Engagement and Event Assistant
|Program:||Bruyère Research Institute|
|Position Type:||Full-Time, 37.5 hrs/week, 1.0 FTE – Until March 31, 2021, with the possibility of extension|
|Salary Scale:||$24.46 – $27.89 per hour, commensurate with experience|
|Start Date:||2020/01/30 15:00|
|Closing Date:||2020/02/12 23:59|
Job Location: Saint-Louis Residence (Orleans)
The Ontario Centres for Learning, Research and Innovation in Long-Term Care (CLRI) support long-term care (LTC) homes to improve the quality of life and care for residents through building capacity and promoting innovative best practices among LTC homes in Ontario. We engage with people connected with the LTC sector. The Ontario CLRI is funded by the Ontario Ministry of Health and the Ministry of Long-Term Care and is hosted by Baycrest Health Sciences in Toronto, Bruyère in Ottawa, and Schlegel-UW Research Institute for Aging in Waterloo.
The Ontario CLRI at Bruyère is seeking an experienced, preferably bilingual, Event and Engagement Assistant to support the team in the delivery of projects and outreach activities. These responsibilities include assisting with the implementation of knowledge mobilization activities and events, communicating with a variety of project partners, including long-term care homes, sector stakeholders and the Ontario CLRI teams at Baycrest and Schlegel-UW RIA, and drafting outreach documents, integrating comments and disseminating the final documents to different audiences.
This position will require teamwork, flexibility, attention to detail, initiative, creativity, judgment, as well as problem-solving and time management skills to address non-routine tasks. This position is a wonderful opportunity for growth in a dynamic and fast-paced environment. This role will involve some travel in Ontario.
Main duties and responsibilities:
Engagement and Outreach Support – 50%
Meeting / Event Planning – 30 %
Financial Support – 10%
Project Administrative Support – 10%
This job description is not exhaustive. Additional duties may be added as the projects progress.
BRI welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.
If you are interested in this opportunity please submit your cover letter and resume to
no later than February 12, 2020.
We thank you for your interest in this position, however; only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.