Settlement Program/Workshop Support

Role: Settlement Program/Workshop Support

Purpose:  Assisting Settlement Team to provide information, skills training, and referrals to local community resources through topic specific workshops and programs.  

Responsibilities:

  • Arrive on time; receive orientation of event schedule and activities
  • Welcome, greet and check-in participants at the registration table
  • Prepare, distribute, and collect handouts and evaluation forms
  • Assist with set up, take down and clean up of event space

(Includes moving and lifting tables/chairs)

  • Prepare refreshments if applicable
  • Additional support to the facilitator, as required

Competencies:

  • Comfortable working with people of varying ages and cultural backgrounds
  • Highly responsible, organized, reliable and culturally sensitive
  • High level of discretion, respectful of others
  • Takes direction well

Qualifications:

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Experience working with immigrant population