TESL Manitoba: Call for Board Members

Organization Details
Organization Name: TESL Manitoba
Address: P.O. Box 68013
Winnipeg MB  R3L 2V9
Website: https://teammanitoba.org/
Organizational Description: TESL Manitoba (formerly TEAM) is a non-profit, unregistered professional association for English language teachers/instructors in Manitoba. TESL Manitoba serves its members through advocacy and professional development, and offers and promotes programs and services for members and learners in the province
Volunteer Opportunity Details
Description of Duties: Secretary - The Secretary is responsible for preparing, maintaining and distributing meeting minutes. This role is for a two-year term.

We are also seeking Board Officers to take on a variety of roles/tasks, including chair positions of sub-committees. Please contact us for more information about other possible roles.

Finally, we are seeking Board Members-at-Large. Members-at-Large may join the Board without taking on a specific role in order to familiarize themselves with the procedures and practices of the Board. They are then encouraged to take on a formal position.

The ideal candidate would be familiar with the teaching practice of ESL/EAL and with the sector generally. Teaching credentials are not required, but experience in the field is highly valued.

Related qualifications and experience will also be considered. Prior experience on a board is an asset, but we are willing to train those without prior board experience.

Skills Required: To apply for a position, please submit a letter of interest and an updated resume via email to teslmanitoba.general@gmail.com with the subject line "Board Member Application."
You do not need to have a specific position in mind to apply, though this is welcome.

Review of applications will begin immediately.
Skills Required: Candidates considered for a position will be contacted with more information about the selection process. We sincerely thank all applicants for their interest in these volunteer positions.
Skills Gained/Related Careers: Leadership, Project Management, Decision Making or Communication Skills
Age: 18-30, 31-54, 55+
Time Commitment: Daytime, Evening, Weekend, Micro Volunteering, Remote Volunteering
Between 3-5 hours per month, depending on the role
Location of volunteer opportunity: Winnipeg
Does opportunity require a criminal record check? No
Does opportunity require a child abuse registry check? No
Opportunity is available to candidates that: Uses a wheelchair
Organization will provide: Certificate of recognition
How to Apply: Email: teslmanitoba.general@gmail.com
Closing Date: Jun 10, 2023
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