Current Opportunities

Position: Youth Activator – Gathering of the Youth Advisory Councils (GOTYAC) 

Location: Remote, with some in person work in the Lower Mainland 

Summary: As peer-based* contractors, Youth Activators will use their skills and lived expertise to support the Gathering of the Youth Advisory Councils (GOTYAC). Responsibilities may include planning events and activities, facilitating activities and hosting gatherings, and engaging peers and partners.    

*Peer Based is defined as youth in and from care between the ages of 15 and 24.  

Compensation: $20/h fee for service; max 40 hours total 

Schedule:   

  • Full Day Virtual Orientation – May 13, 2023 
  • Weekly Virtual Event Planning Meetings – May 15 to June 16, 2023 
  • Individual Check-In's – Start the week of May 24 
  • GOTYAC (in Person) – June 16 to 18, 2023 (Full Days) 
  • Virtual Debrief - June 22, 2023 

Travel: You will be required to travel to the Lower Mainland for June 16 -18, 2023 

Description: Click here to read the full position description.   

Qualifications: If you do not currently have the training qualifications outlined in the position description there will be an opportunity to complete self-directed training modules. All qualifications must be completed by May 27, 2023.    

Application Deadline: April 11, 2023, at 9:00am 

How to apply: Please complete this form by April 11, 2023, at 9:00am 

 

Position: Youth Activator – BC Child and Youth in Care Week (BCCYICW) 

Location: Remote, with some in person work in the Lower Mainland  

Summary: As peer-based* contractors, Youth Activators will use their skills and lived expertise to support BC Child and Youth in Care Week. Responsibilities may include planning events and activities, facilitating activities and hosting gatherings, and engaging peers and partners.    

*Peer Based is defined as youth in and from government care between the ages of 15 and 24.  

Compensation: $750 fee for service 

Schedule:  

  • Individual Check-In's – May 1-4, 2023  
  • Full Day Virtual Orientation – May 6, 2023  
  • Virtual Event Prep Session – May 27, 2023  
  • Full Day in Person Recognition Awards Build – May 11, 2023  
  • Virtual BCCYICW Kick-off Event and 2 virtual FBCYICN Celebrations – May 29 to June 2, 2023 (these events happen in the evenings) 
  • Virtual debrief – June 5, 2023, 5:00pm to 6:00pm 

Travel: The in-person Recognition Awards build is in New Westminster BC. Travel will be provided. 

Description: Click here to read the full position description.   

Qualifications: If you do not currently have the training qualifications outlined in the position description there will be an opportunity to complete self-directed training modules. All qualifications must be completed by May 27, 2023    

Application Deadline: April 11, 2023, at 9:00am 

How to apply: Please complete this form by April 11, 2023, at 9:00am