The Youth Ambassador Program Coordinator Opportunity:

TEDxYouth@Toronto is looking to engage and empower young people and we want your help! We are looking for a coordinator to run our Youth Ambassador Program that oversees and channels the excitement and enthusiasm of a group of dedicated high school volunteers we call Youth Ambassadors.

You will recruit and build a team of young people to help engage a greater high school audience to promote TEDxYouth@Toronto. Your successful efforts will help young people engage their peers and take TEDxYouth@Toronto 2018 to the next level.


About the gig:

  • Define key program goals and milestones as well as metrics for success

  • Own the process for recruiting and building a team of Youth Ambassadors

  • Leverage the Youth Ambassador network as a source of ideas and initiatives to enhance the TEDxYouth@Toronto experience

  • Work with the Graphic Design Team to plan and execute Youth Ambassador social media campaigns

  • Work closely with the Event and Logistic Coordinators to plan the TEDxYouth@Toronto summer meetup

  • Manage the Youth Ambassador Facebook group


You’re Perfect Because You...

  • are passionate about community development and youth leadership

  • have experience working with youth, specifically with coordinating and engaging a team of volunteers

  • have excellent interpersonal and organizational skills

  • have a knack for quantifying and measuring impact

  • are a strong  event planner

  • have worked in a non-profit setting

  • love working with young people!