Speakers : 1x English and 1x French

In collaboration with the Earth Day workshops Team Manager, the individual will act as a speaker on topics related to the socio-environmental transition. This opportunity is an excellent opportunity to educate Canadians on issues related to our food, travel, housing, consumption and/or waste while providing simple and easy to implement tips and tools.

Main responsibilities:

  • Offer face-to-face or virtual workshops of 1 to 2 hours, in English, demystifying the issues and the actions to be taken on a daily basis;
  • Stimulate participation and answer questions from the audience;
  • Use tools such as Zoom or Teams to give virtual workshops;
  • Writing content as needed, in collaboration with the workshops Team Manager.

Skills and qualifications

  • Interest/Experience in environmental studies or relevant experience in the areas covered by the workshops is an important asset;
  • Experience in facilitation, conferences or training;
  • Public speaking and group facilitation skills;
  • Exceptional oral and written communication skills in English;
  • Bilingual English/French, an asset;
  • Strong interest in the issues of the socio-ecological transition in Canada;
  • Strong interest in behavioral change in personal and daily life;
  • Very good organizational skills and attention to detail;
  • High degree of autonomy and ability to find solutions;
  • Demonstrate initiative and display a client and participant-centered attitude;
  • Knowledge of the Zoom environment and office software is an asset;

Working Conditions:

  • Salary: on a per-service basis and according to the existing fee schedule.
  • Schedule variable depending on your availabilities (Days, Evenings and Weekends).
  • Delivery of both Online and In-person workshops.
  • Start date: February 2024.
  • Duration: 6-month contract of service for self-employed (renewable).
  • Travel to be arranged (in Toronto and Ottawa).

Tools to be provided:

  • Personal computer
  • Personal email box and cell phone
  • Excellent internet connection

Tools provided:

  • Zoom license
  • Course outline and presentation material (Prezi)

Submission of applications:

Please send your resume and a cover letter via our online form below.

Please name your documents as follows: last_first_name_CV and last_first_name_letter.
Only documents submitted in this format and in PDF will be considered.
Please note that only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

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