Applicants must be between the age of 15 – 30 years of age at the start of employment.

  • Applicants must be a Canadian citizen, Permanent resident or a person who has been granted refugee status in Canada. International students are not eligible to participate.

The successful application should have the following qualifications:

  • Fluent in English, have moderate level computer skills and be flexible in duty assignment.

  • Work days will be a maximum of 5 days per week (between Monday and Sunday) and the 35 hours per week will generally vary between 9 a.m. and 4:30 p.m (8:00 - 2:30 pm Saturdays), depending on project needs.

  • Must be a creative thinker.

  • Must enjoy working as a team.

  • Must be able to promote programs with enthusiasm.

  • Must be able to easily communicate with and inspire confidence in our community.



Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume to ‘centresjgw@gmail.com’ by Monday, May 30, at 4:30 p.m. Any applications received after the due date will not be considered. The Centre welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request for all aspects of the hiring process. The Centre is a non-profit organization that envisions an inclusive, welcoming community in which people are inspired, empowered, and supported to work together to transform society for the greater good through works of service and social justice.

 

3 Queen St. E
Sault Ste. Marie, ON
P6A 1Y4, Canada

705.450.4483

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