LifeCycles is a charitable society working to cultivate community health by connecting people with the food they eat and the land it comes from. We support the region in growing, accessing and eating local food in ways that foster biodiversity and enhance our urban environment.
LifeCycles is seeking an energetic and creative summer staff person as a program assistant for our summer youth program. This is a Canada Summer Jobs position and is open to anyone who is age 30 or under.
SEED THE CITY is a program for high school students where they can gain experience in urban farming and gardening, earn credits towards graduation, explore career pathways in horticulture, and become part of the local food movement in their city. This program is a partnership between LifeCycles, TOPSOIL Innovative Urban Agriculture, and the Greater Victoria School District.
Start date: June 8, 2020 (flexible start date to June 22, if needed)
30 – 35 hours/week for 12 weeks, $17.00/hour
This position is dependent on funding from Canada Summer Jobs.
All work will be conducted with adherence to current best COVID-19 safety practices.
Send applications by Thursday, May 28 to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Please email your application materials (resume and cover letter, ideally as one pdf) with the subject line: “Youth Program Assistant.”
**Please include your last name in the filename(s) of your application materials.**
LifeCycles Project Society is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage women, people of Indigenous ancestry, people of colour, LGBTQQIP2SA+ individuals and members of other diverse communities to apply for careers with our organization. LifeCycles runs programs on unceded Coast Salish Territories, specifically of the Lekwungen and W_SÁNEC peoples.
We thank everyone for their interest, but only those selected for interviews will be contacted.