Personal Response to Emergency Preparedness
The Alliance for Equality of Blind Canadians BC Affiliate (AEBC) invites qualified individuals to submit applications for a part-time virtual project Manager. The successful applicant must be a resident of BC and be able to work virtually for the duration of the contract.
AEBC is a non-profit organization striving to promote accessibility and equality for persons who are blind or partially sighted or deafblind with a mandate to remove and prevent barriers to how services are provided across Canada to all consumers with those disabilities.
This short term project aims to assist British Columbians who are blind, deafblind and partially sighted with Personal Response to Emergency Preparedness (PREP.) The manager will be required to research, plan, deliver and document up-to-date practical and accessible information related to emergency preparedness. The purpose of this project, is to provide online tools which will allow individuals to prepare for emergency situations and to educate the general public on how to meet the needs of persons who are blind, deafblind and partially sighted in the event of an emergency.
The length of the contract is for a period of 10 months, with a tentative start date of March 1, 2023 to December 31, 2023. The anticipated number of hours per month is approximately forty at a rate of $33 per hour with some flexibility in the work schedule.
Along with the steering committee, the manager will collaborate to define, Plan and execute the project, including setting deadlines and prioritizing tasks.
Two years Post-Secondary or equivalent .
Letters of application along with resumes should be forwarded to Chantal Oakes (President)AEBC, (BC Affiliate)at firstname.lastname@example.org no later than February 10 2023 ,at 5:00 p.m. Pacific time.