Interview Host - Internship - Relay Education

Oct 08, 2020
Across Canada

Relay Education (incorporated as TREC Charitable Foundation) is a national charity that delivers unique and engaging renewable energy education and environmental career programs for all ages. We seek to empower Canadians, especially youth, and encourage informed choices about our shared energy and natural resources. Our programs create a lasting impression on more than 15,000 individuals each year. As our programs enter their 15th year of delivery and our 9th year as a registered charity, we are seeking an ambitious individual to help us deliver our mission to educate and inspire individuals and communities in building a 100% renewable energy future.

As the Green Collar Career Interview Host, you will be working closely with Relay’s Green Collar Career Officer who is based in Toronto. As this is an unpaid position, hours can be discussed, and flexibility is necessary. Expect no more than 10 hours per week. The ideal candidate is a young person in high school or post-secondary, or who is entering the work force.

Throughout the internship, you will host online conversations with Green Professionals and ask questions about them, their career, and the green industry they work in. These conversations will be shared live, as well as recorded and posted online for Canadian youth to view. You will play a key role in making these conversations engaging, creative, entertaining, and relatable to youth. You will also assist with reaching out to, engaging with, and maintaining positive relationships with professionals from green businesses and organizations from across Canada. The successful candidate will benefit from being part of a growing charity, being a key part in the development and delivery of our Green Collar Career program, and has the opportunity to add meaningful and unique experience to their portfolio.

Desired Skills

  • Passionate about sustainability and tackling climate change
  • Have great interpersonal and communication skills
  • Be flexible and willing to work different hours
  • Innovative and creative
  • Be an active listener
  • Comfortable with public speaking
  • Experience as a server is considered an asset
  • Experience with charities is considered an asset
  • Fluent in English

If you are interested, please e-mail your cover letter and resume to gccinfo@relayeducation.com

Deadline: Monday July 20th, 2020

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