Date Posted: November 19, 2020
Position Title: Employment Coach, Early Childhood Educator Assistant Training Program
Location: Robert Lee YMCA (955 Burrard Street, Vancouver)
This position is currently working remotely and virtually until further notice
Terms: Temporary, Full-Time
Hours: 35 hours per week
Start Date: As soon as possible
End Date: March 31, 2021 (possibility for extension, contingent on receipt of funding)
Salary: Under Review
Reports To: Manager, Youth Employment Programs
The YMCA of Greater Vancouver is a charity dedicated to strengthening the foundations of community, by nurturing the potential of children, teens & young adults, promoting healthy lifestyles, fostering a sense of social responsibility and delivering lasting personal & social change. We are building a community in which a generation of children and families reach their full potential. Our values guide our decision-making and behaviour—we do the right thing, put people first, keep our promises and lead by example.
For over 130 years, we have been part of the community, a place where people of every age and background find the support they need to grow in spirit, mind and body. One of the Lower Mainland’s leading charities, the YMCA of Greater Vancouver provides services in health & fitness, child care, camping, employment & community services to over 120,000 participants annually.
Nature and Scope:
The Early Childhood Assistant (ECEA) is an employment and training program designed to provide training to youth ages 18-24 to become Early Childhood Education Assistants. This occurs through a multi-phased program beginning with a series of workshops and training sessions followed by practical work experience and on-going employment support.
This position has the primary responsibility for facilitating workshops and working directly with participants of the program to support with work placements. The position will involve assisting in setting up structure and process for the delivery of the program with appropriate consideration of the varying needs of program participants. Furthermore, this position includes community outreach in order to recruit participants. The work environment is very fast-paced, with differing needs for a high volume of program participants. The incumbent will work directly within a team of three staff.
Skills & Qualifications:
In addition to bringing a commitment to YMCA vision and values, the candidate should possess the following competencies:
Please Note: WorkInNonProfits.ca is not affiliated with and in no way endorses or vets the organization that posted this job. Any links posted within the job will take you to their external site where the same disclaimer applies.
Thanks for looking on WorkInNonProfits.ca and good luck with your job search!