Position: Bilingual Coordinator and Facilitator
Organization: Relay Education
Location: applicants must be in Eastern Canada (remote location is possible from Atlantic Time Zone or Eastern Time Zone) with preference in Ottawa-Gatineau Metropolitan Area
Job Description Snapshot- Why would you want to work for Relay Education?
Job Overview- Bonjour
The person who fills this position will be responsible for communicating with and providing Relay Education programming for French speaking schools throughout Canada with an emphasis on Ottawa-Gatineau region. This person may also be the first line of communication for potential French speaking Relay Education programs worldwide.
Flexibility- Your home is your office.
Relay is a strong proponent of renewable energy hands-on learning. After the pandemic began, we had to pivot and keep our content relevant, so we introduced an element of remote education. This pivot has also provided a benefit for our staff. All of our programming, communication and other activities are now completed in a work from home environment. As the pandemic wanes over time, we expect to complete more in-class programming, but the work from home component is now the standard.
Team environment- It’s a Relay race around the silos.
Relay has staff all over the country. Although most of us never physically meet, we stay in constant contact through various methods. Individuals on our team are responsible for their region, but we always support our team members as needed. Don’t be surprised if you have to assist a team member in British Columbia with technical issues or if you have to complete a remote presentation to a grade 5 class in Nova Scotia. There are no silos here!
Expansion- From a caterpillar to a butterfly
Relay has grown exponentially over the last 5 years, and we are not slowing down! We began as a small charity based in Toronto that taught people about renewable energy. Today we have international partnerships and have expanded the charity into coordinating internships nationally, building capacity with Indigenous nations, and continuing to take the necessary steps to meet our mission goal of educating, inspiring and assisting individuals and communities in building a 100% renewable energy future.
If you feel that you would be a great fit for Relay Education, continue reading this job description and apply today.
Join our team so that we can make the world a better place!
Job Description- In Depth
Relay Education utilizes science-based learning in all of our programs. Relay’s programming is delivered to educate students about science curriculum-linked topics, such as electricity, energy resources, conservation, and career building. In this role, the successful candidate will work primarily with elementary and secondary students either in classrooms or online across the Ottawa-Gatineau Metropolitan Area to lead workshops about renewable energy technology, such as wind turbines and solar panels. They will deliver Relay Education’s renewable energy content; facilitate career workshops; market the programs to schools, build relationships with school boards and educational organizations, translate content from French to English, and maintain workshop equipment and supplies.
Duties and Responsibilities
The Bilingual Coordinator and Facilitator will report directly to our Programs Manager. They will be responsible for the delivery of our educational programs. The successful candidate will:
How to Apply
Please provide an updated resume and cover letter in English to firstname.lastname@example.org ASAP.
(Failure to follow these instructions may result in your application not being accepted).
The cover letter should clearly address the following:
a) Why do you feel that you are qualified for this position?
b) How will your previous experience contribute to your delivery of a successful education program?
c) Why are you interested in environmental education?
Please indicate you saw this posting at GoodWork.
Only those chosen for an interview will be contacted; no phone calls, please.
About Relay Education
Relay Education is an innovative charity that educates, assists and engages individuals and communities about renewable energy and energy conservation through diverse learning programs.
We deliver renewable energy education programs in classrooms and at community events across Canada – creating change for a brighter future and fostering our future leaders. We directly engage more than 18,000 people each year.
For more information about RELAY Education, please visit our website: http://www.relayeducation.ca
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Nov 23 2021 ID: 61966