Black Boys Code: Nova Scotia - Chapter Leader

265 east 15 Ave, Nova Scotia V5T 4K4 , Canada
by Black Boys Code
Black Boys Code: Nova Scotia - Chapter Leader

Black Boys Code: Nova Scotia - Chapter Leader

265 east 15 Ave, Nova Scotia V5T 4K4 , Canada
by Black Boys Code


We are currently seeking an individual, with lived experiences in the African Nova Scotian/Black communities, who would like to make an impact!!! someone who would like to make a difference to the next generation of boys in our community?

Then you may want to consider joining Black Boys Code as a Chapter Lead for Nova Scotia.

The Nova Scotia Chapter Leader plays a vital role in introducing digital literacy to boys from our community.
About Black Boys Code (BBC):

Black Boys Code is a national Not for Profit organization dedicated to introducing young boys of colour through their critical development years (ages 8 to 17 years old) to computer science through exposure workshops, Hackathons, after school and summer programs.

Our programs are aimed at boys at a young age to build their capacity and skills in the STEM (Science, Technologies, Engineering and Math) fields with a focus on computer science.

We utilize mentorship, industry exposure, and intensive training in the field of computer science to help the boys understand they have the ability to become technological innovators and creators in the digital age.

• Build then oversee the local volunteer core chapter team
• Recruit core team members as needed
• On-board/train core team members
• Develop educational material
• Participate in monthly leadership meetings as well as meet regularly meet with the Black Boys Code executive team to develop goals and strategies for the chapter
• Plan BBC fundraising events
• Manage/work with core team members to plan and host events
• Workshop/event evaluation to ensure all activities/services meets organizational objectives

Key Accountabilities
• Raise community awareness of the Black Boys Code programs
• Determine volunteers needed for each local event
• Cultivate strong relationships within the community
• Listen to parents and community leaders on community needs
• Plan chapter programs/events for the year and as required
• Identify workshop/event facilities

Skills, Experience & Qualifications
• Minimum 3 years’ people management experience
• Minimum 3 years’ customer service experience
• Strong communication skills both orally and in written
• Flexible/adaptable to change
• Detailed oriented
• Organized
• MS Office proficient

Hours: Minimum 5-6 hours per week (more time may be required during ramp-up/on boarding period)Competitive hourly pay rate.

Term – One year

Black Boys Code
265 east 15 Ave
Vancouver BC



265 east 15 Ave, Nova Scotia V5T 4K4 , Canada
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Additonal Toursim Resources
African Nova Scotian Directory - Google Local Guide
African Nova Scotian Tourism Guide
Africville Story Map
Destination Liberty: Your guide to Black Historic Travel Destinations in Nova Scotia
Historical Black Settlements in Nova Scotia (Google Map)
Jamaican Maroons in Halifax: A Black Canadian History Guide
Nova Scotia Toursim: Discover African Nova Scotia

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