Deadline to apply is 4 pm on October 5, 2022, or until filled.
Are you interested in sharing your presenting talents with a non-profit that equips Indigenous youth throughout B.C with the skillset and mindset to build thriving communities?
JA British Columbia (JABC) is a not-for-profit impact organization that delivers hands-on, immersive education in work readiness, financial health, and entrepreneurship. Reaching thousands of young people each year through partnerships with educators, volunteers, and donors, JABC is one of the few organizations with the experience and passion to build a brighter future for the next generation of innovators, entrepreneurs, and leaders.
The Indigenous Program Presenter position is an exciting opportunity for a dynamic, individual who is self-motivated, organized, detail-oriented, entrepreneurially-minded, and enjoys problem solving and collaboration.
Two-year post-secondary diploma, Bachelor of Education, or degree in relevant field (social or human services, child and youth care, social work, family studies)
Temporary Contract, 300 – 600 hours between October 2022 to May 2023
Salary: $23 – $25 per hour based on experience
Reporting to the Program Director, Indigenous Communities, the primary responsibilities are to:
- Facilitate JA Programs in person at Indigenous schools and communities for ages 5 to 29 as organized by Program Director
- Provide documentation (photos and quotes) to Program Director from participants and educators
- Follow school and community protocols
Qualifications and Experience
- Demonstrated excellent interpersonal and verbal communication skills
- Previous group facilitation an asset
- Strong problem-solving skills
- Passion for business education and skill development for Indigenous youth
- Ability to liaise with schools, Indigenous community groups and Program Director
- Ability to interact with diverse people of all ages, cultural backgrounds, and life experiences
- Ability to work independently and as part of a team
- Tact and diplomacy, good judgement, and the ability to manage confidential information
- Must be able to stand six hours at a time teaching
- Sound computer skills (PPT, Word, Excel, Outlook email)
- Interested candidates must be willing to travel to schools and communities
- Indigenous ancestry, or extensive knowledge of Indigenous Ancestry and sensitivity, is an asset
- Residing outside the Lower Mainland, such as in the North, Interior, Island or Okanagan area, is an asset
- Ability to work flexible hours
- Must have own laptop for presenting
- Access to a vehicle
Interested candidates for the Indigenous Program Presenter position are invited to submit a concise resume with a cover letter that highlights alignment to the position qualifications by 4 pm on October 5, 2022 closing date, or until filled to HR@jabc.org subject line: Indigenous Program Presenter