Indigenous Community Organizer

We’re excited to announce that we will be hiring an Indigenous Community Organizer to support an indigenous-led poverty reduction project, which aims to build on and support existing work being done by indigenous communities.

Location: 312 Main St., Vancouver, Musqueam, Squamish and Tsleil-Waututh Territory
Hours: 3-5 days/week (whatever works for you), 1 year contract
Wage: $20.91/hr. plus extended health benefits
Closing date for application: May 1, 2019, 9:00 AM
Starting date: June 1, 2019

A project team of indigenous leaders has been established to determine the focus of the project, and will help support the new position of Indigenous Community Organizer. The successful candidate will join the BCPRC in a staff leadership role to coordinate this project, and we will provide a secure, year-long, living wage job with benefits within our close-knit team, as well as networking opportunities within our membership.

This role is an entry-level position for a youth (29 years old and under) with lots of opportunity for growth, and BCPRC will provide mentorship and funded professional development support as needed. 

Send a cover letter and resume before Wednesday, May 1, 2019 (by 9am) to trish@bcpovertyreduction.ca. Click here to view the full job posting.