Student Placement: Youth Justice Program & Administrative 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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  • commented 2017-01-10 01:16:08 -0500
    Is this placement still available??