27 August, 2023

We’re hiring: Alberta provincial lead

About the position:

Type: Independent Contractor, full-time

Position overview:

Disability Without Poverty is seeking a dynamic individual with lived experience and commitment to disability justice to support movement building and momentum around the Canada Disability Benefit in Alberta. 

The successful candidate will:

  • Have strong spoken and written communication skills including being comfortable speaking with politicians and the media.
  • Be able to organize in-person and online events in Alberta.
  • Be required to build relationships on the ground, engage diverse stakeholders and support a united voice in the province around meaningfully reducing poverty for people with disabilities. 

The successful candidate will have to:

  • Create a provincial work plan that is in conjunction with the DWP National strategic plan
  • Manage the workplan
  • Be flexible with a fast-moving, ever-changing federal-provincial-territorial strategy toward the implementation of the Canada Disability Benefit. 

If you have a combination of education and experience in advocacy, outreach, communication, government relations, public relations, accessibility, and you are a resident of Alberta, please send your cover letter and resume to by Sept 15th, 2023.

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