Whether you join one of our WE Charity teams, or ME to WE social enterprise, you’ll find the fulfillment that comes from working with purpose alongside like-minded colleagues while being paid a salary that’s competitive within the nonprofit sector, plus a generous total rewards package. We’re proud to be a leader in diversity and inclusive employment, with women comprising an exemplary 84% of our senior management team. Continuously striving to be a world-class employer, WE has been recognized with multiple awards, recognized twice by Waterstone Human Capital as one of Canada’s Top 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures and selected three times as a Top Employer for Young People. Our ME to WE social enterprise is a Certified B Corporation, recognized for our positive impacts when it comes to governance, our workers, community, environment and our customers.
Our 1,000+ employees are the engine powering everything we do—and we are extraordinarily grateful they consistently tell us that working at WE is a positive and rewarding experience. We conduct regular pulse surveys to check in with our employees, partnering with TemboStatus, an organization that provides us with aggregated results and ensures that all feedback is anonymous. The verdict? According to the 2018 survey, an incredible 98% of our current staff believe they are making a positive change in the world because of their work. According to our survey:
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In the more than 20 years since our founding, we’ve had the honor of welcoming some 2,200 current and former staff. The WE family of employees has expanded to include over 1,200 staff alumni who have gone on to their next career or returned to school, and who continue to stay connected to each other and to our organization through our active alumni network. We’re proud of how many of them have shared their extraordinarily positive experiences of personal and professional growth and fulfillment, as well as connection to our mission and each other. Read 100+ testimonials from WE employee alumni here.
Continuously striving to be a world-class employer, WE has been recognized with multiple awards, recognized twice by Waterstone Human Capital as one of Canada’s Top 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures, and selected three times as a Top Employer for Young People. Our ME to WE social enterprise is a Certified B Corporation, recognized for our positive impacts when it comes to governance, our workers, community, environment and our customers. In receiving these awards, along with many others, the organization has undergone a variety of culture, HR, financial and management evaluations in a rigorous, independent and non-biased manner. View third-party recognition and awards for WE.
WE’s dedication to promotion our teams’ learning and development has informed our management structure. All members of our leadership teams serve as mentors, providing training and guidance to our directors and junior managers. And we offer a suite of perks designed to boost each employee’s personal and professional development, and to care for their physical and mental well-being. Read more about WE’s extensive offering of staff benefits and perks.
Coming to work should be a pleasure—and we’re proud to offer employees at our Toronto headquarters an extraordinary space to collaborate with colleagues, host meetings with stakeholders, learn from guest speakers and outside experts, and undergo personal and professional growth. The WE Global Learning Center has been named Toronto’s nicest new office space by BlogTO, and has also been featured in the Globe and Mail and Hello! Canada The facility is fully accessible and mindfully designed with 32 microclimates for optimal comfort and energy efficiency; and environmentally conscious fittings, including filtered water dispensers on every floor and carpeting manufactured from reclaimed fishing nets, and has been recognized for its accessibility by the Rick Hansen Foundation.
To help ensure hard-working staff are cared for, we offer a unique suite of benefits focused on employee wellness. And, understanding that great employees are looking for a career path, not just a job, we have developed professional development programs and processes to ensure each team member receives the training, support and encouragement they need.
Focus on: professional development and communication
Focus on: wellness
We have opportunities open with both WE Charity and ME to WE. Click on the link below to explore all the current openings!