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Outreach and Mobilization Position


Breast Cancer Action Quebec, a women’s health group dedicated to the prevention of breast cancer and the promotion of environmental health, is looking for an outreach and mobilization worker for our toxics education and legislative reform projects.As a member of a small but dynamic team, the outreach and mobilization worker will coordinate contact with women’s, youth and community organizations across Quebec to promote our toxics education program and our mobilization project during the federal elections. She1 will promote use of our elections toolkit on reform of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act. She will also liaise with youth groups on our environmental health program to put together groups of girls for workshops offering training to become environmental health leaders. We recognize and value the contributions that individuals who identify as members of marginalized and oppressed communities bring to our organization and strongly encourage them to apply.The contract runs for 35 weeks (March 4, 2019 to Nov. 2, 2019), 20 hours per week at $22. While there is some flexibility in work organization, the candidate must be free to work in the office at least on Tuesdays and Thursdays.Ideal for a graduate student interested in and with experience in community organizations, political campaigns or mobilizations.To apply, please send a letter and cv by email to: info [at] acsqc.caDEADLINE: Monday, February 18, 2019 at 5pm.Only selected candidates will be contacted.1 The use of feminine pronouns includes all genders.