Position: Nova Scotia Facilitator (contract position)
Organization: Relay Education
Location: Halifax Metro Region, Nova Scotia
Duration: 12-month contract with opportunity for renewal
Start date: February 10th, 2020
Status: variable hours as required: average approximately 15 hrs per week (less in summer months)
Work hour requirements: A flexible schedule is necessary with most hours ranging between 7 AM-5 PM, Monday to Friday. Some evening and weekend hours may be necessary.
Additional requirements: Access to a vehicle and a valid driver’s license are required.
The successful candidates will deliver Relay Education’s renewable energy education programs in Nova Scotia and New Brunswick. Working primarily with students from grades 4-12, 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 Relay Education
Relay 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 Canada – creating change for a brighter future and fostering our future leaders. We directly engage more than 20,000 people each year across Canada.
We are seeking highly motivated, committed, and creative individuals to join our team as we head into the next school year.
For more information about Relay Education, please visit our website: https://www.relayeducation.com/
Duties and Responsibilities
The Workshop Facilitator will report directly to our Youth Program Manager (based in Toronto). This individual will be responsible for the delivery of our school and educational programs. The successful candidate will:
How to Apply
Please provide an updated resume and cover letter to:
1. Use your full name as the file name
2. Compile the cover letter & resume in a single PDF attachment
3. Include “Halifax Workshop Facilitator” in the email subject line.
(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.
Application deadline: January 24th, 2020
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Jan 13 2020 ID: 55616