Gouvernement du Canada

Affaires mondiales Canada


Life Skills & Employability Program Assistant

Statut : Comblé
Organisation : Youth Challenge International
Acronyme : YCI
Type : Organisme non gouvernemental
Mandat : Youth Challenge International builds the skills, experience and confidence of young people to effect positive change in their communities. The spirit of youth involvement, volunteerism, international partnership, and capacity building is central to YCI. Youth have a critical role to play in contributing to international community development and YCI helps them to accomplish that. Every year YCI sends up to 200 Canadian youth to work with our partners in providing strategic long-term youth development programming that positively impacts over 10,000 developing country youth every year.
Adresse : 20 Maud Street, Suite 305
Toronto, Ontario,
M5V 2M5
FAX: (416) 504-3376
Veuillez visiter le site Internet de l'organisation offrant ce stage pour connaître ses exigences avant de lui envoyer votre curriculum vitae.
Personne ressource : Country Programs Department
Courriel : humanresources@yci.org
Pays : Guyana
Ville : Georgetown
Secteur : Concours fournis aux organisations non gouvernementales
Description du stage : The Life Skills & Employability program seeks to promote youth as active leaders in their communities and aims at equiping them with the necessary/fitted skills to do so by providing training and engagement opportunities in both rural and urban areas throughout the country.

In Canada
Prior to overseas departure this intern will receive 3-5 days of training at the YCI office in Toronto.

Upon the intern's return from their international post they will be required to implement and participate in a minimum of 5 speaking engagements to a total combined audience of at least 200 young Canadians. Presentations will be self-tailored but will include introductions to key development challenges in the host community, experiential highlights, information on CIDA internships, and key contributions of young Canadians to the global community.

The Life Skills & Employability Assistant will coordinate trained Life Skills Mentor activities throughout rural Guyana, in addition to organizaing rural Youth Skills Summits.

The intern will be a key force in youth mobilization for the program:

- reporting outcomes
- creating resources
- faciltitating Canadian volunteer contributions to the program.
Organisation d'accueil : Youth Challenge Guyana
Détails au sujet de l'organisation d'accueil : Youth Challenge Guyana promotes youth development and creates opportunities to involve youth in the issues they face, and to build skills, experiences and conference and confidence of young people and communities to effect positive social change.