JUNIOR COORDINATOR, SPECIES AT RISK YOUTH PROJECT 

POSITION SUMMARY:

 POSITION: JUNIOR COORDINATOR, SPECIES AT RISK YOUTH PROJECT
— honoraria provided as this is a mentoring position
— Tsawout youth ages 13 to 18 are strongly urged to apply
HOURS: 20-25 HOURS PER WEEK (MON. – THURS.)
TERM: JULY 4 – AUGUST 12, 2022 

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DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITES

 Under the direction of the Species at Risk Program Coordinator, this position will assist the Program Coordinator with the development, monitoring and implementation of our Species at Risk Children and Youth Program. 

The Jr. Coordinator will act as a youth role model for the younger children attending the program and be available to assist any children or youth who need assistance with their individual Species at Risk (SAR) projects. You will be required to assist Tsawout First Nation in the conservation and enhancement of the T̸IX̱EṈ Spit area. This position will provide administrative, cultural and environmental support to the Tsawout Species at Risk Jr. Steward Program Project. You will assist the Program Coordinator to collect and record important data for reporting requirements and be required to attend community events and participate in outreach and education initiatives in the community, and any other related duties. 

This is a part-time term position that is subject to funding. 

QUALIFICATIONS AND RELATED EXPERIENCE:

 Preference will be given to, but not limited to those applicants who possess the following: 

  • Willing to commit to the full duration of the program, 
  • Have a good understanding of all Tsawout First Nation land and Territory, 
  • Have good listening and participation skills, 
  • Proficient internet applications and able to type documents in Word, 
  • Able to work well with community members children and youth, 
  • Effective written and verbal communications skills, 
  • Ability to maintain strict confidentiality guidelines of all records, materials and communications regarding clients, community members, staff and Tsawout First Nation. 

If you would like additional information, please contact Jamie Lewis, Lands Officer, at 250-652-9101 (ext. 300). 

DEADLINE: TUESDAY, MAY 31, 2022 (4:00 pm)

PLEASE SUBMIT COVER LETTER , 3 REFERENCES  AND RESUME USING ONE OF THE METHODS BELOW:

HOW TO APPLY

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Please direct applications to:

Cathy Webster
Governance/HR Support Manager
Tsawout First Nation
7728 Tetayut Rd. Saanichton, BC
V8M 2C3

Email: cwebster@tsawout.ca
Phone: (250) 652-9101 ext. 304
Fax: (250) 652-9114

Pursuant to Section 41 of the BC Human Rights Code, preference may be given to applicants of Aboriginal Ancestry.

We thank all interested applicants, however, only those short-listed will be contacted for an interview.