We are hiring a Festival & Resource Coordinator!

Dates: The position is for 7 weeks starting July 3rd and ending August 18th, 2017. There is some flexibility about the dates.

Pay: $15/hour for 30 hours a week

Requirement: You must be a full-time student between the ages of 15-30 years old with the intention of returning to full time studies in the fall of 2017.

Location: Toronto, Ontario

Application Deadline:  June 1, 2017

How to Apply: Send application to: hiring@scmcanada.org by June 1, 2017


 About the Position:

The Festival & Resource Coordinator will be responsible for:

  • Supporting the Cahoots organizing collective around Cahoots 2017, including feedback and analysis and communicating with participants, and preparation for Cahoots 2018
  • Participating in organizing SCM’s fall retreat in Manitoba, including logistics, programming, promotion and working with the planning team.
  • Creating a devotional resource that connects faith and justice, in connection with the General Secretary and other resource people.
  • Participation in SCM activities over the summer
  • Supporting the SCM General Assembly (August)

We are looking for students who have:

  • Understanding of the political and theological orientation of social justice and faith movements
  • Experience or exposure to SCM’s work on a national or regional level and/or experience in an organization with similar vision
  • Interest in the Christian ecumenical movement and in working in such an organization.
  • A commitment to working in an anti-oppressive framework, including anti-racist, feminist, and LGBTQIA2+ inclusive & affirming.
  • The desire to develop skills in event planning, resource creation, and working with church communities & faith based organizations.

About Student Christian Movement

The Student Christian Movement (SCM) is a progressive network engaged in social justice and faith. We are a non-dogmatic community of diverse belief systems where faith and radical political action flourish.

Application Instructions: Send a short letter (350 words at minimum) about your interest in the position and why you are suited for it, and tell us about yourself and your studies.

Include a copy of your CV.

The SCM especially encourages applicants from racialized groups, and from a diversity of gender identity, sexual orientation, and ability. If you are comfortable, please identify this in your application.

Send application to: hiring@scmcanada.org by June 1, 2017