Company Name:
Women's Centre of Calgary
Approximate Salary:
30.00 Per Hour
Location:
Calgary, Alberta
Country:
Canada
Industry:
Social Services
Position type:
Part Time
Experience level:
2 - 5 years
Education level:
Some College Coursework

Reconciliation Program Coordinator

ABOUT THE POSITION: The Reconciliation Program Coordinator will oversee the Women’s Centre’s (WC) Reconciliation strategy work and work to:

  • Recruit Indigenous volunteers, match them to existing Centre volunteer opportunities, and create new ones to meet volunteer needs and interests;
  • Develop and facilitate a training workshop for all volunteers on Indigenous practices and issues;
  • Work closely with other WC staff and volunteers to foster participation and leadership for Indigenous women in all areas of the WC;
  • Act as community liaison to build strategic relationships in Calgary;


QUALIFICATIONS: The successful candidate will have many, or all, of the below qualifications:

  • Knowledge of Reconciliation in a Calgary/Alberta context;
  • In-depth understanding of the history, location and cultural diversity of Indigenous people in Alberta;
  • Have experience working with Indigenous groups, communities, and Indigenous-serving agencies;
  • Possess critical awareness of the nature and root causes of complex issues such as gender inequality and issues experienced by Indigenous communities in Canada;
  • Minimum 4 years experience working in a non-profit  or post-secondary education combined with a minimum of 2 years experience;
    • Ability to accommodate an evening work schedule;
    • Experience working with volunteers;
    • Knowledge of Blackfoot or Cree an asset.

 

This position is 24 hours a week at a wage of $30 per hour.

Please submit resume and cover letter to: [email protected]