Let’s Talk Science Site Coordinator Job Opportunity – Apply by MAR 7/18

THE OPPORTUNITY

Join a national network of enthusiastic science, tech, engineering, and math students working together to make a difference in the science literacy of young Canadians! (See www.letstalkscience.ca for an idea of what’s possible!)

RESPONSIBILITIES

(Your training supplied by Let’s Talk Science!)

During the 2018-2019 Academic year:

  • Help plan and offer on-campus UFV Science events for high school students
  • Recruit, train and support new volunteers as they offer Let’s Talk Science outreach events in our communities
  • Work with local educators to promote science events and outreach in their classrooms
  • Maintain records and program budgets
  • Work in co-operation with national office
  • Annually attend at least one Let’s Talk Science conference (travel and expenses paid!)

QUALIFICATIONS

Will be a UFV Science student 3rd year or above in ’18-‘19

  • Strong communication and organizational skills
  • Strong commitment to promoting science literacy in our communities
  • Strong commitment to building connections between UFV Science and our local schools
  • A creative self-starter who can help UFV Science grow this exciting new program!

BENEFITS

  • Promote UFV Science in our communities
  • Develop business & communication skills
  • Gain fundraising & budgetary skills
  • Work in a positive environment
  • Tremendous freedom to pursue new goals for Let’s Talk Science Outreach
  • Paid travel to Let’s Talk Science conferences & local communities
  • Earn a coordinator stipend

[box]TO APPLY: Send resume with references and cover letter to jason.thomas@ufv.ca
DEADLINE TO APPLY: March 7, 2018
CONTACT: For more information contact greg.schlitt@ufv.ca[/box]

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