Producer, Educational Content - Bilingual; full-time (start date ASAP)

Organization NameJob CategoriesPosition TypeRegion and Location(s)Career LevelSalaryAd Online SinceApplication Deadline
Learning Disabilities Association of Ontario
  • Education: Administration
  • Education: Teaching / Training
  • Program / Project Evaluation & Development
  • Volunteer Management / Coordination
Contract - Full Time
  • Ontario - Metro Toronto Area - Etobicoke
Experienced (Non-manager)$44,000 - 55,0002019-05-082019-06-08

The Learning Disabilities Association of Ontario (LDAO) is a charitable organization dedicated to improving the lives of children, youth and adults with learning disabilities (LDs). LDAO’s mission is to provide leadership in LD advocacy, research, education and services, and to advance the full participation of children, youth and adults with LDs in today’s society.

 

LDAO, with the support of the Ontario Ministry of Education, has created a bilingual brand, LD@school/TA@l’école, which aims to strengthen Ontario schools’ capacity in the area of supporting students with LDs. It also aims to promote consistency across the province in the use of evidence-based, evidence-informed, and practice-informed approaches for students with LDs. The websites can be accessed at www.LDatSchool.ca and www.TAaLecole.ca.

 

This position, after successful probationary period will be at least until August 31st 2020. Possible annual renewal after that date may occur. 

 

Number of Positions: Two ProducersBilingual; full-time (start date ASAP)

 

Job Overview: These positions report to the President & CEO

 

As the Producers, Educational Content, you will be responsible for:

Under the direction of the President and CEO, these positions will oversee the execution of the contract with the Ministry of Education, and the ongoing development of services to educators on the French website TA@l’école. The producers will lead the Learning Disabilities Experts and Educational Consultants in the development of resources for the project.  

 

Duties may include but are not limited to:

  • Coordinate the production of project deliverables. This will include Web based resources including Video production.
  • Track project deliverables using Microsoft Project to track status against contract.
  • Organize the promotion of the project and strategize with team to increase website hits.
  • Support the relationship with the Ministry of Education, including report production.
  • Form and manage relationships with research and educator communities as required.
  • Oversee the Learning Disabilities Experts and Educational Consultants on content production.
  • Organize meetings with the Advisory Committee as required.

 

Qualifications: 

The successful candidate will be a team player and will have the following qualifications and skills:

  • 2-3 years experience in an Education or production role.
  • Ideally a registered teacher (OCT) or a similar qualification and experience working in an educational environment.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Bilingual with excellent spoken and written French.
  • Excellent organizational, time management, self-directional and interpersonal skills.
  • Experience working on a web-based service and/or multi-media production considered an asset.
  • Experience working with Microsoft Word, Excel, Project, PowerPoint and Publisher.

 

Salary range:  Salary to be commensurate with experience. Please state salary expectations within cover letter. 

 

Qualified applicants should submit a copy of their resume and cover letter to:

Lawrence Barns

Contact email: Lawrence@LDAO.ca   

Fax: 416.929.3905

 

We thank all applicants for their interest but only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

No phone calls please.

 

Job Type: Full-time, Contract

Location: Etobicoke, Ontario

Job Category: Education, Administration

Industry: Not for Profit/Advocacy

Company URL: www.LDAO.ca

Date Posted: Jan 4th, 2019

Closing Date: Open until filled

 

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