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Organization:    Ministry of Citizenship and Immigration
Division:    Regional Services Branch
City:    St Catharines
Job Term:    1 Permanent
Job Code:    5513 - Community Development Officer 3
Salary:    $1,187.58 - $1,476.66 Per Week*
Posting Status:    Open
Job ID:    57483
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Are you bilingual, French and English? Do you have a desire to work collaboratively with community stakeholders and various ministries to promote community capacity building? If so, consider this challenging opportunity.

What can I expect to do in this role?

You will:
• provide specialized consultation in areas such as coalition building, sector partnerships, training and education
• provide consultative advice, information and resource support to local and regional communities regarding programs and services

How do I qualify?

• Proficiency in English as well as oral and written proficiency in French at the advanced level
• Valid Ontario'G' driver's license
• Ability to travel throughout an assigned territory

Technical Knowledge:
• Knowledge in program design, development, implementation and evaluation techniques as they relate to community development programs
• Knowledge of community and organization development theories and principles
• Demonstrated knowledge of structure, dynamics and issues of northern communities and volunteer based organizations
• Knowledge of funding approval processes and financial skills to assess project proposals
• Good knowledge of training techniques and principles

Other Skills:
• Well developed problem-solving, negotiation, analytical, assessment and evaluative skills
• Pproven interpersonal and communication skills
• Sound planning and project management skills

Additional information:

  • 1 Bilingual Permanent, 301 St Paul St, St Catharines, West Region
Compensation Group:   Ontario Public Service Employees Union
Schedule:   6
Category:   Consulting and Planning
Posted on:   Tuesday, October 15, 2013
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Remember: The deadline to apply is Tuesday, October 29, 2013 11:59 pm EDT. Late applications will not be accepted.

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*Indicates the salary listed as per the OPSEU Collective Agreement.
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