Synapcity is growing. Get excited.

Join our facilitation team

We hold spaces for people, institutions, and sectors to create lasting relationships.

Synapcity seeks 1-2 Facilitators to join our team on a casual basis. We offer a dynamic environment that calls for you to work independently, be resourceful and think on your feet. Synapcity is growing. It’s a great time to join the team!

Working closely with the Executive Director and the Program Coordinator, you will shadow and then support facilitation in our core programs, Civics Talks and Civics Boot Camp, and additional services as they arise. You share our values and are passionate about our mission. You act as an ambassador for Synapcity in your interactions with participants, volunteers, partners, and stakeholders from all walks of life.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to

Preparing training rooms for all activities;
Providing a positive and hopeful environment where participants are encouraged to actively participate in the learning process;
Delivering content per the standards of the program;
Nurturing a playful and curious atmosphere;
Adapting facilitation methods to meet participants’ varying needs;
Maintaining effective and efficient record-keeping;
Reporting real-time observations as part of our emergent learning practice; and
Collaborating with co-workers to continuously improve our programming.

Requirements

Measurable experience in the field;
Ability to work with a diverse population, including people facing multiple barriers;
Strong understanding of Ottawa, community, and services offered; and
Requires personal vehicle.

Diversity

Synacpity is committed to diversity in the workplace and encourages applications from women, Aboriginal people, persons with disabilities, sexual and gender minorities and visible minorities.

Billable hours on a monthly basis, $23/ hour.

Please send your resume and cover letter to hello@synapcity.ca by October 13, 2017.