Placement Student - Programs Assistant


Placement Student Job Posting:


Youth Justice Program & Administrative Assistant


(1 part-time)




Tasks and Responsibilities:




·      Support the program by performing administrative tasks such as data tracking, filing, reporting, scheduling, etc


·      Support the development of an outreach strategy with the goals of increasing FYI's community presence and partnerships and recruiting additional participants from diverse social backgrounds for FYI programs


·      Design and create youth-friendly promotional materials


·      Connect with other community and youth organizations in York South Weston


·      Distribute outreach materials to youth in FYI's catchment area (TCHC buildings, shelters, community spaces, parks, recreation programs/centers, libraries, major intersections, bus stops, and local businesses)


·      Create and implement a social media outreach strategy


·      Use online resources to update FYI participants and other youth about upcoming programs and opportunities


·      Complete forms to report on outreach activities


·      Support  FYI youth programs


·      Program intake, preparation and clean up


·      Support staff in planning program activities


·      Facilitate and participate in youth programs as needed


·      Plan & organize weekly community excursions and field trips


·      Perform administrative tasks such as data tracking, reporting, and scheduling


·      Represent FYI at community meetings, events, and forums


·      Research and share information about community events and workshops that youth from FYI can attend


·      Stay up to date on community and social issues relevant to youth & to youth workers (i.e. new government bills or policies, critical incidents/violence in the community, youth justice)


·      Support  various programs at FYI as needed


·      Other duties as assigned


Desired Level of Education of the student: Post-Secondary (Community College, CEGEP, Technical Institute, University)

To learn more about the Youth Justice Program, please click here





How to apply:


Please send your cover letter and resume in one document to or you can mail to:


Student Placement Committee, For Youth Initiative, 1652 Keele Street, Toronto, ON M6M3W3





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