Position: GNN Newsletter Editor
Organization: Green Neighbours Network of Toronto
Location: Toronto, Ontario / work from home
Green Neighbours Network of Toronto (GNN) is seeking an enthusiastic volunteer to prepare and disseminate GNN’s monthly newsletter.
About Green Neighbours Network
Launched in April 2018, GNN is a network of independent community groups and individuals working together with a common goal: to help make Toronto a city of greener, more vibrant neighbourhoods and a leader in the worldwide urban movement against climate change. GNN aims to facilitate collaboration among members and mentorship of new green groups. We strive to help our members develop skills for effective civic engagement and to build a rich web of alliances with other groups in the areas of health, environment, transit, housing and social justice. We are keen to expand this new network across the city. Please visit us at https://greenneighboursnetwork.ca for more information.
GNN Newsletter Editor
Purpose: To collate and edit content submissions from GNN’s member groups and prepare and disseminate GNN’s monthly newsletter.
The position of GNN Newsletter Editor will involve a time commitment, on average, of 4-8 hours per week and will entail the following tasks:
Qualifications and Personal Characteristics:
On average, of 4-8 hours per week for 6-month with possibility of extension.
The GNN Newsletter Editor will follow an onboarding process and will be supported by the GNN Steering Committee members throughout the entire duration of their volunteer work.
GNN Steering Committee
GNN is governed by a Steering Committee with responsibility for strategic direction, as well as overseeing outreach and mentoring, communications, volunteer recruitment, projects, partnerships, and finances. Steering Committee members are all unpaid volunteers. Guiding a new and emerging network, Steering Committee members are actively engaged in planning and development of exciting new strategies and projects.
GNN seeks to promote ethnic, geographical, age, ability and other diversity in its membership and its Steering Committee. We seek to engage with diverse communities across the city, including refugees, newcomers and indigenous communities to foster green initiatives that bring both environmental and social benefit to those communities.
How to Apply:
Please send your resume and cover letter to: GNNvolunteers@gmail.com
GNN Diversity and Inclusion Policy
GNN is an equal opportunity organization that is committed to inclusive, barrier-free recruitment. We welcome and encourage applications from members of equity seeking groups, including but not limited to, candidates who are racialized, indigenous, LGBTQ+, and people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Jan 20 2021 ID: 58015