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COVID-19

Community Manager Job Open

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CreativePEI has an opening for a Community Manager to lead our Youth Creative Entrepreneurship project, the Virtual HIVE.

Term:          20 weeks – February 1 to June 26, 2021

Hours:        37.5 hours/week

Pay:             $24/hour

Location:    Charlottetown (although most of the work can be done from home)

About the Virtual HIVE

The Virtual HIVE is a creative entrepreneurship training and incubation project for youth. It is based on the very successful HIVE program that CreativePEI ran from 2014-17. The main difference is that the Virtual HIVE will be delivered almost exclusively online

The goal of the Digital HIVE is to empower and support 25 youth creative entrepreneurs from diverse communities to capitalize on the COVID-19 opportunity to launch new or pivoted independent businesses.

The Digital HIVE project will use CreativePEI’s proven Learning Management System to deliver the three components of the program: 

  1. Training and mentorship
  2. Business incubation
  3. Peer support networks. 

Responsibilities

  • Managing the Youth Creative Entrepreneurship project under the supervision of the Executive Director
  • Coordinating the activities of the various teams working on the project – training , digital, community.
  • Directly supervising the project interns
  • Creating and maintaining a thriving online community amongst all of the project participants

Required Skills

  • Community management
  • Project management including financial management
  • Digital communication
  • Staff supervision

To Apply

  • Please send a cover letter and resume to Mark Sandiford mark@creativepei.ca
  • Deadline is Sunday, January 24, 2021

Questions?

  • Mark Sandiford, Executive Director, CreativePEI
  • 902-367-3844
  • mark@creativepei.ca

COVID-19 Supports for Creative Sector Businesses and Workers

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During the COVID-19 crisis, CreativePEI is maintaining an up-to-date list of supports for the creative sector.

Government of Canada click here

Government of Prince Edward Island click here

Department of Canadian Heritage click here

Canada Council for the Arts click here

List maintained by CBC Arts click here

Canada Media Fund click here

Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency click here

*NEW* PEI Business Women’s Association click here