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Cornerstone Family Violence Prevention Centre: Administrative Assistant – Summer Student

Cornerstone Family Violence Prevention Centre

Position:                   Administrative Assistant – Summer Student

Reporting to:           Carly Cunningham, Manager of Communications

Posting Date:           May 11, 2018

Start Date:               June 25, 2018

End Date:                August 17, 2018

Hours:                     30 hours per week/flexible schedule

Salary:                      $14.00 per hour

Position Summary:

The Administrative Assistant Summer Student is responsible for providing administrative support to a variety of departments within the agency in an efficient and professional manner.  In this role the Administrative Assistant Summer Student will interact with clients, staff, volunteers, students, visitors, trades people and the community.  The Administrative Assistant Summer Student will demonstrate a commitment to the provision of excellent client services and contribute to a respectful and productive work environment.

Upon request Cornerstone will provide reasonable accommodation for disabilities to support participation of candidates in all aspects of the recruitment process.


  • Between the ages of 15-30 as of June 25, 2018
  • Returning to school full time in September, 2018
  • Minimum high school diploma
  • Excellent computer skills – Microsoft Office programs including Access, databases, Simply, and GiftWorks
  • Excellent interpersonal skills to work with co-workers, volunteers and students in a team model
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent problem solving and decision making skills
  • A basic understanding of issues related to family violence
  • Superior organizational skills and self-motivated
  • Proven ability to work co-operatively as part of a team 
  • Basic understanding of the Comprehensive Continuous Integrated Systems of Care model of service provision

If you are interested in the above contract position, please forward cover letter and resume by 12:00 noon on May 25, 2018 to Carly Cunningham at:

Only applicants being considered for an interview will be contacted.  No follow up telephone calls or emails please.