Community development worker Needed in Canada By Burnaby Volunteer Centre Society 

Community development workers help individuals, families or whole communities to bring about social change and improve the quality of life in their local area. They act as the link between communities and a range of other local authority and voluntary sector providers, such as the police, social workers and teachers.

Job details

  •  Location2101 Holdom Avenue suite 203

    Burnaby, BCV5B 0A4Remote work available

  •  Salary$$23.00HOUR hourly for 28 hours per week
  •  Terms of employmentPermanent employment
    Part time
  •  Evening, Night, Weekend, Flexible Hours, Early Morning, Morning
  •  Start dateStarts as soon as 2022-05-02
  •  Benefits: Other benefits

Job requirements




College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 1 year to 2 years


1 year to less than 2 years

Specific Skills
Present the views of an association or organization to members, the media and the general public; Obtain information and prepare reports or case histories; Maintain program statistics for purposes of evaluation and research; Assist in evaluating the effectiveness of treatment programs; Screen, recruit and train volunteers and support staff; Recruit, hire and supervise staff and/or volunteers
Area of Work Experience
Special events
Additional Skills
Administrative and office activities
Area of Specialization
Work planning, estimating, measuring and scheduling
Weight Handling
Up to 9 kg (20 lbs)
Work Setting
Non-governmental organization; Community service organization; Social service or charity agency
Target Audience
General public; Culturally diverse groups
Security and Safety
Bondable; Driver’s validity licence check; Driving record check (abstract); Criminal record check; Basic security clearance
Transportation/Travel Information
Own transportation; Public transportation is available
Ability to Supervise
More than 20 people
Work Location Information
Urban area
Type of Community or Social Service
Education or training; Volunteer coordination
Personal Suitability
Initiative; Effective interpersonal skills; Flexibility; Team player; Excellent oral communication; Excellent written communication
Workplace information
Remote work available
Other benefits
Free parking available
Screening questions
Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?; Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?; Are you currently a student?; What is your current level of study?; What is your current field of study?; What is the highest level of study you have completed?; Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?; Are you available for the advertised start date?; Do you have the necessary equipment for remote work (i.e. internet, home office, etc.)?


Other benefits

Free parking available

Who can apply to this job?

Only apply to this job if:

  • You are a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident of Canada.
  • You have a valid Canadian work permit.

If you are not authorized to work in Canada, do not apply. The employer will not respond to your application.

How to apply

By email


Voluteer Burnaby Employment Opportunity

Include this reference number in your application


How-to-apply instructions

Here is what you must include when submitting your application:

  • Job reference number
  • Cover letter
  • References attesting experience
  • Copy of portfolio or relevant work examples
  • Highest level of education and name of institution where it was completed
  • Writing sample

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