Academic Coordinator: General Workshops (Business Functions, Financial Literacy, Post-Secondary)

Project FLY (Future Leaders in Youth), is a development workshop-based program that aims to empower at-risk youth to take advantage of opportunities in post-secondary education, employment, and entrepreneurship. Through interactive workshop, Project FLY educates youth on core topics which include the importance of post-secondary education, employment skills, environmental sustainability, leadership, financial literacy, professional soft skills, nutrition, and entrepreneurship. 

This year, Project FLY’s objectives include;

  1. Strengthening the current academic content for the Business & Nutrition workshops
  2. Expand our content by looking for opportunities to transition into mental health workshops
  3. Continuing to build on our relationships with current community partners (YMCA, JA, CLK Youth)
  4. Looking for new opportunities within the community to provide our workshops 

YOU’LL NEED TO: 

•    Have excellent written and oral communication skills

•    Be very organized and resourceful

•    Be able to work independently with little direction

IT’D BE GREAT IF YOU HAVE:

•    Experience working with youth/students

•    Experience writing program content

•    An interest in youth development

TASKS YOU WOULD DO:

•    Develop academic content relating to business functions, including relevant activities (and possibly workbooks/activity sheets/handouts)

•    Identify and partner with external mentors and professionals to help develop academic content 

Enactus uOttawa

Enactus uOttawa, Telfer School of Management, University of Ottawa, 55 Laurier Avenue East, Ottawa, ON, K1N 6N5