Reception / Casework Support Assistant

Job Detail


Company: Recruiting through World Skills Employment Centre
Industry: Non-profit Sector
Job Type: Full Time
Salary Level ($):
Job Location: Ottawa, ON, Canada
Highest Level Of Education: Other
Job Posting Date: 11-Jul-2018
Apply by: 23-Jul-2018

Job Description:


Job Opportunity with Community Legal Services of Ottawa

World Skills Employment Centre is working with Community Legal Services of Ottawa to recruit for the position of Reception / Casework Support Assistant.

World Skills is not hiring for this position. If you are interested in this opportunity, please follow these steps:

  • Please send a cover letter, resumé and references by email to: sottgen2@lao.on.ca on or before 9:00 am, July 23, 2018.

If you are not yet registered with World Skills, please contact 613-233-0453 ext.300Reception@ottawa-worldskills.org to book an appointment for Intake and Assessment or to learn more about our programs and services.

  World Skills works with newcomers/immigrants to help them integrate into the Canadian labor market. http://www.ottawa-worldskills.org

Community Legal Services of Ottawa is a community legal clinic, funded by Legal Aid

Ontario. We provide legal assistance, public legal education activities and community

development initiatives for the low-income residents of Ottawa.

We have a new full-time position for a reception and case support assistant to work

at our South office.

 Responsibilities

  • Legal clinic front-office work, including reception and client intake in a busy work environment
  • Administrative and case support for legal clinic staff members

Qualifications

  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to efficiently multi-task and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment
  • Experience in responding sensitively to vulnerable clients’ needs
  • Proven ability to work collaboratively in a team environment
  • Strong computer skills
  • Ability to work independently and show initiative with minimal supervision.
  • Capacity to work in French is preferred
  • Ability to work in Arabic, Somali or other languages is an asset

Linda Martineau, Director of Administration

Community Legal Services of Ottawa

406 – 1355 Bank Street, Ottawa, ON K1H 8K7

Community Legal Services of Ottawa is an equal opportunity employer. We are

committed to equity, diversity and inclusion. We welcome applicants from our

diverse community and from historically disadvantaged groups.

We thank all applicants but we will only contact candidates selected for an interview.