Employment Opportunity – Education Coordinator
The Manitoba Association for Rights and Liberties (MARL) is a non-profit, non-governmental, human rights and civil liberties organization. Formed in 1978, MARL promotes respect for and observance of human rights and civil liberties. MARL educates and creates awareness for rights and liberties within the province of Manitoba.
We believe an informed and engaged citizenship are the key to healthy democratic society and that everyone should have opportunity and access to our shared rights.
MARL is currently seeking an enthusiastic and inspired individual for the position of Education Coordinator. This position will be 12-month term (with possibility for renewal) beginning in April 2021 at $20/hour and 30 hours/week. Working on a team, the Education Coordinator will assist in delivering MARL’s Human Rights Education Programming; as well as take primary responsibility of our Human Rights in the Workplace workshop series, including development, implementation, outreach, and program evaluation. This position will support the organization remotely with regular meetings via video conferencing, with potential to work from the office in the future.
Desired skills and qualifications:
Enthusiasm for human rights education and knowledge of human rights issues in Manitoba;
Post-secondary education in Human Rights, Education, Politics, or similar field; or comparable lived experience; Experience with workshop facilitation; Bilingualism in French is preferred;
Excellent written and oral communications skills;
Familiarity with Human Resources policies and practices is desirable;
Familiarity with design principles and experience with software, such as Adobe suite, is an asset;
To apply, please forward your cover letter and resume to Michelle Falk by February 19, 2021 with “Human Rights Education Coordinator Opportunity” as the subject line. MARL is committed to equal opportunities in employment. Candidates are encouraged to self-identify in their cover letter. Although we appreciate all applications, only candidates chosen for interviews will be contacted.