Call for applications: Action Canada Fellowship

Action Canada is now seeking applications from emerging Canadian leaders for our 2015/16 fellowship year. The application deadline is February 13, 2015.

Each year, Action Canada selects up to 20 outstanding young Canadians to participate in our 11-month leadership development program.

Action Canada enhances Fellows’ leadership skills, broadens their understanding of Canada and its policy choices, and is building an exceptional network of leaders for our future. The program revolves around five intensive, five-to-eight-day working conferences (scheduled around weekends) held across Canada.

For more information, visit the Action Canada website: http://www.actioncanada.ca/apply/how-to-apply/

New Jobs: Mowat Centre, Elections Ontario, Government of Nunavut

Executive Director, Energy Policy & Literacy, Mowat Centre. Apply by January 11, 2015.

The Executive Director-Energy Policy and Literacy will manage the Centre’s existing Energy Research Hub, and the creation of a new Energy Literacy Program. The existing Energy Research Hub builds on and draws from a network of Senior Research Officer/Advisor, Policy Associates government and sector leaders, and public stakeholders, to conduct independent, evidence-based research, working papers, and analysis on a range of key energy-related policy issues in Ontario.

Manager, Election Resources, Elections Ontario. Apply by December 19, 2014.

The Office of the Chief Electoral Officer, Operations Cluster, seeks an innovative and motivated leader to manage the strategic development, implementation and delivery of innovative recruitment strategies, administrative and issues management programs and projects that support the planning, preparation and delivery initiatives surrounding the execution of electoral and referenda events in Ontario.

Senior Policy Advisor, Department of Executive and Intergovernmental Affairs, Government of Nunavut. Apply by January 9, 2015.

Two opportunities are available for experienced policy advisors with a strong grasp of land claims agreements, to play a key role in Government of Nunavut (GN) devolution negotiations and agreements. Based in Iqaluit, NU, and reporting to the Director of Devolution, you will provide strategic advice and information to the Director as well as to the Devolution Chief Negotiator, the Devolution Working Group, and Senior Management of other GN departments, on issues that affect the negotiation and implementation of a Devolution Final Agreement.

Director of Policy and Planning, Department of Health, Government of Nunavut. Apply by January 9, 2015.

Under the direction of the Deputy Minister, you will draw on your progressive policy experience to provide support and guidance in the development, implementation and evaluation of health care policy, regulation and legislation.

 

 

New Jobs: CivicAction

Project Officer, CivicAction. Apply by January 2, 2015 at 17:00.

CivicAction is seeking a full-time Project Officer for a one year contract (with possibility of extension) to support the execution of CivicAction’s Escalator: Jobs for Youth Facing Barriers initiative, and other initiatives as required.

Project Manager, CivicAction. Apply by January 2, 2015 at 17:00.

CivicAction is seeking a full-time Project Manager for one-year contract (with possibility of extension) to manage the execution and expansion of CivicAction’s leadership programs, DiverseCity Fellows and the Emerging Leaders Network.

Please send your résumé, a cover letter and salary expectations in a single PDF to info@civicaction.ca by Friday, January 2, 5:00PM. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis and until the positions are filled.

New Jobs: Cancer Care Ontario, Ontario Public Service

Policy and Guidelines Temporary Analyst, Cancer Care Ontario. Apply by December 16, 2014 at 23:59.

This is initially a short term 4-6 month contract beginning as soon as possible, depending on the availability of the successful candidate.  This position is also flexible to both full-time and part-time working arrangements. To apply: send your resume to kate.dewasha@utoronto.ca no later than 11:59pm on Tuesday, December 16th.

Senior Policy Advisor, Ontario Ministry of Labour. Apply by December 10, 2014.

Consider this exciting opportunity with the Ministry of Labour’s Prevention Office, where you will provide project leadership and expertise in specialized research, analysis, development, implementation and issues management of occupational health and safety prevention, strategies, policies, programs, and standards.

Senior Policy Analyst, Ontario Ministry of Health and Long Term Care. Apply by December 10, 2014.

The Ministry of Health & Long-Term Care is looking for a policy expert to support the Provincial Programs Branch by providing leadership and expertise in all facets of policy development to help meet the strategic objective for provincial health care systems and delivery.

Policy Advisor, Ontario Ministry of Transportation. Apply by December 17, 2014.

The Ministry of Transportation, Policy and Planning Division is seeking an individual to participate in and support the research and analysis services related to the development of freight policy proposals.

Senior Program Advisor, Ontario Ministry of Citizenship, Immigration and International Trade. Apply by December 17, 2014.

Come and join the Program Development and Integrity Unit (PDI) and provide your expertise in program and policy development and evaluation while collaborating and networking with key stakeholders, in the process.

Junior Advisor (3 positions), Ontario Ministry of Aboriginal Affairs. Apply by December 19, 2014.

The Ministry of Aboriginal Affairs offers these exciting and challenging opportunities for individuals looking utilize their strong research and analysis skills in one of two areas: Aboriginal Relationships or Ministry Partnerships.

New Jobs: OPS, York Region, Wellesley Institute, Public Sector Digest

Senior Policy Advisor, Ministry of Health and Long Term Care. Apply by December 10, 2014.

The Ministry of Health & Long-Term Care is looking for a policy expert to support the Provincial Programs Branch by providing leadership and expertise in all facets of policy development to help meet the strategic objective for provincial health care systems and delivery.

Senior Policy Advisory, Ministry of Labour. Apply by December 10, 2014.

Consider this exciting opportunity with the Ministry of Labour’s Prevention Office, where you will provide project leadership and expertise in specialized research, analysis, development, implementation and issues management of occupational health and safety prevention, strategies, policies, programs, and standards.

Transportation Services Policy Analyst, York Region. Apply by December 10, 2014.

Reporting to the Head, Departmental Strategy and Policy, is responsible for providing policy and program support, review, research, analysis and coordination across the Department; assisting with the development of continuous quality improvement initiatives including process mapping and researching transportation industry best practices; and monitoring developments, opportunities and trends in legislation that may impact Transportation operations/planning or policy.

Researcher (4 positions), Wellesley Institute. Apply by January 15, 2015.

For the three full time positions we are interested in a range of applicants with different levels of experience, from early career researchers with some track record who are looking for a substantive position to launch a career, to mid career or more experienced researchers who are excited by the vision of Wellesley Institute and want to work with our team. The fourth position will be a one-year post to carry on our housing work while our housing specialist is on secondment.  The successful applicant will undertake work on housing supports and supportive housing to complement our ongoing work.  We envisage an applicant with at least a master’s degree in a relevant subject (or equivalent) and some track record in housing research.

Research Analyst, Public Sector Digest (London ON). Apply by December 5, 2014.