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If you’re interested in a career investing in the lives of others, we would love you to apply for one of our open positions below.

Full-Time Cook- Youth Justice Services


The Full-Time Cook is responsible for the preparation of high-quality food according to schedule and in a sanitary manner. The Full-Time Cook will experience a fast-paced, high-pressure work environment, while maintaining the organizational ability to identify and act on job duties quickly and efficiently. The work location for this position is a Secure Custody facility for male youth who are in conflict with the law. As such, safety, and security protocol is essential to the success of Kitchen Services. The Full-Time Cook position functions in a team environment, displays professional and excellent service to young persons and staff and follows safety protocol in equipment operations of high temperatures and lifting heavy food materials. The Full-Time Cook will also have inventory, ordering and sanitation protocols according to Region of Waterloo Public Health.

Relief Youth Care Worker – Youth Justice (4 positions)


The Relief Youth Care Worker is responsible for providing day-to-day support and supervision to male youth in a Secure Custody facility.  The Relief Youth Care Worker will engage in appropriate behaviour interventions and will actively participate in providing an effective, supportive, and respectful care system for the youth in custody.

For general career inquiries

In accordance with the AODA, accommodations and information regarding all parts of the recruitment process (including hiring practices, retention, and career development for employees) are readily available. If you require accommodations or information, please contact Human Resources by email at hr@rayofhope.net or by phone at 519-578-8018 ext. 228