Seeking Take Me Outside Coordinator
Organization: Take Me Outside
Location: from home, anywhere in Canada
About Take Me Outside
Take Me Outside (TMO) is a non-profit organization committed to educating Canadians about our connection with nature. Take Me Outside works collaboratively with other organizations, school boards, and individuals to encourage children and youth to spend more time outside through various advocacy projects and initiatives.
TMO is seeking a dynamic, focused, and self-motivated individual who is passionate about getting kids outside. This part-time position, based anywhere in Canada, will be integral in the day to day operations of TMO and will work with the Executive Director to grow and expand TMO.
We are looking for someone with a sound knowledge of outdoor and environmental education and well-versed in the issues within this field. The ideal candidate is someone who has an understanding of how to drive a non-profit organization forward. You will use your skills to help TMO administratively, while giving input on the bigger vision for TMO and will ultimately help to drive that vision through your frontline day to day work.
Your primary role will be the coordination, implementation and expansion of existing TMO projects and initiatives, like Take Me Outside Day and the TMO Student Video Contest. You will play a key role in the operations of TMO by organizing and overseeing these programs but you’ll also be a face of TMO – answering emails, assisting with board meetings, and hosting booths at conferences and developing professional relationships as TMO attempts to grow and expand its reach across Canada.
Because we are a small grassroots organization and we all wear many hats, we are looking for a strong team player who is resourceful, flexible, and keen to roll their sleeves up and do whatever it takes to get the job done. Certain times of the year are busier than others so flexibility is required with number of hours put in on a weekly basis.
Experience and Qualifications
We are looking for someone with as many of the following skills, experience or qualifications as possible:
Other assets or qualifications that would be helpful include:
Compensation: $28/hr (up to 18 hours/week for 10 months)
Location: TMO Coordinator can be located anywhere in Canada
Posting Open Date: August 2, 2018
Posting Close Date: August 17, 2018
Contract Awarded By: August 24, 2018
Preferred Start Date: August 27, 2018
Submission: Please submit resume, cover letter, and any relevant accompanying documents to firstname.lastname@example.org
Because we’re a small staff with limited capacity, we respectfully ask for no phone calls and note that only successful candidates will be contacted.
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GoodWork ID: 46936 Date posted to GoodWork.ca: Aug 2 2018