Youth Green Jobs – Apply Now
February 22, 2018
Wage subsidies (50%) will be available for 2018 and 2019 summer formunicipalities and other organizations to hire Youth for Green Jobs.
The Canadian Parks and Recreation Association (CPRA) has secured Government of Canada funding via Employment and Social Development Canada to support a “green jobs” program for youth. Officially entitled the Summer Work Experience Green Jobs Initiative, the Program will provide direct financial support (via wage subsidies) to municipalities, Indigenous communities and other sector organizations, allowing them to offer new summer job positions that focus on green career-related activities.
First round of applications due February 26, 2018. For all program details, FAQ, and Application forms – Learn More
CPRA is hosting a webinar on the Green Jobs Initiative on Friday February 23, 2018 at 12:00 – 1:00 pm EST (in English)
Learn about the program, application process and important dates. Register Now