Here’s your chance to join a dynamic and passionate team while contributing to New Brunswick’s environmental movement!

Employer: New Brunswick Environmental Network, a non-profit, bilingual communication network linking over 100 environmental groups across the province. The network is the heartbeat of New Brunswick’s environmental movement, with a mission “to encourage and facilitate networking and communication among member groups in order to advance their work, to protect the Earth, to promote ecologically sound ways of life and to strengthen the environmental movement in New Brunswick.”

Salary: $12.50 / hour for 37.5 hours per week

Term of employment: Summer student position (up to 14 weeks) with a flexible start date finishing by August 28, 2020; Monday to Friday during office hours, with possibility of occasional evening and weekend work

Location: Moncton, New Brunswick

Position Requirements: To be eligible for this position you must:
  • have been a full-time student in the semester preceding the job
  • intend to return to full-time studies in the semester following the job

Position’s Duties and Responsibilities:
The Education Programs Assistant will assist in the implementation of a number of projects designed to develop engagement in sustainability education initiatives. This will include:
  • Maintaining and updating content listed in Earth Ed, New Brunswick’s on-line gateway to sustainability resources for teachers,
  • Maintaining and updating content in New Brunswick’s Climate Change Educators Community Hub website and the Sustainability Education section of the NBEN website,
  • Surveying New Brunswick schools about their sustainability initiatives,
  • Assist in the delivery of Great Minds Think Outside teacher training program
  • Assist collaborative teams in their joint initiatives,
  • Assist in organizing meetings, and
  • Other relevant duties as assigned.

Requirements:
  • Organized and able to coordinate many moving pieces
  • Strong oral and written communications skills in English and French
  • Strong computer skills

Assets:
  • Capable of working in a flexible work environment
  • Ability to work independently but also a co-operative team player
  • Quick learner and a highly motivated self-starter
  • Creative and resourceful
  • Background in the environmental or non-profit sector or pursuing a career in education
  • Interest in or passion for environmental issues

How to Apply: Please send resume and cover letter to Tzomi Burkhart, Education Programs Coordinator, nben@nben.ca

Application deadline: Friday, April 24, 2020

While the New Brunswick Environmental Network appreciates all applications, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
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