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Applications are now open to join the GEM 2021-2022 Team!

HOW TO APPLY

Thank you for your interest in joining the 2021-2022 GEM team!



Since 2013, the Girls Empowerment Movement (GEM) (www.peelgems.com) has provided leadership, mentorship, and empowerment opportunities to youth in the Peel Region. GEM is dedicated to cultivating community-level skill-building opportunities, knowledge sharing, and safe spaces for youth, especially for racialized young women and gender-diverse individuals in the Peel Region. Through our work, we have hosted more than 35 initiatives, cultivated a network of over 100 GEMs, and we have engaged over 1,500 young people.



GEM is looking for new volunteer members to join our team including in areas like organizational development; multimedia and communications; programming and initiatives; and, community collaborations and advocacy.

Being a part of the GEM team means you will connect with a diverse community and meaningfully contribute to growing the capacity of a youth-led organization, gain mentorship opportunities, and further develop your skills and knowledge in community organizing.

Please take a look at each of the open roles and to learn more about our team before you complete the form.


1.Organizational Development Director - shorturl.at/uCFRS
2. Programming & Initiatives Director - shorturl.at/ltuDE


1. Organizational Development Coordinator - shorturl.at/gyBG2
2. Programs and Initiatives Coordinator - shorturl.at/dCKLU
3. Multimedia and Communications Coordinator - shorturl.at/pCLU6
4. Community Collaborations and Advocacy Coordinator - shorturl.at/eAN19



Once you've reviewed the role you want to apply to, please complete this form by October 30, 2021 at 11:59PM EST. Don't forget to attach the relevant supporting materials! :)

If there are any questions or technical challenges, please reach out to us at peel.gems@gmail.com

ABOUT GEM

ABOUT THE VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY

DIRECTOR ROLES

COORDINATOR ROLES

HOW TO APPLY & DEADLINE

LEARN MORE ABOUT GEM TEAMS

Program and Initiatives (P&I) Team 📋

 

The programs and initiatives team leads the planning of major programming and activities. This includes researching topics and guest speakers, preparing speaking notes, and facilitating events. 

Multimedia and Communications (M&C) Team 🎨

​The multimedia and communications team leads our multimedia platforms and prepares online materials for various initiatives. This includes posters, videos, and other creative materials.  

Organizational Development (OD) Team​​ 📂

 

The organizational development team leads training and professional development opportunities for the team. This includes organizing orientation materials and integrating learning activities during meetings. 

Community Collaborations and Advocacy (CCA) Team 📣 

 

The community collaborations and advocacy team leads collaborative opportunities with our local community. This includes outreach to local school clubs, youth groups and other organizations. 

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~ GEM acknowledges that our work is situated on the traditional territories of the Anishinaabe, Huron-Wendat, Haudenosaunee, the Métis, and most recently, the Mississaugas of the New Credit First Nation covered by Treaties 14 and 19 ~