HR Summer Student
The HR team at Make-A-Wish Canada is seeking a summer student for the 2023 summer period.
"The best prescription I've ever given is a wish."
- Dr. Jeremy Friedman, Associate Paediatrician-in-Chief, SickKids Hospital & Medical Advisor for Make-A-Wish® Canada
☆ What is Your Biggest Wish?
Is it to be part of an organization that is child-focused, values employee experience and is an inspiring workplace? If so, Make-A-Wish is for you!
Make-A-Wish® Canada creates life-changing wishes for children with critical illnesses. We are on a quest to bring every eligible child's wish to life because a wish is an integral part of a child's treatment journey. Research shows children who have wishes granted can build the physical and emotional strength they need to fight a critical illness.
“It’s been wonderful to have this wish to look forward to... It’s wonderful to see [Rowan] with something that brings him pure joy after all he’s been through and missed out on!”
–Melissa, mom to wish kid Rowan (age 5, leukemia), who wished for an indoor jungle gym.
☆ What's In It For You?
Make-A-Wish® Canada is committed to fostering a culture that aims to change lives while offering a rewarding employment experience where your contributions make a true difference every day!
MISSION, VISION AND VALUES
Our mission is, together, we create life-changing wishes for children with critical illness.
Supported by our vision to grant the wish of every eligible child.
Our values are Child-Focused, Integrity, Impact, Innovation, and Community.
☆ Where You Come In
We are looking for a summer intern to join our People & Culture team at Make-A-Wish® Canada. We are looking for a driven, energetic, and creative student who enjoys collaboration, research and has fresh ideas! Working with the P&C team and reporting to the Senior Manager, People & Culture, you will gain valuable, real-world HR experience as well as provide the team with administrative and creative support.
This role can be based out of our offices in Pickering or Toronto (North York). This role is a summer internship at 4 days (30 hours) per week, Monday to Thursday, and is on a hybrid schedule.
☆ What You Will Do
☆ What You Bring
☆ Your Work Environment
☆ How To Apply ☆
If everything you’ve read so far sounds like you, we encourage you to apply now! The application deadline is May 31st, 2023 at 11:59 pm ET.
Make-A-Wish® Canada provides equal opportunity in employment and encourages applications from all qualified candidates. Reasonable accommodations due to disability are available on request at any stage of the hiring process.
☆ Recruitment Process ☆
We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
- Reviewed by Make-A-Wish Employee
- Phone Screening
- First Interview
- Reference Check
- Criminal Background Check
☆ About Make-a-Wish Canada ☆
Since 1983, Make-A-Wish Canada has granted over 37,000 wishes across the country, over 1000 last year alone. As an independently operating affiliate of Make-A-Wish International, Make-A-Wish Canada is part of the network of the world’s leading children’s wish-granting organization. We serve children in every community in Canada, and in more than 50 countries worldwide.
☆ Join Our Online Community ☆
For more information on how you can support Make-A-Wish® Canada or get involved please visit our website at makeawish.ca.