Quick Facts

Registration required
Flexible varying according to location
Virtual and In-person
18+ years
815 Danforth Ave. , 2930 Lake Shore Blvd and 1533 Victoria Park Ave.

About the position

Employment Services is a dynamic and result-oriented program within CPU that offers a range of resources, support, and services to respond to job seekers’ employment needs and employers’ hiring demands. Employment Services aims to help Ontarians find sustainable employment by connecting them to gainful employment opportunities and guiding individuals on a path to higher skills and training to achieve their career goals.




  • This position will work with the Employment Services Team to provide support to Assisted Clients to prepare and perform interview skills to meet their job search needs.
  • Provide one on one assistance to Job Seekers registered with WoodGreen’s Employment Services in preparing for interviews for job search activities
  • Conduct mock job interviews for client’s base on client interest & using resources provided by WoodGreen
  • Record interview activities to be able to provide constructive feedback on performance to client and Job Coach to help assess readiness to participate in interviews with prospective employers
  • Aid clients by providing excellent customer service in an engaging & supportive environment
  • Provide information about WoodGreen’s programs and services as well as direct any relevant inquiries back to the appropriate WoodGreen Staff and/or Job Coach
  • Assist in scheduling appointments with Staff and/or for Workshops or Information Sessions as needed
  • Maintain visitor Privacy, Confidentiality & adhering to Agency Policies


What do you brings to the team:


Skill Development Goals

  • Develop and/or enhance customer service, team work, organizational and communication skills
  • Enhance knowledge of social service environment, community and employment resources available



  • Knowledge of employer recruitment & screening activities
  • Experience working in customer service in a multicultural setting
  • Strong Interpersonal & Communication skills
  • Willing to learn, flexible & resourceful
  • Good decision making, judgement, time management and problem-solving skills
  • Strong computer skills with Microsoft Office applications


Shift Hours:

  • Weekdays flexible scheduling virtual for 815 Danforth Ave.
  • Weekdays flexible scheduling in-person at 2930 Lake Shore Blvd
  • Weekdays flexible scheduling in-person at 1533 Victoria Park Ave.



  • 15-20 hours per week 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at 815 Danforth Ave.
  • 3 shifts per week at 2930 Lake Shore Blvd Please indicate the location where you are interested in volunteering.
  • 1, 2 or 3 days per week 4 – 5 hours per day. at 1533 Victoria Park Ave.


Placement Modality:


In-person: 1533 Victoria Park Ave and 2930 Lake Shore

Virtual: 815 Danforth Ave.


Screening Requirements:

  • Interview
  • Vulnerable Sector Screening
  • Reference Check

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Apply now and join us to make the difference in our community.


Need Help?

Contact information

Bethelhem Alemu

Volunteer Coordinator, Community Connections

(437) 218-2615


1533 Victoria Park Ave
Toronto, ON
M1L 2T3

2930 Lake Shore
Toronto, ON
M8V 1J4

815 Danforth Ave
Toronto, ON
M4J 1L2


Monday to Friday

9AM – 5PM