BladeRunners Success Leader (Full Time)

Industry

Hecate Strait Employment Development Society

Description

3 Year Term Position – Full time (35 hours a week)
Can you inspire young adults who are at-risk to dream big?
Are you an experienced program coordinator and creative facilitator?
Can you build community projects and partnerships?
Do you have knowledge about post-secondary pathways?
Do you have a passion for innovation and technology?
If you said yes, we want you to launch a new program and build its success for the next 3 years!
Role:
The BladeRunners Success Leader will deliver an innovative new program that prepares young adults to
move into advanced education for knowledge sector careers. The person that moves into this role will
inspire 70 youth from Prince Rupert and Haida Gwaii to find, and follow their career pathway.
Responsibilities:
• Manage a 3-year project plan to meet timelines, desired outcomes, and budget
• Provide one-to-one coaching and planning, classroom facilitation, and support to individuals to
secure supports and register for advanced education
• Coordinate 3 month group training that includes multiple facilitators, trainers, and guests
• Engage internal team members, project partners, and others in planning and delivery
• Develop strong relationships with agencies, post-secondary institutions, and other stakeholders
• Design and implement BladeRunners community projects that contribute to local priorities
• Work closely with BladeRunners Technology Advisor to create tech, design, and innovation
projects for cohorts; and to design and operate the BladeRunners lounge.
• Coordinate communications, marketing, recruitment, and outreach plan
• Undertake program reporting: progress reports, evaluations, and annual work plans
• Participate on cross department team initiatives and projects
Apply if you are:
• Experienced in coordination, training, and/or career development (formal credentials preferred)
• An out of the box thinker, isn’t afraid to fail, and thrives when faced with a challenge
• Able to connect with people from diverse backgrounds and abilities
• Tech and social media savvy
• A relationship builder with strong coaching, mediation, and presentation skills.
• A multi-tasker that thrives in a bit of chaos and unpredictability
• Ready to have fun and make positive change
• Prepared to make a 3 year commitment.
Benefits:
• Statutory holidays off with pay, paid vacation days, birthday off, and discretionary days
• Group health benefits; and paid sick leave
• Opportunities for professional development and to be part of a culture of learning

Closing Date

Apr 16, 2021

How to Apply

Apply with a cover letter and resume to shannon@hseds.ca by April 16, 2021