Day: January 7, 2019

07 Jan 2019

Co-op Housing Member Services Co-ordinator – Homestarts – Deadline Jan 31st

Co-op Housing Member Services Co-ordinator – Scarborough

Homestarts Incorporated is looking for a Co-ordinator to manage the day-to-day tasks at Co-operative Housing properties in Scarborough. The position is full-time (5 days/37.5 hours per week). Occasional evening or weekend work will be required in the position to attend Board, Committee and Members meetings.

Education required
• University degree or an equivalent combination of education and related work experience.

Experience required
• Minimum three years’ experience in non-profit or co-op housing, social services or related field
• Extensive customer service
• Previous experience working with a volunteer board of directors
• Proven ability to handle challenging situations and multiple priorities

The successful applicant will be
• able to work independently, while working within a team
• effective at prioritizing tasks and handling stress in an extremely busy environment
• proficient with Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint; familiar with NewViews / NVNPH, HMWorx
• knowledgeable about housing policy and the associated regulatory environment

Someone with no experience in co-op or non-profit housing may be considered provided they have the relevant, transferable skills and a compatible work/educational background, including working with a volunteer board of directors, ability to manage multiple priorities, etc.

Homestarts provides a comprehensive compensation package, tiered to reflect length of employment, including group benefits after 3 months, 3 weeks’ vacation to start and RRSP contribution after 1 year.

Homestarts is a non-profit company with a volunteer board of directors which strongly believes in promoting from within.

Homestarts is committed to accommodating applicants with disabilities throughout the hiring process, in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). Human Resources will work with applicants requesting accommodation at any stage of the hiring process.


Please submit your resume and cover letter to by email only to:
Please note the job location (Scarborough) in your subject line, along with Job #403

Application Deadline: January 31, 2019

Co-op Housing Member Services Co-ordinator (Scarborough) – Homestarts