LifeCycles is thrilled to be hiring for two positions this summer. Both are linked and pasted below.
Start Date: May 14
End Date: August 3
Hours per week: 30
APPLICATIONS DUE MIDNIGHT MAY 6th
Please submit a resume and cover letter to email@example.com
Funding for these position is provided by Canada Summer Jobs. Applicants must have recently been enrolled in full time studies and be expecting to return to full time studies in the coming year.
LifeCycles is an equal opportunity employer. LifeCycles celebrates diversity and actively seeks to understand and deconstruct hidden biases that unfairly privilege individuals and groups in the workplace and society. Applicants who would like to be considered for affirmative action are asked to mention this in their cover letter.
LifeCycles is seeking a summer staff person to support the coordination of LifeCycles’ Street Feast event in late July, as well as support harvest coordination and volunteer training for the LifeCycles Fruit Tree Project.
This role will collaborate with several staff at LifeCycles to develop and carry out Street Feast in a well organized, inclusive and joyous way. Street Feast is an event that celebrates community kitchens, food redistribution and local food in Victoria, by throwing a community feast to recognize the launch of another harvest season in Victoria.
As a support person for the Fruit Tree Project, the main tasks of this role will involve volunteering training, the coordination of volunteer training and odd jobs, which could include tasks like: sourcing boxes for our fruit picking or helping us sort historical data. For more information about LifeCycles and the Fruit Tree Project, visit: www.lifecyclesproject.ca
Coordinate Street Feast Celebration
Volunteer training for the Fruit Tree Project
LifeCycles is seeking a summer staff person to support the development of summer internship and volunteer opportunities. The Youth Program Coordinator will collaborate with several staff at LifeCycles to develop a youth engagement program that meaningfully engages a group of committed youth in hands-on learning and work in: schoolyard gardens, community learning gardens, on local farms and in backyards across the region.
This position will be working collaboratively to support youth engagement in our Fruit Tree Project, Farm Gleaning Project, Growing Schools Program and Community Foods Program. For more information about LifeCycles and these programs, visit: www.lifecyclesproject.ca
Recruit youth volunteers and interns to participate in LifeCycles programs
Support the development of a 4 week youth urban agriculture internship
Support LifeCycles Youth Program Development and Evaluation
Support LifeCycles Program Implementation
SKILLS & ABILITIES (Both Positions)