Organization: For Our Kids
Location: Based either in Southern Ontario or BC Lower Mainland/Vancouver Island
1-year contract with prospect of renewal, part time (25 hours/wk)
Start time: as soon as possible (no application deadline - will interview on rolling basis)
For Our Kids is a new organization dedicated to organizing Canadian parents and grandparents concerned about the climate crisis. We take a distributed organizing approach, encouraging parents and grandparents to form or join local teams and to take action in their communities, and provide support as needed. We seek to build a powerful new constituency for climate action. See ForOurKids.ca
Based either in Southern Ontario or the Lower Mainland/Vancouver Island area of BC, the Organizer coaches and supports climate-concerned parents and grandparents to form or join teams and to get active. This is a public outreach position for a gregarious personality that involves a lot of conversations in person, over video calls, on the phone, and over email. You will work closely with the Coordinator to set priorities, monitor results, and adapt accordingly.
Job Description and Duties
The Organizer reports to the For Our Kids Coordinator. They will co-design monthly plans and check in by video call once a week. This is a part-time contract and there is good flexibility with regards to hours of work, noting that the organizer will sometimes need to meet parents/grandparents outside of regular office hours – evenings or weekends.
Summary of Qualification and Experience
The successful candidate will have a good combination of the following (and the first bullet point is essential):
Hours and Renumeration
The contract is for 25 hours a week at $30/hour + GST/HST. There will be an initial 3-month trial period.
To apply for this contract, please send CV and three paragraphs describing why you are suitable to email@example.com with “Organizer job application” in the subject line.
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Oct 16 2019 ID: 54913