Constituency Office of MPP Doly Begum
Placement Organization: Constituency Office of MPP Doly Begum
Position Title: Community Outreach Assistant
Number of Possible Placements Available: 2
Working Site’s Location: 3110 Kingston Rd Unit #5A Toronto, ON M1M 1P2 Canada
Students will have a chance to learn alongside MPP Doly Begum, who represents the riding of Scarborough Southwest at Queen's Park. MPP Begum is also the Deputy Leader of the Official Opposition, and the Official Opposition Critic for Foreign Credentials, Citizenship, and Immigration Services.
At the Constituency Office, students will work with a team that focuses on outreach, casework, and providing day-to-day support to community members trying to access provincial services. Students will have the opportunity to do on-the-ground work with community members, plan outreach activities, work on digital and social media plans, as well as legislative activities in Parliament.
- Strong written and oral communication skills.
- Ability to research and summarize research findings.
- Ability to work as a part of a team.
- Interest in working with the public and social causes.
- Proficiency in video editing and graphic design.
- Ability to speak a second language.