We are excited to announce the openings for two temporary, part time, paid Program Assistant positions.
Responsibilities of these Program Assistants would include assisting the Executive Director and Program Coordinator with the planning, coordination and implementation of Blind Beginnings programs including summer camp activities for children, youth, and families, to help with program evaluation, and to assist with communications which includes creation of material for our social media posts.
The position would be part-time for up to 12 weeks and the start date is May 31st, 2021.
Because these positions come through financial support from the Province of British Columbia through the Ministry of Social Development and Poverty Reduction, the Ministry must verify the eligibility of all prospective participants prior to the start of the work experience opportunity. To be eligible the individuals must be:
- Qualified to receive BC income or disability assistance – Minimum age is 18
- Indigenous individuals on reserve qualified to receive federal assistance
Deadline to apply is April 29th, 2021.