“Mosqoy” means “dream” in the local Quechua language and demonstrates our main objective: to fulfill the dreams of Quechua communities in Peru. Mosqoy is a not-for-profit business based both in Victoria, BC, Canada and in Cusco, Peru. Here at Mosqoy we do many things to help achieve our mission, but in all things we aim to promote educational and cultural rights for Andean communities in Peru.
This is an excellent opportunity for an organized, hardworking student to gain valuable leadership experience. The ideal candidate will be outgoing and detail-oriented with an independent work ethic, and passionate about the innovative work that Mosqoy is doing in Peru.
This position will allow the ideal candidate to learn about disseminating knowledge to diverse private and public sectors in effective ways for international non-profit organizations, and to develop their communication skills, specifically learning to convey stories and missions for the Development Department in ways that are both in line with organizational values and that can elevate the organization’s capacity to deliver its programs.
Mosqoy is an international charitable organization that provides economic opportunities for rural highland communities in the Peruvian Andes, while nurturing their threatened indigenous culture. We do so through three main programs: a textile revitalization program, a post-secondary scholarship program, and a knowledge exchange program. For more information, visit our website: http://www.mosqoy.org.
The student's tasks would cut across all of our programs, allowing them to learn about international issues that focus on human rights and NGO management. Such tasks include two main sectors:
Canada Summer Jobs Prerequisites
Please note that this position is funded through a Canada Summer Jobs grant. Therefore, to be eligible for this position, all applicants must:
Please send your resume, cover letter and three references to our volunteer Office Manager, Praveen Ponraj at admin mosqoy.org*, no later than Monday, May 1st at 12 pm (Noon) Pacific Time. Please include the names, relationship, phone numbers, and email addresses of the three references. Please title your email “Field School Coordinator Application – FirstnameLastname”.
Interviews will be held in the first week of May. For further questions, please contact Praveen at admin mosqoy.org*
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GoodWork ID: 39763 Date posted to GoodWork.ca: Apr 18 2017