Student Program Assistant – #6949 -ST
West Niagara Palliative Care
We are hiring a Student Program Assistant.
West Niagara Palliative Care Services, o/a Rose Cottage Community Hospice is a charitable organization providing community hospice support services to anyone with a life limiting or palliative illness living in their own home, care facility or hospital in the West Niagara catchment.
Services include visiting volunteers, drop-in programs, caregiver, and bereavement support programs and at home and virtual support services.
This position is made possible through the assistance of the Canada Summer Jobs Grant. The position offers 30 hours/week and the program will run for 8 weeks.
Program Assistant Job Description:
The Program Assistant will provide support services in all programs delivered through Rose Cottage Community Hospice.
The Program Assistant will receive training and education in specific programs and delivery of programs for clients, caregivers, and community partners. Services will also include indirect and direct support of the organizations mission and mandated services.
All sources of training and implementation of programs will be highlighted using various forms of promotions, marketing, and social media outlets.
To be eligible, youth must:
- Be between 15 and 30 years of age at the start of the employment
- Be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident, or person to whom refugee protection has been conferred under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act for the duration of the employment
- Have a valid Social Insurance Number at the start of employment and be legally entitled to work in Canada in accordance with relevant provincial or territorial legislation and regulations
Please apply with resume and cover letter.