Job Call: Programs Assistant
Assist with coordination and management of ACWR’s programs and services.


Programs Assistant

Contract length: 9 weeks

Start Date: June 25, 2019

End Date: August 28th, 2019


Application Deadline: May 13th, 2019 @ 5pm

This position is made possible through Canada Summer Jobs. Students must meet ALL the criteria:

  • Be between 15 and 30 years of age at the start (inclusive) of the employment
  • Be legally entitled to work in Canada

*International students are not eligible.


Job summary:  Assist with coordination and management of ACWR’s programs and services.



  • Answering email and phone inquiries
  • Assist with coordination of summer cultural events
  • Programming professional development workshop series
  • Outreach to the community


Skills and Qualification:

Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills

  • Detail oriented and a strong team player
  • Self-starter who can work independently
  • Experience with content management system (WordPress)
  • Familiar with social media platforms
  • Experience with Google drive an asset
  • Access to a vehicle an asset
  • Photoshop an asset


Remuneration: The Program Assistant will be compensated at $14/hr 30 hours/week


Please forward your resume and cover letter to Please put the job title in the subject line. You must indicate how you meet the mandatory criteria in your coverletter.