Position: Workshop Facilitator
Organization: TREC Education (TREC Charitable Foundation)
Location: Ottawa, Ontario
Duration: 12-month contract with opportunity for renewal
Start date: Rolling
Location: 1 position in Ottawa
Status: variable hours as required by demand
Work hour requirements: A flexible schedule is necessary with most hours ranging between 8-5 PM, Monday to Friday. Some evening and weekend hours will be required.
Additional requirements: Access to a vehicle and a valid driver’s license are required.
Language requirements: Must be bilingual (French)
The successful candidate will deliver TREC Education’s renewable energy education programs. Working primarily with students in both English and French speaking classrooms from grades 5-12, the facilitator will lead workshops that use hands-on models of renewable energy technology, such as wind turbines and solar panels, to educate students about science curriculum-linked topics, such as electricity, energy resources & conservation, and career building.
The Facilitator may also occasionally deliver programs at community events, such as fairs and festivals.
About TREC Education
TREC Education is an innovative charity that educates, assists and engages individuals and communities about renewable energy and energy conservation through diverse learning programs.
We deliver renewable energy education programs in classrooms and at community events across Ontario – creating change for a brighter future and fostering our future leaders. We directly engage more than 10,000 people each year.
We are seeking a highly motivated, committed, creative individual to join our team as we head into the next school year.
For more information about TREC Education, please visit our website: http://www.treceducation.ca
Duties and Responsibilities
The Workshop Facilitator will report directly to our Programs Manager. They will be responsible for the delivery of our schools and educational programs. The successful candidate will:
How to Apply
Please provide an updated resume and cover letter to:
We are looking for the best candidate to join our team, so we’ll be conducting interviews on a rolling basis. However, the sooner we receive your application the better.
1. Use your full name as the file name
2. Compile the cover letter & resume in a single PDF attachment
3. Include “Workshop Facilitator” in the email subject line along with the word "Ottawa"
(Failure to follow these instructions may result in your application not being accepted).
The cover letter should clearly address the following:
a) Why you feel you are qualified for this position,
b) How your previous experience will contribute to helping deliver a successful education program
c) Your interest in, and passion for, education, renewable energy and the environment.
We thank you for your application, but only those chosen for an interview will be contacted; no phone calls, please.
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GoodWork ID: 42936 Date posted to GoodWork.ca: Nov 12 2017