Career Opportunities

Easter Seals Alberta Camp Horizon is currently recruiting Program Coordinator, Kitchen, Nursing, Counselling and Leadership Staff for 2020.

For more details on job descriptions, requirements and application procedures, visit the ‘Jobs’ page on the Easter Seals Alberta website.

Easter Seals Nova Scotia Camp Tidnish is currently recruiting Kitchen, Nursing, Counselling and Leadership Staff for 2020.

For more details on job descriptions, requirements and application procedures, visit the ‘Jobs’ page on the Camp Tidnish website.

Easter Seals Quebec (Fondation Papillon) is currently recruiting Maintenance, Kitchen, Facilitator and Camp Leader Staff for 2020.

For more details on job descriptions, requirements and application procedures, visit the ‘Jobs’ page on the Easter Seals Quebec (Fondation Papillon) website.

Easter Seals Saskatchewan (SaskAbilities) is currently recruiting Administrative, Kitchen, Health Care, Counselling and Support Staff for 2020.

For more details on job descriptions, requirements and application procedures, visit the ‘Jobs’ page on the Easter Seals Saskatchewan (SaskAbilities) website.

  • To find out more about job opportunities that are available with Easter Seals provincial organizations, please check out the website for Easter Seals in your province.

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Position – Conference Event Volunteers

Location        :        Downtown Toronto, ON

Website         :        www.easterseals.ca     

Dates              :        March 10 and 11, 2020


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We are seeking several dynamic and friendly individuals to assist us as volunteers at a community conference in March 2020.  Volunteers will assist Easter Seals staff with a variety of tasks as delegated, including welcoming and registering conference participants, providing directions, support with logistics, and acting as ambassadors of the organization during the conference.

Interested candidates must be available:

  • On Tuesday, March 10, 2020 for approximately 3 hours at the conference venue in downtown Toronto where they will be briefed on conference activities, and assigned tasks and responsibilities.
  • On Wednesday, March 11, 2020 for the entire day (8am to 5pm) to assist with conference set-up, activities and clean-up.

About the Organization:

Easter Seals is a national charitable organization with close to 100 years of community service in Canada. We are a trusted industry leader and together with our provincial member organizations, Easter Seals is Canada’s largest local provider of programs, services, issues-leadership and development for the disability community. We strive to enhance the quality of life, well-being and independence of Canadians living with disabilities. Easter Seals helps to ensure that all children, youth and adults who are living with disabilities have access to the equipment, technology, programs, services and support they need to make the most of their abilities and participate fully in society.

Why Volunteer?

Easter Seals Canada values the contributions of all our volunteers.

  • Opportunity to network and meet new people
  • Develop your skills
  • Enhance your resumé
  • Build your knowledge on accessibility issues and developments
  • Give back to the community

Desired Skills and Characteristics:

  • Friendly, outgoing and diplomatic
  • Good communication skills
  • Enjoy working as part of a team
  • Flexible/adaptable, and willing to take instructions and feedback
  • Able to demonstrate sound judgement and problem-solving skills

Reward

All volunteers will receive a certificate of appreciation from Easter Seals Canada.

 

Application Requirements:

Interested candidates are encouraged to complete the attached application form along with a resume and cover letter (PDF format) addressed to Easter Seals Canada to partnerships@easterseals.ca no later than 5pm Friday, January 31, 2020. 

We thank all applicants for their interest and will only contact those selected for interviews.

 

Easter Seals Canada encourages applications that reflect the diverse cultures and socio-economic backgrounds we serve. In keeping with our ongoing efforts to promote equity and reflect the diversity of our organization, we encourage applications from Indigenous peoples, persons with disabilities and members of visible minorities. 

 

We are committed to fostering an inclusive, barrier-free and accessible work environment. If you have been contacted for an interview and require an accommodation due to a disability to participate in the recruitment and selection process, please advise and we will work with you to meet your needs. 

