Career and volunteering opportunities

Join the Umoja movement! Explore diverse career opportunities within our organization and throughout the community. Whether you’re passionate about making a difference through volunteering or seeking professional growth, Umoja offers a dynamic platform to contribute to positive change. Embrace the chance to collaborate, innovate, and empower others while building a rewarding career with purpose. 

We are currently looking for a Community Support Worker. As a Community Support worker you’ll collaborate with youth program participants and their families, offering comprehensive support to foster community integration and positive development. Operating within an Asset-Based Community Development framework, you’ll deliver personalized, strength-focused care, assisting with systems navigation, referrals, and progress monitoring. Reporting to the Community Program Lead, you’ll play a vital role in promoting social cohesion and empowering individuals towards pro-social outcomes.

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We are currently looking for a new team member to join us as our part time Program Support. Reporting to the Community Program Lead, the Program Support works directly with youth program participants and their families, providing wrap-around supports to our community programs. The Program Support will provide person-centred and strength-based care in the context of Asset-Based Community Development initiatives, including systems navigation, and tracking progress.


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Join our team as a Camp Coordinator and take charge of creating unforgettable camp experiences! Reporting to the Camp Director, you’ll oversee the planning, organization, and execution of camp activities and logistics. Your role involves coordinating schedules, managing staff, and ensuring the safety and well-being of all campers and personnel. We’re seeking a proactive and organized individual with leadership skills and a passion for outdoor education and youth development. Prior experience in camp management or a related field is preferred. This is a full-time seasonal position with opportunities for growth and impact. If you’re ready to lead and inspire, apply now to join our dynamic team!

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Join our team as a Camp Counselor and make a lasting impact on the lives of campers! Working closely with our campers, you’ll provide guidance, support, and ensure their safety throughout their camp experience. Your role involves leading activities, fostering teamwork, and creating a positive and inclusive environment for all participants. While prior experience is preferred, we welcome individuals with a passion for working with children and making a difference. This is a seasonal position. If you’re enthusiastic, empathetic, and ready to create unforgettable memories, we want to hear from you!

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**Location:** Calgary, AB

**About the Role:**
Join our community partner programs in Calgary as a Volunteer Learning Partner. You’ll have the option to engage one-on-one or in group settings with children or youth, providing support with homework assignments, life skills, and other interactive learning activities. Volunteers typically dedicate 1-3 hours per week to tutoring sessions, with programs located across SE, SW, NE, and NW Calgary. Virtual volunteering options may also be available.

– Demonstrated inclusive and respectful approach towards learners, prioritizing their strengths and goals
– Solution-oriented and flexible attitude to adapt to varying session dynamics
– No prior teaching or education experience required; volunteers from diverse backgrounds are welcome
– Commitment to maintaining a regular tutoring schedule and attending all sessions

**What You’ll Receive:**
– Valuable experience working with communities in alternative learning settings, offering unique challenges and rewards
– Training focused on student-centered individualized learning and anti-oppression, along with ongoing support from staff and fellow tutors
– Opportunity for a reference after 3 months of volunteering and inclusion in our internal email list for employment updates

**Hours:** Part-time, 1-3 hours per week

**Note:** A Vulnerable Sector Police Check is required prior to starting the volunteer position.


For more information, please contact Megan Kimler, Volunteer Specialist at Umoja Community Mosaic: