Youth Fellowship Coordinators

UARR is hiring Fellowship Coordinators for this Summer! Deadline to apply is April 30th. 

View the posting for details. 

UARR Logo banner

 

Black Youth Fellowship Coordinator, Tamil Youth Fellowship Coordinator, Filipino Youth Fellowship Coordinator & Muslim Youth Fellowship Coordinator

 

These positions are made available through the support of Summer Jobs for Youth initiative. Therefore, these positions are only open to youth under the age of 30.

 

Contract: Part Time 14 hours/week (20 weeks)

 

Responsibilities:

• Organizing an outreach strategy to promote the fellowship and other related program within the respective communities

• Engage community stakeholders in supporting the initiative in 2021-2022

• Implement a fundraising strategy to raise funds for the fellowship program

• Recruit and train a group of youth from the respective communities to engage in COVID19 related youth leadership roles for the summer

• Engage various student groups at University of Toronto Scarborough and across different neighbourhoods in Scarborough to engage them in the fellowship initiative and other youth leadership initiatives with the organization

• Support the organization in one or more of the four assigned areas: communications, training, community education and special event coordination

• Assist with other duties as assigned including any time sensitive COVID19 related research and policy support work.

 

Qualifications:

• Strong leadership and outreach skills

• Experience in working/volunteering in the community on youth leadership programs

• Ability to speak a second language especially the ones connected to the fellowship will be an asset

• Familiarity of issues impacting the respective communities and the knowledge of the various community assets in the same communities

• Understanding of anti-racism and anti-oppression framework and principles

• Strong communication skills and social media skills

 

Compensation Range: $15/hour

 

Please submit your résumé and cover letter by April 30th, 2021 by 2pm, to:

Hiring Committee

[email protected]

*Please mention which of the four positions you are applying to.

 

UARR is committed to employment equity & encourages applicants from equity seeking groups. While we appreciate all responses, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Phone: 416-703-6607
Address: 2 Carlton St, 1001, Toronto, ON M5B 1J3

Special Thanks to Our Funding Partners

Ontario Trillium Foundation
Status of Women Canada