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Summer Job with GVAD ( colleges or universities students)

JOB DESCRIPTION

POSITION TITLE: Program – Event Coordinator

Greater Vancouver Association of the Deaf (GVAD) is the oldest advocacy organization for people with disabilities in British Columbia.  GVAD acts as a consumer-advocate group on behalf of the Deaf Community.  

 

POSITION LENGTH

30 hours a week for up to 10 weeks starting Tuesday, July 3, 2018.  This position may include shifts during evenings and weekends.  

 

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Plan and supervise tasks such as fundraising activities and workshops
Assist office duties such as scanning, preparing brochures and materials
Assist the board of directors with assigned duties
Help seek sponsorship and promoting awareness of GVAD
Write publication and doing public relations for GVAD
Update membership list and maintain records
Organize the 40th Annual Cornfest

 

REQUIREMENTS AND QUALIFICATIONS

Computer skills including MS office and database skills
Ability to work independently and as part of a team with minimal supervision
Experience in event planning or organization is an asset
Ability to do multiple tasks and meet deadlines
Ability to maintain confidentiality and demonstrated positive attitude
Knowledge of American Sign Language an asset
Knowledge of Deaf Sports/Culture an asset
Knowledge of working with volunteers an asset
Between the ages of 15 and 30
Registered as a full-time student and will return to school full time in Fall 2018

 

SEND A COVER LETTER AND RESUME WITH THREE REFERENCES TO:

Email:  gvadoffice@gmail.com  with subject line: Summer Job 2018

 

Closing date: Thursday, June 28, 2018

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2018 Summer Job Posting

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