Call for Applications: CBLIP Immigrant Advisory Table
The CBLIP is currently forming an Immigrant Advisory Table (IAT) of approximately twenty people to ensure that newcomer perspectives inform the work and decisions of the CBLIP Council and its future working groups. The CBLIP is seeking applications from immigrants who live in Cape Breton and can bring lived experience to their role as an IAT member. Please note that this is a volunteer position.
The primary objectives of the IAT will be to:
Member Roles & Responsibilities
IAT members will help provide direction for the CBLIP by:
Required Knowledge & Skills
The CBLIP is looking for applicants with:
The first IAT meeting will be scheduled in August or September 2018. At that time, an annual meeting schedule will be determined, with meetings occurring between four and six times per year. Additional meetings may be scheduled on an as-needed basis. Meeting locations will be determined by IAT members. Members are expected to attend all IAT meetings.
In the first year of the IAT, members will serve one-year terms. Following the first year, members will serve two or three year terms with length determined by self-nomination.
To download an application form, please click here.
Please send completed applications forms to: Kailea Pedley, CBLIP Program Manager, Cape Breton Partnership, 285 Alexandra Street, Sydney, NS, B1S 2E8, or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Applications will be accepted until July 20, 2018 at 4pm.
Any questions or concerns regarding the CBLIP Immigrant Advisory Table or its application process can be directed to Kailea Pedley, CBLIP Program Manager at email@example.com or 902 258 7331.