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Coordinator - Manitoba Research Alliance

The Project Coordinator of the MRA is an employee of the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives – Manitoba office and oversees the administration of the MRA SSHRC grant and funds.

This is a full time position (35 hours/ week)for the life of the grant (seven year term position).

Responsibilities: Liaising with the Principal Investigator and each of the leads of the four research streams,support the MRA Research Committee, organize meetings, prepare minutes and follow up, Drafting and finalizing any preliminary reporting as may be required for sign-off by the Principal Investigator, sending to SSHRC as directed, among others.

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Please send a resume or CV and cover letter to ccpamb@policyalternatives.ca with “MRA Coordinator” in the subject heading.

Applications due Monday June 15, 2020 at 4 pm.


For more employment opportunities with the University of Winnipeg, including academic support and academic staff employment, please visit:https://www.uwinnipeg.ca/hr/employment.html 


Volunteer Opportunities

The University of Winnipeg

Please visit Volunteer Opportunities for updated information on the latest volunteer postings.


Creative Manitoba

 

Creative Manitoba posts volunteer opportunities within the arts and culture community in Manitoba. The organization strengthens, represents and connects Manitoba’s arts and creative industries while promoting the value of the arts. They unite and engage employers, workers, educators, professional associations and government in a strategic alliance, enabling the arts and cultural sector to thrive.

 

Please visit Creative Manitoba for updated volunteer postings.


Klinic Community Health

Klinic Community Health provides a full range of health related services from medical care to counselling and education.Volunteers are a really important part of Klinic's Crisis Program and SACP. Volunteers make a huge contribution to the amount of people they are able to support over the phone and in the community each day. Volunteers help  build Klinic's capacity while contribute to their culture of working and growing together.

They provide all the training that a volunteer needs. What they need from you is your kindness and empathy, an ability to support others without judgment, and openness to learning how to support others in a way that balances empathy, empowerment, safety, and choice. Klinic also needs you to bring a willingness to look after your own wellness and ask for help when you need it.

For more information, please visit Becoming a Klinic Volunteer.


Let's Talk Science

Let's Talk Science is an award-winning, national, charitable organization, and has provided engaging, evidence-based STEM programs for more than 25 years at no cost for Canadian youth and educators. They provide educators with opportunities to discover and use effective learning strategies to develop and strengthen students’ questioning and problem-solving skills; and offer experiential and digital programs that engage youth in meaningful STEM learning.

Let's Talk Science volunteers are role models for young Canadians. As a volunteer, you will meet like-minded people, make a difference in your community, be eligible for prestigious awards and rekindle your love of science.

To learn more about volunteering, please visit Let's Talk Science.


The Rainbow Resource Centre

Rainbow Resource Centre (RRC) offers support to the LGBT2SQ+ community in the form of counselling, education, and programming for individuals ranging from children through to 55±. It also supports families, friends, and employers of LGBT2SQ+ individuals.

For more information, please visit the Rainbow Resource Centre.


Spence Neighbourhood Association

 

The SNA works with the people of Spence to revitalize and renew their community. They rely on volunteers to enhance the growth and development of their organization. Volunteers are needed to make the community direction possible. Their volunteers help expand their programs and ensure their organization remains an important part of the community. Their goal is to get volunteers participating in their organization by placing them in programs that are well suited to their individual interests and skills. They are always seeking volunteers who are creative and have new and innovative ideas for their programs.

 

Volunteer opportunities include: working with children youth and families, connecting with the community, community economic development, and environment and open spaces.

 

For more information, please visit the Spence Neighbourhood Association.


Volunteer Manitoba

Volunteer Manitoba support groups and individuals in the voluntary sector to develop and enhance their capacity to anticipate, understand, celebrate, and meet community needs in Manitoba. The organization's vital contributions to the community include connecting people with volunteer opportunities, promoting volunteerism, and providing leadership and counsel in the non-profit and voluntary sector.

Volunteer Manitoba promotes and recognizes volunteerism across the province, connects Manitobans, and builds capacity to meet community needs.

For more information, please visit: Manitoba Volunteer Opportunities.