Summer Student Job Postings: Literacy Practitioner (Full Time)

Description

RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Work alongside Raven Tale Revival Coordinator and senior staff to accomplish identified goals

• Liaison with neighborhood, community groups and partners to identify learner needs

• Implement ideas gained from outreach questionnaires and surveys to build program

• Help marketing and promote and communicate the objectives of the program

• Deliver literacy program: reading, writing, communication, planning, math & digital literacy

• Answer the phone and complete filing and administrative tasks • Help participants to develop their learning and participation portfolios

• Act as a mentor, maintain professional boundaries and confidentiality

• Organize events promote literacy and participate in fundraising activities • General housekeeping tasks: sweeping, vacuuming, organizing, cleaning

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

• Full-time returning student

• Legally entitled to work in Canada, between 16 and 30 years of age, and a Canadian citizen, Permanent Resident, or have refugee status in Canada.

• Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal; fluent in English • Must undertake a Vulnerable Sector Criminal Record Check as a condition of employment

• Excellent computer skills: MS office suite, e-mail, web applications and experience with Adobe Creative Cloud ASSETS:

• An interest or training in literacy, education or community development • Exhibit an energetic and creative spirit, ethical approach to work, and willingness to try new ideas

• Strong organizational and time-management skills, and excellent computer skills • Ability to collaborate and work independently • Confident with a positive attitude

• Experience with blogging, website management and video editing

 

 

How to Apply

Please submit cover letter and resume with “Literacy Practitioner” in the subject line addressed to hiring committee via e-mail: changemakerseducation@outlook.com
Change Makers’ Education Society 661 McKay Street Prince Rupert, BC V8J 1V4

250-627-4100