This is salaried .6 FTE (22.5 hours weekly) contract position with MCC Ontario (MCCO) Migration and Resettlement Program related to the Private Sponsorship of Refugees (PSR). The Associate will work within the refugee program to: 1) facilitate the social inclusion of newcomers, 2) engage youth and young adults and 3) monitor and evaluate the settlement and integration of newcomers and 4) assist with administrative and other duties as required. The position is based in the MCCO office in Kitchener.
MCC is a charitable organization that collaborates with churches and community organizations worldwide to walk with people who are disadvantaged. MCC supports activities that provide emergency assistance, reduce poverty, and promote healthy communities, sustainable living and alternatives to violence. As an internationally recognized NGO, MCC currently serves in 45 countries with 700 partners, 1000 staff and 40,000 volunteers.
All MCC workers are expected to exhibit a commitment to: a personal Christian faith and discipleship; active participation in a Christian church or Christian community; and nonviolent peacemaking. MCC is an equal opportunity employer, committed to employment equity. MCC values diversity and invites all qualified candidates to apply.