Position: Education Outreach Coordinator
Organization: Forests Ontario / Forets De L'Ontario
Location: Toronto, Ontario
Forests Ontario is the voice for our forests. Our mission is to foster a greener and healthier future for Ontario through large-scale forest restoration and management projects across the province. In addition, Forests Ontario delivers a wide range of educational and awareness initiatives to increase the public's appreciation and understanding of the social, economic, and ecological importance of forests. To learn more about our programs, visit http://www.forestsontario.ca.
Overview of Position
Forests Ontario’s education and awareness programs foster the next generation of skilled professionals and communities to care for our forests. We inspire youth and communities to take part in the stewardship of our environment and we are laying a foundation for a healthy future for all. Forests Ontario is seeking an enthusiastic individual who has a passion for environmental education and awareness for an Education Outreach Coordinator role. This is a full-time, contract placement.
The Education Outreach Coordinator will be responsible for coordinating, implementing, and leading Forests Ontario’s Education programs, workshops and events. They will report to the Education Manager and are responsible for updating website information; support the creation of program communication pieces, and resource development. This position will also include conducting program and community outreach. In addition, they will be maintaining, updating, entering and, analyzing program and event data collected in the field and entered via web-portal; provide data analysis of results, and support program development.
The Education Coordinator oversees the development of education resources used by participants in preparation for events and workshops; leads outreach to schools and educators across the province to promote program and event registration; oversees program administration, and supports funder reporting and deliverable requirements. The Coordinator works with relevant contacts to ensure that local workshop leaders have all necessary supplies and resources to carry out regional programming and ensures that locations are secured for workshops. In addition, the position will coordinate additional program logistics where necessary, including the delivery of webinars and presentations, as well as online learning tools and booths at festivals, conferences, and events.
Education Outreach Coordinator duties
Reporting to the Manager of Forest Education, this position’s responsibilities include:
Candidates should have the following:
Applicants must meet the following criteria:
Deadline for Applications: November 21, 2019
Contact: Apply via email at: firstname.lastname@example.org . Please use “Education Outreach Coordinator “as the subject line. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only individuals selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls, please.
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Nov 7 2019 ID: 55138