About LGBT YouthLine
The Lesbian Gay Bi Trans YouthLine is a 2SLGBTQ+ youth-led organization that affirms and supports the experiences of youth (29 & under) across Ontario. We do this by:
Our Values and Strategic Plan can be found at youthline.ca
Reporting to the Executive Director, the Communications Specialist is responsible for leading the organization’s communications strategy, with a focus on strengthening our storytelling and program promotions. The Specialist will also develop and implement engagement strategies to strengthen communication with potential and current donors. The Specialist will work in partnership with staff, consultants, and Board members.
$45,000 to $50,500 per year (Commensurate with experience)
3 weeks of vacation and 4 weeks of sick time
1.5% Professional Development Budget
Health & Dental Benefits (after completion of 3-month probation)
Donors Engagement (25%)
Projects and Media (20%)
Application for Consideration
LGBT YouthLine only considers applicants that identify as part of the 2SLGBTQ+ community.
Grounded in principles of Anti-Racism and Anti-Oppression, we recognize and encourage applications from communities that are further marginalized in employment opportunities, including: Black, Indigenous, and people of colour, Trans-feminine people, Disabled people, people with experiences of migration, and people who have experiences of poverty. We particularly welcome applicants from these communities who are youth (under the age of 29). Applicants are strongly encouraged to self-identify in their cover letters, which will be kept confidential.
Applications from qualified candidates who live in Northern regions across Ontario are encouraged.
Submit your resume and cover letter focusing on demonstrated skills and examples of relevant experience, why the position appeals to you, and what you can bring to YouthLine. Please include two relevant writing samples.
We would like to thank all applicants for their interest in this position and value the time you have put into applying. Due to limited resources and time constraints, only candidates who are selected for interviews will be contacted.
Please send applications by Sunday, September 25 at 11:59pm EST