momstown is the leading organization across Canada for connecting and supporting REAL moms.
Are you looking for a way to channel your creative energy? Are you a positive, out-going person inspired by parenting, early education and community? Are you looking for a fun, part-time supplemental income? This is a great opportunity for you to earn some spending money while still having flexibility! This position is about passion, convenience and fun!
Job Description – Event Coordinator
momstown Guelph is currently seeking a creative, self-motivated, and energetic individual for a rolling 6 month contract position as an Event Coordinator for our Baby Programs. In this exciting role you will help to co-ordinate and execute fun and educational events and field trips for mothers and young children aged 0-12 months.
Event Coordination in General
Creating and customizing mom and baby events from designated momstown curriculum
Personally running and attending a minimum of 1 event per week: If needed – renting facilities, buying & prepping supplies (re-imbursed), running activities
Act as a membership ambassador and liaise with members
General expectation to be an active member and attend events on a regular basis.
Be supportive of momstown Guelph organization through Social Media (comment & like Facebook posts, retweet posts on twitter, comment & share blogs)
Approximately 5 hours a week
Plan/Run/Attend 1-2 event (s) per week (depends on the week and activities running)
Check Message Board daily for moderation and to add content to encourage discussion
Check calendar for comments on events you are coordinating
Help with promotion & execution of major events that are member based (Christmas, Easter and Halloween Parties, M2M Sale)
Would love your input and creative ideas to support activities and events!
Must be Outgoing and Social
A dynamic leader who is creative, organized, highly self-motivated
Strong communication and interpersonal skills
Vested interest in children and parenting
Comfort with leading circle/storytime and craft activities for babies
Event planning background an asset, not mandatory
Teaching, EA or ECE background an asset, not mandatory
Must have a valid driver’s license & reliable vehicle
Independent Contract work – 6 month rolling contract
Salary based on average time commitment per week
If this sounds like the right opportunity for you, please submit your resume and covering letter, no later than Friday July 4th, 2014 to firstname.lastname@example.org.