Full Time

Program Coordinator

Yachad, The Canadian Jewish Council for Disabilities 15 Gorman Park Rd, Toronto ON


1 Full-time  & 1 Part-time position available
 
Yachad Toronto is a thriving non-profit, international organization dedicated to providing inclusive social, recreational and life skills programs to teens and adults with special needs. We currently have 2 openings to join our team: Full time Program Coordinator and Part time Program Coordinator. Both positions offer flexible hours and partially working remotely. Our goal is to provide quality recreational programs where our members can make new friends and enjoy Jewish community experiences. 
 
POSITION SUMMARY: 
Working under the direction and support of the Director of Yachad Toronto, the Program Coordinator will help create and implement a multitude of social, recreational and life skills programs that support individuals with special needs and their families. Programs include 4 afternoon programs for adults (3:30-6:30 p.m.) and 2 teen programs (5-7 p.m.) and special programs focused around the Chagim. Our programs are based in North York and Thornhill.
 
 QUALIFICATIONS & SKILLS:

  • Energetic, optimistic, creative, and passionate about making a difference in the lives of people with special needs and the future of the Jewish community.
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills, written skills, attention-to-detail, accuracy, ability to multi-task and meet deadlines in a timely fashion.
  • Good leadership skills and ability to work independently as well as part of a team.
  • Ability to work with and manage other staff members and volunteers.
  • Excellent customer service of both Yachad participants and their families.
  • Experience with people with special needs is an asset.
  • Experience in program development and implementation.
  • Good working knowledge of: Microsoft office, Zoom, Canva, Social Media and other online or database tools.
  • Willingness to learn Yachad database and online apps.

To apply, please send your resume to Devorah Marmer: torontoyachad@ou.org

  • We conduct background checks and references checks
  • Competitive salary and generous vacation days; including Jewish holidays and statutory holidays

We thank all candidates for their interest, however only applicants chosen for an interview will be contacted.