Position: Programs Manager – Contract (Part-time)
Salary: $20.00 – 15hrs/week
Reporting to: Executive Director
Contract Duration: 16 Week Contract – Immediate Start (September 2020 – December 2020) with possible extension
Skills For life (SFL) is a Non For Profit Charity that promotes the importance of Life Skills development to create success for youth.
Kids from ALL walks of life realize the tools they have within themselves to pursue their dreams
We believe “Mindset Growth” is key to taking on the world and self-discovery. The concept founded on the principles of exploring, confronting, and moving past failure to build on key transferable skills. Dr. Carol S. Dweck – “The ability to learn is not fixed”
Workshops, Motivational Talks and Community Events
The Programs will work closely with the Executive Director to build, review, and execute all youth programs. The programs manager will take lead on creating a program Macro framework that ensures – quality and engaging learning, tracking, and promotion for all programs. The Program manager will oversee youth program coordinators who will support programs but the program will have to participate as well where and when needed. The programs manager will review all past programs, events and initiatives and expand on the successes while also planning for programing in a new virtual frontier. The life skill topics will include S.M.A.R.T goal setting, financial literacy, career discovery, self-esteem building and networking, and the program Manager will have access to all of SFL internal presentation resources and have the ability to develop on what already exists. The programs manger will also be able to research and plan social activities with the youth that are designed to create a safe and positive space for the youth to build trust and a connection to the Skills For Life team as a whole.
Qualified individuals are invited to submit their written expression of interest via e-mail to:
Skills For life
8 Redfinch Way
Brampton, Ont. L6S 2B3
Thank you to all applicants for your interest in this position. Please note that only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Skills For Life is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to hiring a workforce inclusive of the diverse population it serves. Skills For Life promotes the principles of diversity and equity and adheres to the tenets of the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. This job ad is available in an alternative format upon request. If you are a person with a disability and require technical aids or alternate arrangements for tests or interviews, please advise us of these needs when you are contacted for an interview.