Community Development Coordinator

September 15, 2017 - 15:37 -- ea
Description: 

As the NCPEI’s Community Development Coordinator you will assist the membership to bring about social change and improve the quality of life in their local areas. You will work with individuals, families, Zone Directors, Local President’s as well as the respective community members to assist them in identifying needs, assets, opportunities, rights, and responsibilities. You will also assist the community with developing activities and planning future activities.

Duration: 
Monday, October 2, 2017 to Saturday, March 31, 2018
Salary: 
$33,150 (annual)
Closing Date: 
Friday, September 29, 2017 - 16:30
Responsibilities: 

COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT:

  • Identifying community skills, assets, issues, and needs
  • Developing new resources with the community and evaluating existing programs
  • Building links with other groups and Zones
  • Helping to raise public awareness on issues relevant to the community
  • Raising and managing funds
  • Developing and implementing strategies
  • Liaising with interested groups and individuals to set up new services
  • Mediating in matters of conflict
  • Recruiting and training volunteers
  • Planning, attending, and coordinating meetings and events
  • Overseeing the management of a limited budget
  • Encouraging participation in activities

MEMBERSHIP:

  • Monitor, update, and maintain NCPEI’s membership database
  • Assist individuals with membership application form and process
  • Ensure membership files are complete for the quarterly board meetings
  • Assist membership and other clients in navigating the federal government status card acquisition process
  • Assist with navigating the Non-insured health benefits process
  • Attend and represent the Native Council at social gatherings, events, and committees
  • Provide monthly, quarterly, and yearly reports on the community and membership progress
  • Various administrative duties as required for position
Qualifications: 
  • Post secondary training in a related field
  • Demonstrated working knowledge of Microsoft ACCESS, Word, Powerpoint, Excel, and Outlook
  • Experience in event planning
  • Demonstrated public speaking and facilitation experience
  • Ability to handle multiple responsibilities within tight deadlines
  • Conflict resolution training an asset
Additional Information: 

Please submit your cover letter and resume to:

Native Council of PEI

6 F.J. McAulay Court, Charlottetown, PE  C1A 9M7

or email

humanresources@ncpei.com