How long are resumes kept on file?
Six months.

Can I apply for more than one position?
Yes, you are encouraged to apply to any and all positions that you are qualified for and that are of interest to you.

I don't see a posted opportunity that interests me. Can I submit my resume for future opportunities?
If you have viewed our current opportunities and there is not a position that interests you, please submit your resume and covering letter for future consideration. Indicate on your resume the specific position/area of interest. Your resume will be kept on file for 6 months, thereafter, you must resubmit your application if you wish to be still considered for employment.

We encourage you to visit our current opportunities section on our website as it is updated often.

York Region Children's Aid Society appreciates all applications; however, only candidates under consideration will be contacted.

What can I expect after submitting my application?
Only those candidates under consideration will be contacted.

What documentation will I be required to submit?
Successful candidates will be required to submit the following documentation prior to commencing employment:

  • Original transcript of your qualifications
  • Valid Ontario Driver's Licence
  • Recent Vulnerable Sector Screening
  • Proof of third party liability insurance coverage in an amount of t least one million dollars, which shall include coverage for the transportation of clients, including children.

Does York Region Children's Aid Society accept student placements.
We accept student placements annually from social work, child and youth work or other related programs. If you are interested in a Student Placement please e-mail us at