Under the direction of the manager, the Community Research Assistant will engage with stakeholders in Experiential Education (EE) from students, organizations, to the university to guide the direction of the AIF project. This position will also support the development of the EE principles that meet both the needs of the Jane & Finch community and EE stakeholders at York across the university.
High school diploma. Must currently be completing an undergraduate degree.
1 year experience in group facilitation and public speaking. Experience engaging and supporting people (residents of Jane & Finch community).
A. Strong background in equity, anti oppression, and anti Black racism work and concepts. B. Excellent written skills. C. Strong facilitation and communication skills.D. Flexible, proactive and solution-seeking.
Must be a resident of the Jane & Finch community.
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