Raven Tale Revival Storytelling Youth Service Project Coordinator (Full Time)

Company

Change Makers’ Education Society

Description

RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Plan and coordinate meaningful programming for young adults in our community

• Recruit, supervise and mentor youth participating in the project

• Help maintain website and blog and update social media accounts

• Administration, filing, reporting, and data management

• Coordinate storytelling, theatre and documentary filming events and activities

• Act as a mentor, maintain professional boundaries and confidentiality

• Develop and maintain relationships with volunteers and elders to support the program

• General housekeeping tasks: sweeping, vacuuming, organizing, recycling, composting and cleaning to maintain site cleanliness

• Adhere to COVID-19 protocols and abide by all policies and procedures Work alongside Raven Tale Revival Coordinator and senior staff to accomplish identified goals

QUALIFICATIONS:

•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.

• Understand and appreciate the Indigenous experience and Canada’s commitment to Truth and Reconciliation

• Knowledge of our local First Nations cultures and history and an understanding of how these unique cultures have been impacted by colonialism

• Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal; fluent in English, knowledge of other languages an asset

• Strong leadership, organizational and time-management skills

• Ability to plan, coordinate, inspire and take initiative

• Confident with a positive attitude and effective interpersonal skills

• Excellent time-management skills and ability to work under pressure

• Must be willing to undertake a Vulnerable Sector Criminal Record Check as a condition of employment

ASSETS:

• Experience or training in literacy, education, community development, digital production,

or theatre

• Exhibit an energetic and creative spirit, ethical approach to work, and willingness to try new ideas

• Ability to collaborate and work together as part of a team to accomplish identified goals

• An energetic and creative spirit, ethical approach to work, and willingness to try new ideas

• Ability to collaborate and work independently to achieve identified goals

• Confident with a positive attitude, passionate about social justice

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

• Experience with blogging, website management and video editing

How to Apply

Please submit a resume and cover letter via email with “Raven Tale Revival Youth Services” as the subject line to changemakerseducation@outlook.com explaining the knowledge and experience you may bring to the position.  Alternately, you may drop off your resume and cover letter in person to 661 McKay Street. 

Raven Tale Revival is funded by the Government of Canada under the Canada Service Corps.

Renaissance Conte de Corbeau est financè par le gouvernement du Canada dans le cadre de Service jeunesse Canada.