Youth Governance Coordinator

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Youth Governance Coordinator

$26.82 – $ 27.92 per hour based on experience, Full-time 35-40 hrs. per week

Benefit Package: Dental Care, Extended health care, Vision care, Disability Insurance, Life Insurance, Employee Assistance Program, Pension Plan, Paid time off


The Youth Governance Coordinator reports to the Policy Manager. This position supports youth engagement in Haida Nation governance. 


  • Look for and secure additional funding for the Youth Governance Department and Haida Gwaii Youth Assembly
  • Organize and coordinate the Annual Haida Gwaii Youth Assembly (HGYA)
  • Network with youth organizations and groups to promote Haida Gwaii Youth Governance
  • Support the elected Haida Gwaii Youth Council and HGYA planning committee
  • Outreach work with youth aged 13-24 on Haida Gwaii
  • other duties as directed


  • Excellent written and verbal communication, grant proposal writing/reporting and public speaking
  • Excellent interpersonal skills including experience working collaboratively with individuals and groups in a multidisciplinary setting;
  • Computer literate with knowledge of Microsoft Office and in particular Microsoft Word and Excel software and proficient with social media platforms
  • Detail-oriented with a proven capacity for efficient and effective task management.
  • Demonstrated capacity to build relationships, work effectively in a team, and adapt to changing situations with creativity
  • Ability to work some evenings and weekends and travel between the different communities of Haida Gwaii as required.
  • Must have a valid Class 5 BC Driver’s License
  • Prior experience working with Youth on Haida Gwaii an asset

To apply, please submit your cover letter and resume to:

Deadline for application: Open until filled

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