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Job Posting: Learning Facilitator – Bilingual

Job Posting – Bilingual Facilitator

Department Learning
Reports to Director of Research & Policy
Posting type External
Term Flexible (Full time, part time, contract, casual)
Location Various – Depending on training locations
Application deadline Open until filled
Apply by jobs@egale.ca – Note Job Title in Subject Line

Our Organization…

Egale Canada Human Rights Trust (Egale) works to improve the lives of LGBTQI2S people by informing public policy, inspiring cultural change, and promoting human rights and inclusion through research, education and community engagement. Egale’s vision is a Canada, and ultimately a world, without homophobia, biphobia, transphobia and all other forms of oppression so that every person can achieve their full potential, free from hatred and bias.

Our Team…

Our work, individually and collectively, is guided by a set of six commitments which are at the very heart of everything we do:

Integrity – We Lead with Integrity Diversity – We Embrace Diversity Growth – We Foster Growth Learning – We are Always Learning Collaboration – We are Stronger Together Intention – We Act with Purpose

Egale Canada Human Rights Trust (Egale) works to improve the lives of LGBTQI2S people by informing public policy, inspiring cultural change, and promoting human rights and inclusion through research, education and community engagement. The acronym LGBTQI2S references all people with diverse gender identities and experiences of attraction (sexual orientation), including those who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, queer, questioning, intersex, or Two Spirit. Egale’s vision is a Canada, and ultimately a world, without homophobia, biphobia, transphobia and all other forms of oppression so that every person can achieve their full potential, free from hatred and bias.

We are looking for a bilingual facilitator to join our growing and evolving learning team

Egale services a diverse portfolio of clients with various exposure and understanding of Anti-Racist and Anti-Oppression frameworks, intersectionality, human rights issues facing the LGBTQI2S communities through education and discussions by raising awareness.  Our clients include school boards, academic institutions, municipality, private corporations in financial, performing arts, entertainment, with audience of different social categories, such as ages, gender identity, race, class, and ability.

Depending on your experience level and availability, you will be the primary facilitator and/or co-facilitator in delivering workshops and presentations in promoting equity and inclusion in various spaces.

The bilingual facilitator…

  • Post secondary education in education, adult education, communications, social work and/or relevant field
  • Must be fluent in English and French, both written and verbal
  • Must have minimum of 2 years of facilitation experience in various settings and formats, i.e. group facilitation, public speaking, SME trainers, e-learning facilitator, etc.
  • Familiarity with the LGBTQI2S community and LGBTQI2S human rights more generally
  • Must have the ability to navigate and adapt to learning space and audience dynamics
  • Ability to discuss and present complex, difficult and controversial topics and respond to diverse audience groups
  • Ideal to have previous experience in conducting audience needs assessment, curriculum/content building and demonstrated ability to understand the client needs and fine-tuning the learning content and styles to suit needs
  • An exceptional facilitator and also works well in team settings
  • Skilled in adaptive learning that breaks traditional models which facilitates and fosters autonomy learning
  • Proficient in using different learning strategies and medium, such as, Virtual Learning, Social Media, blogs, video conferences, etc. and proficient with computers and software applications
  • Experiencing facilitating in corporate settings in topics such as workplace diversity and inclusion, gender based violence is highly desirable
  • Flexibility in availability and mobility is highly preferred
  • A valid G driver license is considered a strong asset
  • Resident of Ontario

To put forward your candidacy, please submit a cover letter with your availability, preferred working region and experience level relevant to the position, along with a copy of resume to:

Egale Canada HR Department jobs@egale.ca

Please specify Position Title in Subject Line

Applications will be considered as they are received until the position is filled.

Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. If you require an accommodation (including alternate format materials, accessible meeting rooms or other accommodation), please let us know and we will work with you to meet your needs.

Egale’s Statement on Employment Equity and Diversity Egale Canada Human Rights Trust is committed to ensuring that members of traditionally marginalized groups, from a broad range of communities, feel empowered to apply for positions within the organization. We encourage qualified applicants to consider work and volunteer opportunities with Egale as we recognize that a diverse work force and volunteer base are critical to accomplishing our mission. The organization is dedicated to taking proactive steps to overcome historical patterns of discrimination in our society which have created barriers of race, colour, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, language, class, sexual orientation, and gender identity or expression for some individuals and have resulted in the denial of their full participation in society.