Human Resources Assistant (Summer Student) :

7 week contract – 31 hours per week
File # 18-028


Peel Children's Centre is an accredited children’s mental health centre that provides a continuum of high quality mental health services to enrich the lives of children, youth and their families who are experiencing social, emotional and/or behavioural challenges. Our services are provided in a dynamic, client-centred environment that values respect and inclusion, collaboration, learning, innovation and accountability.

Through funding from Services Canada for the Canada Summer Jobs program, we have a position available to a full time student who plans to return to school in September 2018, providing valuable on-the-job experience.

Under the direction and guidance of the Manager, Human Resources, this position provides proactive, human resources generalist support to the Human Resources team. All work is done within the context of the Centre’s Vision, Mission and Values, and in adherence with the Centre’s policies and procedures.

The Human Resources Assistant will assist in the administration of HR records, training, recruitment and onboarding of staff, health and safety and special projects as assigned.

The successful incumbent will:
* Be registered as a full-time student in the previous academic year and will be returning to school on a full time basis in the September 2018 academic year in a recognized Human Resources Management Program.
* Have a strong understanding and working knowledge of employment legislation, regulations and guidelines.
* Have excellent interpersonal skills and have the ability to establish rapport quickly and gain the respect and trust of others.
* Be a quick learner and self-motivated with the ability to work with minimal supervision.
* Have proven ability to deal with confidential and sensitive information.
* Be proficient in Microsoft Office applications and experience with a HRIS system specifically Great Plains is a decided asset.
* Be organized and have strong attention to detail.
* Be flexible and adaptive with a strong sense of judgment and tact.

The hourly rate for this position is $14.00, plus 4% in lieu of vacation. The length of the position will be 7 weeks, for a total of 31 hours per week.

Please note that all successful candidates must provide a satisfactory vulnerable sector police records check prior to the commencement of employment.

At Peel Children’s Centre we value diversity in our workplace, our clientele and our communities. We are actively engaged in building a more diverse workforce and encourage all qualified candidates to apply no later than May 22, 2018.

Please submit a cover letter and chronological resume, referring to File #18-028 by selecting "apply for this position" below. Only documents submitted in Microsoft Word or PDF format will be accepted.

Human Resources
Peel Children’s Centre
85A Aventura Court
Mississauga, ON L5T 2Y6


We appreciate your interest, however, only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

If selected to participate in the assessment and/or selection process, accommodations are available upon request in relation to the materials or processes to be used. If a selected applicant requests an accommodation, we shall consult with the applicant and provide or arrange for the provision of a suitable accommodation in a manner that takes into account the applicant’s accessibility needs.

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