Youth Leadership Program Assistant – Paid Internship

UARR is seeking a Youth Engagement & Leadership Program Assistant for a 3-month paid internship from February to April 2022.

Deadline to apply is January 20th, 2022! 

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Youth Engagement and Leadership Program Assistant – Paid Internship


Job Title: Youth Engagement & Leadership Program Assistant (Paid internship for youth between 18 to 29)

UARR is seeking a Youth Engagement & Leadership Program Assistant for a 3-month paid internship from February to April 2022.



  • Assist Coordinators and Leadership with program planning, program implementation, and project management.
  • Lead outreach and promote youth engagement for various UARR programs
  • Conduct research and analysis on youth engagement initiatives
  • Design and deliver program evaluations and obtain feedback
  • Support youth volunteers in joining UARR programs and retaining volunteers for continued and ongoing interest
  • Assist with coordinating youth fellowship programs with each of the program leads
  • Create written materials and prepare statements for advocating change initiatives
  • Occasionally assist with developing a training plan and facilitating educational content to youth
  • Assist with miscellaneous support to leadership as needed



  • Must be a University/College student or recent graduate between the ages of 18-29
  • Completed GED/High School Diploma
  • Ability to carry out various tasks efficiently with attention to detail
  • Ability to understand instructions and apply sound judgment while meeting tight deadlines
  • Clear and effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to take initiative and work collaboratively as part of a team
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook etc.) and Google Suite
  • Ability to manage time and solve conflicts effectively
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Previous experience leading youth and delegating tasks is an asset


Compensation: $18.00/hr for 15 hours per week


Please submit your résumé and cover letter by January 20th, 2022 by 2pm, to:

Hiring Committee

[email protected]

Please state the title of the position you are applying for in your e-mail application.


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.

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