Montreal Women's Y

Email address: 
info [at] ydesfemmesmtl [dot] org

Services and programs supporting the personal development and the leadership of women of all ages and backgrounds.

Metro/Bus: 
Métro Lucien-L'Allier ou Guy-Concordia
Address: 
1355, Boulevard René-Lévesque Ouest, Montréal, Québec

This organization's needs

  • The description of this request is only available in French. | Nous cherchons un notaire pour offrir de l’information juridique dans leur domaine de spécialisation à raison de une à deux fois par mois. Tâches et responsabilités: Offrir de l’information juridique (et non des conseils) aux clientes de la Clinique. Référer les clientes vers les ressources appropriées, au besoin. Accueillir de 3 à 5 clientes par plage-horaire. Offrir un excellent service aux clientes et les aider dans la mesure du possible. Exigences et qualités requises: Être membre de la Chambre des notaires du Québec, avoir cinq ans d’expérience en tant que notaire. Avoir de l’entregent, de l’empathie et de la patience, être à l’écoute de l’autre, savoir mettre ses limites avec les clientes, être ponctuel-le et se présenter aux rendez-vous. | Place of work: On location Read more...
  • Translation of different articles from French to English for the website. Must have experience in text translation and English-speaking (English as mother tongue). Please note that our selection criteria for translators are very high and that candidates must first, pass a translation test and afterwards have an interview with the Center’s Manager. | Place of work: On location Read more...
  • The YWCA is looking for committed and dynamic female volunteers to support the participants of its Employability programs on their professional integration journey. Peer-Mentors contribute to developing the confidence, transferable skills and autonomy of women from diverse backgrounds, through one-on-one assistance with language, computers and moral support. | Place of work: On location Read more...
  • The YWCA Montreal occasionally needs interpreters to help its volunteers or employees communicate with the clientele at various meetings and other activities. The needs are ad hoc, thus the interpreters are “on call” as needed. Simultaneous interpreting in the context of a meeting between an employee or a volunteer and the client. If needed, translate short and simple texts. We especially need volunteers to interpret French and English to: French, Arabic, Mandarin, English, Spanish, Vietnamese, Japanese and Punjabi. | Place of work: On location Read more...
  • Volunteers to do Data entry: Transfer information from different forms and documents to our databases. Must have Intermediate French level and strong computer skills. | Place of work: On location Read more...
  • Short-term activity from 2019-11-28 to 2020-02-07 | (Volunteer position opened only to women). Peer-mentor: Contribute to developing the confidence, transferable skills and autonomy of women from diverse backgrounds who participate in our employability services, through one-on-one assistance with language, computers and moral support. Tasks: Facilitate English and/or French conversation practice (one-on-one) assist with basic computers skills (as required), encourage the participant to set goals and motivate her to achieve them. Help the participant stay focused and feel supported during her job search. Conditions: Excellent command of English AND French. Attend a six hour training session on active listening (Saturday February 8th in French or Sunday February 9th in English at 9:30 am). | Place of work: On location Read more...
  • Short-term activity from 2020-01-06 to 2020-03-13 | Volunteer position open to women for the thrift store of the YWCA Montreal. Looking for volunteers to : Sort and control the quality of donations, labeling, taking care of the items, ie: washing, ironing. Prepare racks and items to be placed in the boutique. Fringues & Cie, an Employment program of the YWCA of Montreal, offers women that are experiencing difficulties in integrating into the job market a paid work experience and complete training in sales and customer service. | Place of work: On location Read more...