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Opportunities to Join Us

Thank you for your interest in our organization! 

We are dedicated to providing culturally-sensitive and culturally-enriching programs to individuals and families and welcome talented, passionate and committed volunteers and professionals who seek to create positive change, as they uplift and empower our communities.

Career Opportunities

We are seeking enthusiastic, qualified persons to join our team as we deliver programs and services to our communities. We encourage you to apply if you are interested and are qualified for a position.

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteers are integral to the success of our organization. We would be unable to provide the services and supports our members and communities rely on without the valuable input of volunteers. Through volunteering, youth, adults and seniors have the opportunity to give back to their community and gain a sense of satisfaction in doing so. We also welcome high school students who will have the opportunity to gain their community service hours.

We have volunteer opportunities in the following areas:

  • Tutors and mentors - Arts, Literacy & Tutoring Club after-school program
  • Mentors - Black Leaders of Tomorrow Youth Business Mentorship program
  • Bingo fundraising (must be at least 18 years old)
  • Board committees
  • Office administration
  • Summer and Spring break camps

If you are interested in volunteering with us please email your resume and cover letter to volunteers@rootscs.org stating the position(s) in which you are interested.

Successful applicants will need to complete a criminal reference check or vulnerable sector check before placement begins.

 

Job Posting

Canada Summer Jobs - Administrative Assistant

The Administrative Assistant provides necessary administrative support to the Social Well- Being and Community Development team and other staff members as required. The Administrative Assistant helps to ensure effective administrative operations of RootsCS, consistent with the policies and procedures. 

Job Posting

Canada Summer Jobs - Camp Leader

The Camp Leader will oversee the day-to-day responsibilities for the summer camp and work closely with the other camp staff, placement students and volunteers to ensure a memorable and meaningful experience for participants ranging from ages 6-16 years. 

Job Posting

Canada Summer Jobs - Camp Counsellor

The Camp Counsellor should feel comfortable supervising on-site activities, ensuring campers participation, engagement and safety. The ability to exercise leadership to help build character in children and youth, conduct research and lead in the development of youth-based programs is also required. 

Job Posting

Canada Summer Jobs - Camp Coordinator (Junior Camp Counsellor)

The Camp Coordinator should feel comfortable supporting on-site activities, ensuring campers participation, engagement and safety. They must also possess the ability to exercise leadership to help build character in children and youth. 

Job Posting

Canada Summer Jobs - Activities Leader (Seniors) Healthy Active and Wise Seniors

The Activities Leader will meet daily with the Healthy Active Wise Seniors (HAWS) team to discuss and evaluate the program in terms of planning activities, what’s working well, what isn’t and seek ways for improvement. 

Job Posting

Bingo Volunteer

As a non-profit organization, fund-raising is an integral part of our strategic priorities to maintain financial stability, Bingo is one way we achieve this. Volunteers are integral to the success of our organization. We would be unable to provide the services and support our members and communities rely on without the valuable input of volunteers. Our bingo volunteers assist us with selling bingo cards to patrons.

Make a difference!

We cannot do it alone and so rely on you – our funders, donors, volunteers – to help us build a strong community that holds a brighter future for our children and youth, a peaceful place for our seniors, and a safe and clean environment for everyone. There are a few ways you can help to make a difference. Which one will you choose?

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