Position: Manager, Shad Campus Program, Western Region
Deadline: January 20, 2020
Posted: January 14, 2020
Job Description / Duties
Hustle. Problem-Solver. Team Player. We’re looking for an operational expert with experience in working with youth programs to join our team and hit the ground running, building and maintaining a portfolio of 10 (and growing each year!) campus programs for 500+ students. You have an ability to manage multiple priorities and work collaboratively with diverse stakeholder groups. You enjoy rolling up your sleeves to execute flawlessly and thrive in an environment full of ever-changing priorities. You have a good sense of humour, work well in a team and tackle projects with self-guidance and enthusiasm. While not a requirement, French is a strong asset.
About the Role
Every day is different at Shad Canada. At any given time, you will have direct responsibility for:
• Oversight and management of Shad campus programs for the Western Region
• Lead initiatives to increase effectiveness and scalability of program operations
• Development of pre-program and in-program supports for students
• Development of processes and tools for risk management policies
• Management of parent and Shad participant inquires and issues
• Lead and coordinate centralized curriculum opportunities
• Develop and monitor systems to ensure program compliance requirements are achieved for all campus programs
• Support the summer program admissions process, including bursary allocation
• Support and participate in the delivery of the annual Program Manager meeting
In addition to areas of direct responsibility, you will work with other Shad team members to support funding proposals, government and university relations and events.
For most of the year, this role will have normal business hours. The Shad program runs during the month of July. The Manager, Shad Campus Program, Western Region must be available 24-7 during the month and may also have significant Canadian travel requirements.
Out of deep respect for diversity in all of its forms and equal treatment for all people, we welcome and encourage applications from all qualified individuals regardless of race, ethnic origin, religion, age, colour, gender, sexual orientation, ability or disability. Shad Canada is committed to creating an inclusive environment for all team members.
Interested applicants should apply to firstname.lastname@example.org by January 20, 2020 and include a cover letter along with your CV. We thank all applicants but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Do you have a demonstrated record of operational excellence, passion for youth and STEAM and exceptional communication and organizational skills? Come work with us.
As Canada’s leading STEAM and Entrepreneurship based enrichment program for high school students, Shad Canada is currently looking to add a Manager, Shad Campus Program, Western Region to our growing team. Based in Waterloo you will support the National Programs portfolio and will have direct responsibility for the implementation and delivery of Shad’s summer program for the Western Region.
Ambitious. Passionate. Powerful. Shad is on a mission to empower exceptional youth to make the world a better place. We have four decades of success in delivering a life-changing and transformational program for over 18,000 students and 19 university campuses and counting. Our 27-day live-in program is known for finding the very brightest of students from all walks of life who are engaged and passionate about their world and helping them take it to the next level and to make a difference in their communities and beyond. We have an ambitious plan to grow our impact by partnering with additional universities across Canada.