About Mission Possible
Mission Possible is a non-profit organization and social enterprise located in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside. We support individuals challenged by homelessness, poverty, addiction, mental illness, and other barriers to employment to achieve a renewed sense of dignity and purpose through meaningful work. Through our Employment Readiness Program, and our social enterprises, MP Maintenance & MP Neighbours, we equip our program participants with the skills, confidence, and support they need to rejoin the workforce and rebuild a self-sustaining livelihood for themselves.
Manager of Momentum
The Community Engagement Coordinator will work with the Manager of Momentum to recruit individuals challenged with barriers to employment to enroll in the Employment Readiness Program, assisting to build capacity on the woman’s track. They will connect with existing and potential partner agencies such as social service agencies, social housing providers, drug and alcohol recovery programs, and employment centres to share the benefits of the employment program and how those with barriers to employment can make the transition to permanent employment.
The Community Engagement Coordinator will also lead in the facilitation of survey analysis. Bringing the Employment Readiness Program team together for regular reviews of data being collected and how that data can be used for the betterment of the program; will have the opportunity to support participants of the Employment Readiness Program through one-on-one coaching sessions, as needed and scheduled by the Manager of Momentum.
This role is team-based. The Community Engagement Coordinator will be supervised by the Manager of Momentum and will work as one of the coaches to engage with individuals who experience barriers to finding and maintaining employment. Most work will take place in MP’s office, and require a great deal of planning, executing and analyzing effectiveness. Some visiting of other organizations and events will be required for creating and maintaining partnerships.
Key areas of Responsibility:
Planning and Strategic Development
We are an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. We prohibit discrimination and harassment of any kind.
We will be interviewing applicants on a rolling basis until we find our successful candidate, so please submit your resume and cover letter to with "Community Engagement Coordinator" as the subject line as soon as possible. Thank you for your interest.
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