Are you passionate about grassroots Indigenous-led reforestation, sustainability and reconciliation-focused programming? Are you well organized, with a talent for coordinating events? Do you love learning, sharing and inspiring others to do cross-cultural work for a better world? If you’ve answered yes, keep reading! Plenty Canada is seeking candidates to join us as a programming coordinator and we’d love to hear from you. As an Indigenous-led organization, Plenty Canada applies both Indigenous and Western Knowledge Systems to our work under the guiding principles of Ethical Space and Two-Eyed Seeing. As such, we welcome applicants who are interested in developing their competencies in applying these principles.
ABOUT PLENTY CANADA
Plenty Canada is an Indigenous-led non-profit organization that facilitates access to and shares resources with Indigenous peoples and other community groups around the world in support of their environmental protection and sustainable development goals. At Plenty Canada we recognize that people are part of the environment and we sustain healthy lives only when the environment as a whole is healthy. For us the environment and the bio-diversity of our environment is a precious treasure we need to protect. For more information, please visit plentycanada.com.
Applications are welcome from everyone who’s eligible, and in particular from underrepresented groups, including but not limited to youth of Indigenous ancestry.
To apply, please send your Resume and Cover Letter with this position’s title in the subject line of your email to email@example.com . Please indicate you saw this posting at GoodWork.
We encourage all candidates to apply as soon as possible, as we will be considering applications on a rolling basis. We thank all applicants for their interest, but will only be contacting those selected for interviews.
In addition to outlining why you think you’d be a great addition to our team, please answer the following:
What is your experience working with Indigenous Knowledge Systems, especially as they relate to work in conservation? (eg. Have you worked within or with such frameworks before; are you familiar with the concept of Ethical Space and, if not, do you have an interest in learning more?)
 To be eligible for Youth Employment Strategy funding, candidates must be:
*Refugee protection must be conferred under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act. Persons awaiting refugee status, as well as those who hold a temporary visitor visa, student visa or work visa, are ineligible to participate in a Youth Employment and Skills Strategy initiative.
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Jul 4 2022 ID: 64951