Volunteer Opportunity

Sponsor-a-child Director - STEM INNOVATION PROGRAM - Volunteer Role

Remote
Volunteer must be in Canada
New
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Published 1 month ago

Details at a Glance

Schedule
Weekdays
Time Commitment
A few hours per week
Recurrence
Recurring

Description

STEM Montessori Academy of Canada (SMAC) will be a regional STEM program open to all students with the mission to deliver top-notch STEM literacy and application. The STEM program will educate students from preschool to high school. SMAC will specialize in an advanced, bar-none STEM-based educational curriculum that emphasizes the interconnected subject areas of science, technology, engineering, and math.


STEM is currently recruiting a volunteer Sponsor-A-Child Campaign Director, to join our department in a volunteer role. In collaboration with the Board of Directors, the ideal candidate will execute and maintain our values and organizational goals while managing continual efficient operations.


Key Responsibilities:

● Research and identify potential corporate sponsors interested in supporting STEM education by sponsoring program spots for children.

● Develop sponsorship packages and proposals outlining the benefits and impact of sponsoring a child or scholarship.

● Cultivate relationships with corporate contacts and decision-makers to secure sponsorships.

● Coordinate sponsorship agreements and ensure fulfillment of sponsorship benefits.

● Maintain regular communication with sponsors to provide updates on program activities and outcomes.

● Evaluate the success of sponsorship programs and make recommendations for improvements.


Requirements:

● Bachelor’s degree in business, finance, or related field 

● Demonstrated ability to manage projects and tasks related to STEM Education

● Excellent written/verbal communication skills.

● Proficient in all Microsoft applications.

● Experience operations management, and organizational effectiveness, implementing best practices.

● Demonstrated leadership and collaboration under critical time constraints and ability to prioritize and delegate tasks.

● Ability to motivate and display a strong work ethic and team initiatives in a diverse and ethical workplace.

● Committed to continued learning in a stimulating environment.


Knowledge working with a non-profit organization is considered an asset.


Other Information:

We are thrilled to announce the launch of our biggest and most important STEM Innovation Summer Program to date, running across 4 provinces!


We need eager volunteers to help us plan, and execute this program. Whether you are a new volunteer or a past volunteer, we are reaching out to you to see if you have any time to lend. We need your help!


The volunteer requirements for this program is a commitment of at least 2-4 hours per week from April 2 - 15 and will last until June 30, 2024. We have a lot of exciting opportunities including team leadership, management, supervisory, and VP positions available for this project.


Other Fundraising Team Opportunities:

● Fundraising Director

● Fundraising Manager

● Fundraising Team Member

● Student Fundraising Page Manager

● Crowdfunding Director

● Sponsor-a-child Director

● Swag and Donation Director

● Donation Manager

● Room and Program Sponsor Director

● Volunteer Grant Writers

● Certificates and Awards Manager


With all hands and hearts on deck, we have the opportunity to make an even greater impact on our community than ever before.


This STEM Innovation Program is not just about tasks - it's about commitment, dedication, and delivering results that will change lives. Together, we have the power to create positive change and leave a lasting legacy in our community. This is your chance to be part of something truly special and meaningful. Whether you're a seasoned volunteer or new to the team, we need your passion, skills, and enthusiasm to make this program a success.


*Please note, that you must be available for the next 3 months if you commit to a position listed above. All volunteers on board for this project must be available to attend weekly team meetings on any ONE of the following days:


- Thursday evenings 8 pm Eastern - 40 - 60 minutes, OR

- Sunday evenings 8 pm Eastern - 40 - 60 minutes, OR

- Wednesday noon Eastern - 40 - 60 minutes


**Only ONE of these times listed above needs to work with your schedule.


We are strongly committed to equity and diversity within our community. We welcome and encourage applications from all religious backgrounds, persons of color, women, Indigenous/Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, and others who can contribute to the diversification of our community. Interested candidates are encouraged to submit a resume to volunteer@stemcanada.ca


We thank you for your interest in this opportunity; however, only those candidates selected will be contacted.


Interested individuals should submit their resume for immediate consideration.

STEM Montessori Academy of Canada (SMAC) will be a regional STEM program open to all students with the mission to deliver top-notch STEM literacy and application. The STEM program will educate students from preschool to high school. SMAC…

Location

Remote
Volunteer must be in Canada
Associated Location
24 Alexander St, Brampton, ON L6V 1H6, Canada

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