Program: Adult Program
Status: Part-time, contract (8 weeks)
Hours: 35 hrs/week
Salary: $14.25 per hour
Date Posted: November 13, 2020
Closing Date: November 18, 2020
About Surrey Place:
At Surrey Place we help children and adults living with developmental disabilities, autism spectrum disorder and visual impairments reach their full potential. We offer a variety of groups and workshops for clients, families and caregivers, as well as extensive education and consultation services to community agencies.
Our comprehensive programs and services range from assessment, diagnosis, and one-on-one treatment, to family counselling and group support and is provided by a broad network of clinicians and professionals. Surrey Place is accredited with Accreditation Canada and is affiliated with the University of Toronto and other academic institutions and is a teaching site for students in a variety of health care professions.
Surrey Place employs nearly 500 employees, with 12 locations in the GTA and we also provide video-conferencing services to communities in northwestern Ontario.
The Adult Program at Surrey Place provides comprehensive clinical services to adult clients over 18 years of age who have developmental disabilities. The goal of the program is to manage the challenges of daily living, promote their independence and enhance overall quality of their lives by working with the adult client, their families, caregivers and service providers.
As part of the Canada Summer Jobs Program, the Adult program at Surrey Place is seeking an Administrative Intern. This position reports to the Manager, Adult Program
The Administrative Intern is responsible for providing administrative and clerical support to the Adult Program team, in order to ensure effective and efficient operations.
- Administrative support to research/program evaluation and events.
- Responsible for data entry and collection for both clinical and administrative purposes.
- Responsible for telephone call backs & confirmations.
- Photocopying documents for client and departmental distribution.
- Retrieving faxes and distributing to staff.
- Post-secondary education is preferred.
- Excellent communication, teamwork and problem-solving skills
- The successful candidate must provide an acceptable Police Records Check (Vulnerable Sector Screening)
- Knowledge of Microsoft Office 365 applications (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
To be considered as an eligible candidate for the Canada Summer Jobs Program, you must be between 15 and 30 years of age and be legally entitled to work in Canada. This means you must have a valid Social Insurance Number.
Due to the pandemic, this position is home-based for now. Candidates will be required to work from a Surrey Place location when the Covid-19 restrictions are lifted.
Please state in your application if you have access to a computer, home internet, and phone as they are required for the position. We encourage applications from the following groups:
- Newcomers / refugee youth (Newcomer defined as having arrived in Canada in the past 5 years)
- Indigenous youth
- Visible minorities / racialized youth
- LGBTQ2 youth
Please submit your resume and cover letter saved in the following format: firstname.lastname (ie. John.Smith) to Human Resources, email@example.com, quoting file 2098 in the subject line of your email by the closing date.
Surrey Place is an equal opportunity employer. Candidates from diverse groups are encouraged to apply. If you are contacted for an interview and require accommodation appropriate arrangements will be made to assist you through this process. We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.