|Organization Name||Job Categories||Position Type||Region and Location(s)||Career Level||Salary||Ad Online Since||Application Deadline|
|Epilepsy Ottawa||Contract - Full Time||Experienced (Non-manager)||N/A||2019-11-22||2019-12-16|
Epilepsy Ottawa is seeking a dynamic educator with a passion for engaging clients and facilitating a sense of community.
The Epilepsy Educator is responsible for client and community presentations, delivering scripted and semi-scripted presentations to small and large audiences. The successful candidate will provide support and advocacy services to individuals living with epilepsy and their loved ones. They will facilitate an epilepsy community though client outreach and organizing community activities and events. The successful candidate must have the ability to travel to presentations and events throughout Ottawa and the surrounding rural regions (Lanark County, Renfrew County, Prescott-Russell County, and Stormont Dundas & Glengarry Counties). Epilepsy Ottawa is motivated to hire someone who can provide services in both English and French.
Knowledge of epilepsy is not a requirement.
Post-secondary degree in a related area or equivalent experience – e.g. Social Work, Health Promotion, Social Services. Experience and knowledge directly related to the essential job functions must be defined in cover letter.
The Epilepsy Educator’s workday will be primarily during typical office hours but will include some evening and weekend meetings or activities. This is a full-time salaried position with benefits on a 1-year contract with a possibility for renewal.
Epilepsy Ottawa is a not-for-profit, charitable agency dedicated to improving the quality of life for those living with epilepsy or seizure disorders and those closest to them through support services, education, advocacy, and on-going public awareness. The agency provides services to those affected by epilepsy in the Ottawa region, including the wider rural communities (Lanark County, Renfrew County, Prescott-Russell County, and Stormont Dundas & Glengarry Counties).
Epilepsy Ottawa is committed to workplace diversity and provides accommodations to applicants with disabilities throughout our hiring process. If you require an accommodation, please let us know through your cover letter.
Please submit your CV and cover letter by 9:00am on Monday December 16, 2019.
While we appreciate all applications – only those selected for an interview will be contacted.