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Ukrainian Dance Outreach Coordinator

Ukrainian Canadian Congress - Saskatchewan, Saskatoon
Deadline: April 12, 2017 - April 28, 2017


Name: Danylo Puderak

Phone: 306-652-5850 ext 108




April 28, 2017

UCC Saskatchewan invites applications for a part-time Ukrainian Dance Outreach Coordinator position.

Ukrainian Dance Outreach Program Goals
1. enhancing support of Saskatchewan’s Ukrainian dance community;
2. facilitating networking opportunities for Ukrainian dance community stakeholders (volunteers, instructors, dancers, supporters);
3. increasing collaboration and cooperation among dance community members;
4. offering an effective, accessible, sustainable and relevant communication, information and support program for Saskatchewan’s Ukrainian dance community.

Specific job duties include but are not limited to:
1. organizing the UCC Saskatchewan’s Ukrainian dance summer program for dancers and instructors as well as additional professional development and capacity building opportunities;
2. updating and implementing a UCC Saskatchewan’s Dance Outreach Strategy;
3. preparing Ukrainian dance-related information for UCC Saskatchewan and other relevant media;
4. organizing relevant sessions for UCC Saskatchewan’s annual spring conference;
5. managing the dance section of UCC Saskatchewan’s ( web site, including: a Ukrainian dance community profile; database of qualified dance instructors and dance festival adjudicators; a compilation of relevant funding opportunities; information about Saskatchewan’s Ukrainian dance festivals; employment resources; information on costuming and music and Ukrainian dance camps; and
6. facilitating on-going networking and development opportunities for the province’s dance community.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES (Required for satisfactory job performance)
The candidate will have proficient knowledge in the following areas:
 cultural not-for-profit and volunteer sector; and
 the Ukrainian dance and/or cultural community of Saskatchewan.

The candidate will demonstrate the following skills:
 excellent communication, interpersonal, networking and team-building skills
 effective organizational, time management and reporting skills
 workshop facilitation
 grant writing experience
 analytical, problem-solving and decision-making skills
 computer skills including (Windows OS, MS Office, Publisher an asset)
 valid Saskatchewan class 5 driver’s licence
 proficiency in the English language; Ukrainian language skills are an asset but not required
 CPR and First Aid Certificate are an asset but nor required

Personal Attributes
The candidate will maintain strict confidentiality in performing the all duties. The candidate will also possess the following personal attributes:
 honesty and trustworthiness, bondable
 ability to work with children and youth
 leadership, shows initiative and is responsible
 respectfulness, cultural awareness and sensitivity
 flexibility, adaptability

Please submit a resume plus cover letter outlining relevant work experience along with three references to:

Ukrainian Canadian Congress - Saskatchewan
Attention: Danylo Puderak, Executive Director
#4-2345 Avenue C North, Saskatoon, SK, S7L 5Z5
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Salary: commensurate with skills and experience
Expected start date: May 2017