Summer job offer: Youth collective entrepreneurship project coordinator
*Bilingual, some organizations are more english.
Are you interested in collective entrepreneurship and would like to introduce young people to it? Are the themes of cooperation, civic involvement and empowerment of adolescents important to you? We offer you the chance to apply for a student job that will allow you to live human experiences and participate in events in your community while enjoying the summer!
This project, developed by the Student Fund with the collaboration of the Quebec Council for Cooperation and Mutuality (CQCM), might interest you! The Coop initiation to collective entrepreneurship project aims to give young people aged 13 to 17 an experience in cooperative entrepreneurship, through the development of a service cooperative during the summer. Job opportunities are offered in the regions of Quebec and many communities are involved in supporting young people in the creation and management of their summer business as entrepreneurs.
Under the authority of the local committee and after having followed specific training in cooperative entrepreneurship, the coordinator will be responsible for supporting and supervising teenagers in setting up and managing their summer cooperative. . The coordinator will be supervised by the local committee and will benefit from the support of a youth cooperative entrepreneurship advisor (CECJ) for the development of the project.
As part of her duties, the coordinator will be expected to:
Participate in the training program for coordinators at the start of the project;
Recruit, select and train entrepreneurs;
Supervise entrepreneurs in all stages of setting up their cooperative enterprise (planning, promotion, contract negotiation, accounting management, etc.);
Ensure the cohesion of the group and the gradual takeover of the project by the young people;
Help young entrepreneurs to develop their entrepreneurial characteristics;
Bringing cooperative values to life for entrepreneurs;
Write an activity report at the end of the project.
Be in college or university studies (full-time/part-time) during the winter 2022 semester;
Possess qualities of leadership, autonomy, initiative and a good sense of organization;
Have experience in facilitating young people;
Have an interest in the world of cooperative entrepreneurship;
Having access to a car would be an asset;
Having skills in marketing and/or accounting would be an asset.
Variable hiring period, between May 1 and August 31
Minimum number of hours during the hiring period: 420 hours
Minimum hourly rate of $16/h for a college student
Minimum hourly rate of $17/h for a university student
Several positions are available in the province of Quebec, apply to firstname.lastname@example.org indicating the region/city that interests you.
– Les Chemins du Soleil
– MDJ du Plateau
– CJE Cote des neiges
– Groupe Conseil Saint-Denis (19$/h)
– Maison des jeunes Ahuntsic (Squatt d’Ahuntsic)
– Maison des jeunes bordeaux Cartierville
– Maison des jeunes d’Anjou (Le Chemin Faisant)
– Maison des jeunes Saint Leonard (EN&FR):
– Tyndale (EN&FR)
– CJE Bourassa-Sauvé, Rond Point Montreal Nord (5 mai!) https://www.arrondissement.com/tout-get-emplois/pc1/u204314?m=SP
– L’ancre des jeunes ( Ca pousse Verdun)
– YMCA du Parc – comblé
– YMCA Saint Laurent
– CJE Centre-Nord (Saint-Michel) (18$/h)
– CJE Centre-Nord (Villeray) (18$/h)