Title: Collective Staff Management Team Member
Specializing in Fund Development and Administration
in a Community Adult Literacy Program
Terms: Part-time contract, February/March 2022 to March 2023 (with possibility of extension)
Salary: $32.18 per hour, plus benefits, 21 hours per week
Parkdale Project Read (PPR) is an inclusive and culturally diverse community literacy program and non-profit registered charitable organization. PPR provides access to learning from a social justice perspective by offering free literacy services in a supportive community. We work with English-speaking youth and adults to develop their reading, writing, basic math or computer skills. We are dedicated to creating a safe and accessible learning environment where everyone can bring their whole selves to learning.
We are seeking a candidate to work cooperatively as a member of PPR’s four-person Collective Leadership Team, sharing program management and administrative responsibilities involved in daily operations. This person will be responsible for leading PPR’s grant writing and fundraising initiatives (with support from the Board of Directors and other Collective members); overseeing financial administrative tasks (with support from the Office Administrative Assistant and Bookkeeper); and developing Financial Literacy programs for adult learners.
Fundraising / Donor Relations
Literacy Program Development and Delivery
We are looking for a candidate with:
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, PPR’s in-person programming is currently on hold. We continue to support learners via phone calls, mail outs, remote group learning opportunities, and in-person meetings. PPR follows a Health & Safety policy in accordance with municipal and provincial health and safety directives, including masking and physical distancing. This position will involve both working remotely and on-site at our learning centre. The hiring process will be conducted as a Zoom meeting.
Please submit your cover letter and resume to the Hiring Committee by email only and quote: Collective Staff Management Team in the subject line.
Parkdale Project Read is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applicants from equity-seeking groups. We aim to foster a workplace that reflects the diversity of the community we serve. Due to the number of applications we receive, we can only contact those selected for an interview.
Applications are due by Friday January 21, 2022 at 5:00 PM (EST)