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About the Position
Position #: 19288
OrganizationBlock Parent Program - Waterloo Region
Position: Marketing Communications & Coordinator
Location: 134 Frederick Street, Kitchener, ON, Canada
Impact Statement: The Waterloo Regional Block Parent® Program is partnering with the Canadian Cancer Society to create the Waterloo Region Walking School Bus Program, a new and exciting service that promotes Active and Healthy Living in the Region. The program is supported by the Ontario Trillium Foundation and Region of Waterloo Public Health.
Description: The Coordinator will engage with other directors, members, coordinators and committees to advance the Mission, Mandate and Goals of the WRBPP. Assist in marketing tasks such as, development of media communications; including social media strategies resulting in increase of WRBPP’s followers. Update and maintain twitter and facebook accounts. Assist Web Designer in organizing and maintaining Block Parent website. Liaise with Program Coordinators to design and produce appropriately branded marketing materials.Attend monthly Board of Directors meetings to discuss current progress, challenges, and action plans.
Training Details: Training and Orientation provided
Working Conditions: Must be able to work from home. Must be able to work unsupervised.
Duration: More than 1 year
Timing: Weekday - Evening, Anytime
Time Detail: Monthly Board of Directors meetings must be attended. The Board of Directors meet on the last Tuesday of every month from 7:00 pm until 9:00 pm. Must be able to devote 10 hours per month. Must be able to commit to one full year of involvement.
Age: 25+
Ideal for: An Individual
Transportation: On a bus route
Area(s) of Interest: Boards/Committees, Communication/Public Relations, Technology
Skill(s): Public and Media Relations, Written Communication, Verbal Communication, Community Knowledge/Awareness, Motivate Others, Creative Thinking
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Contact: Tara Mondou
Address: 425 Hespeler Road Cambridge, N1R 8J6


Volunteer Action Centre
151 Frederick Street, Suite 500
Kitchener ON N2H 2M2

Phone: 519 742 8610
Fax: 519 742 0559

Monday - Thursday
9 am - 4 pm
Friday: 9 am - 12 pm