Volunteer Position – French Translator

Location        :        Work from Home (Toronto, ON)

Website         :        www.easterseals.ca     

Start Date     :        Negotiable, minimum 6-month commitment, average 1 to 2 hours/week

Level              :        Advanced working knowledge of written and oral French language


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About the Organization

Easter Seals is a national charitable organization with close to 100 years of community service in Canada. We are a trusted industry leader and Canada’s largest local provider of programs, services, issues-leadership and development for the disability community. We strive to enhance the quality of life, well-being and independence of Canadians living with disabilities.

Easter Seals helps to ensure that all children, youth and adults who are living with disabilities have access to the equipment, technology, programs, services and support they need to make the most of their abilities and participate fully in society.

About the Position

Easter Seals Canada is looking for a Volunteer French Translator with a strong mastery of written and oral French (preferably Quebec French) to assist with translations of English language documents and materials into French to support our development, programming, and marketing and communication initiatives. This position is suitable for students and retirees. The Volunteer French Translator can primarily work from home/remotely in tandem with staff; and may be required to work/meet at our office from time to time.

The Volunteer French Translator will report to the Senior Manager, National Corporate Partnership, and also work with other staff as required.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Work in collaboration with staff to translate English language documents into French – for print or oral publications – as required, in a timely manner.

Skills and Characteristics

The ideal candidate will have a genuine interest in working in the charity sector, and an interest in supporting those persons living with a disability.  Essential Skills include:

  • Bilingual, with outstanding English and French (preferably Quebec French) communication skills, both oral and written – at the College/University level
  • Strong skills in Microsoft Office -Word
  • Excellent organizational skills, accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Can work with limited supervision to achieve results and meet deadlines in fast pace environment.
  • Proactive, creative, technically savvy, and diplomatic.
  • Collaborative, flexible and adaptable.

Benefits of volunteering with Easter Seals

  • Be part of a friendly and dynamic team at charitable organization with a proven history and track record that provides impactful and meaningful programs and services in support of individuals and families living with disabilities
  • Help make a meaningful contribution that would make information more accessible for French-language speakers
  • Build your resume and portfolio for future opportunities

Application Requirements

Qualified and interested applicants are encouraged to submit a resume and cover letter  to Easter Seals Canada via email to partnerships@easterseals.ca

We thank all applicants for their interest and will only contact those selected for interviews.

 Candidates from diverse groups are encouraged to apply. We are committed to fostering an inclusive, barrier-free and accessible environment. If you have been contacted for an interview and require an accommodation due to a disability to participate in the recruitment and selection process, please advise and we will work with you to meet your needs. 

Easter Seals Alberta is welcoming applications for  “Volunteer Office Administrative Assistants” for its offices in Edmonton and Calgary.

For more details on job description, requirements and application procedures, visit the ‘Volunteering’ page on Easter Seals Alberta’s website.

Easter Seals Alberta is welcoming applications for  “Event Volunteers” to assist with activities and events in Edmonton and/or Calgary.

For more details on job description, requirements and application procedures, visit the ‘Volunteering’ page on Easter Seals Alberta’s website.

Easter Seals Alberta is welcoming enquiries from corporate groups who are interested in volunteering as “Work Crews” at Easter Seals’ McQueen Residence (in Edmonton) and Camp Horizon (near Bragg Creek).

For more details on job description, requirements and application procedures, visit the ‘Volunteering’ page on Easter Seals Alberta’s website.

Easter Seals British Columbia is welcoming applications for multiple volunteer opportunities.

For more information about job descriptions, requirements and application procedures, please visit the Easter Seals BC website.

Easter Seals Ontario is welcoming applications for multiple staff/volunteer opportunities.

For more information about job descriptions, requirements and application procedures, please visit the Easter Seals Ontario website.

  • Interested in volunteering with Easter Seals Canada (national office)? Please contact us at info@easterseals.ca
  • There are many local volunteer opportunities available with Easter Seals provincial organizations. To learn more, please visit the website for Easter Seals in your province.

OTHER WAYS TO GET INVOLVED

There are many other ways to get involved with Easter Seals. Support us by taking part in an Easter Seals event or campaign, or organize your own fundraising event for Easter Seals.  Click here to learn more

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