The Toronto Environmental Alliance is hiring a part-time Program Assistant for summer 2022 to help support project-based research and engage communities in Toronto on our key campaigns.
Who We Are
For over 30 years, the Toronto Environmental Alliance (TEA) has been advocating on behalf of Torontonians for a green, healthy and equitable city. TEA is a registered non-profit that is recognized Canada-wide for our municipal work on climate change, waste and pollution prevention, and other issues that are critical to the health and well-being of Toronto residents. To promote a greener Toronto, TEA works with concerned individuals, workers, grassroots organizations, businesses, professional associations, and elected officials.
The Program Assistant will help support multiple TEA project areas including our climate change work, and our work to promote a shift to reusables to reduce waste and single-use foodware in businesses across the city. This support will include business and community outreach as well as administrative and policy research support.
The position will involve a combination of remote work from home, and in-person work for outdoor community outreach, events and meetings. If deemed necessary, there may be some limited work at TEA’s office or our partners’ work sites. All in-person work will be carried out in accordance with public health guidelines, and TEA’s health and safety protocols.
Tasks will include:
Any of the following skills/experience will be considered assets:
This position is funded by Canada Summer Jobs. To be eligible, the successful applicant must:
Terms of employment:
Applications Due: Wednesday, May 25th at 12:00pm (noon). Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis and early applications are encouraged.
This position is open to candidates between 15 and 30 years of age at the start of their employment through the Canada Summer Jobs Program.
To apply, send an email with a cover letter and resume as attachments to firstname.lastname@example.org and include “Program Assistant” in the subject line. In your cover letter, please confirm that you meet the Canada Summer Jobs hiring criteria. Please address your correspondence to Sarah Buchanan, Campaigns Director.
Applications are due by Wednesday, May 25th at 12:00pm (noon). Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis and early applications are encouraged.
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TEA is committed to employment equity and encourages members of equity-deserving groups to apply. Indigenous people, racialized people, people with disabilities, people who identify as LGBTQ2S, and women, are encouraged to apply for this position and self-identify.
Interviews will be conducted over Zoom. TEA is committed to providing accommodation for applicants at any stage of the recruitment process upon request by contacting email@example.com We thank all applicants for their interest but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: May 12 2022 ID: 64411