Careers with MYS

Summer Student Activity Worker – Healing Homes

Application deadline: 13-06-2019

This position is a Summer Student position that is dependent upon funding.
In order to apply for this position you must meet all of the following criteria:

1. Is 30 years of age or younger at the time of job placement
2. Was registered as a fulltime student during the preceding academic year
3. Intends to return to school on a fulltime basis during the next academic year
4. Is a student in a post-secondary, CEGEP, vocational or technical program
5. Is a Canadian Citizen, permanent resident, or person on whom refugee protection has been conferred under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act, and,
6. Is legally entitled to work according to the relevant provincial legislation and regulations

This is a term position for up to 8 weeks/2 months of employment, dependent upon funding.

SUMMARY: Macdonald Youth Services requires an experienced Activity Worker within the Healing Homes service area to provide care and specialized programming for the youth in the Independent Living with Supports (ILS) program for a Government funded Summer Student position. The Summer Activity Worker works alongside the treatment teams to assist in planning, organizing and implementing summer recreational programming and activities.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:  of the Activity Worker include, but are not limited to:

QUALIFICATIONS: (in addition to the above noted requirements)

SALARY RANGE:  $13.00 per hour

HOURS OF WORK:  35 hours per week. 280 hours in total.


CLOSING DATE: 12:00 pm/noon – June 13, 2019


Applicants must demonstrate in their resume or cover letter how they meet the requirements of the position, quoting the competition number.

Please forward a cover letter and resume (in word or PDF format) prior to the closing date, to:
Macdonald Youth Services – Human Resources
175 Mayfair Ave
Winnipeg  Manitoba   R3L0A1
Fax: 204.284.4431

MYS is an equal opportunity employer, Indigenous people, women, visible minorities and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. MYS is committed to developing and retaining a diverse workforce. We thank all applicants for their interest, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.  For further information about our other employment and volunteer opportunities please visit our website