Position: Indigenous Youth Program Coordinator
Organization: Environmental Youth Alliance
Location: Vancouver, BC
Eligibility: candidates must self-identify as Indigenous
Terms: 32 hrs/wk, permanent
Start Date: January 2022
Salary: $38,000 - $40,000 ($23 - $24/hr)
Benefits: 4 weeks vacation I $500 Health Spending Account
Are you inspired by land-based education for Indigenous youth? Are you a confident youth facilitator? Do you have experience with plant medicines and land stewardship?
We’re looking for an Indigenous educator to co-lead land-based programs for Indigenous youth in East Vancouver, including designing lesson plans and sharing cultural and/or personal knowledge of harvesting and working with plant medicines and relationship to the land.
This position is open to people who identify as Indigenous. Please self-identify in your application.
About the organization
EYA engages youth facing barriers to become environmental stewards. We provide land-based education and paid job training programs that braid Western and Indigenous perspectives on land stewardship. Our work recognizes the intersection of social and environmental injustice. You'll be joining a collaborative team of caring, creative, fun, like-minded colleagues and an organization committed to decolonizing action. Find out more about our team and work: http://www.eya.ca
How to apply
E-mail a resume and cover letter to Emily Keller, Executive Director with “Indigenous Program Coordinator application” in the subject line: firstname.lastname@example.org
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Deadline to apply is November 22, but applications will be reviewed upon submission and interviews scheduled on a rolling basis.
EYA operates on unceded xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish), and Sel̓íl̓witulh (Tsleil-Waututh) territory.
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Nov 1 2021 ID: 61757