Web Developer Lead - STEM INNOVATION PROGRAM - Volunteer Role

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ORGANIZATION: Idealist.org

Recruiting Organization: STEM Montessori Academy of Canada

This position is for an immediate start. Kindly read the job description duties prior to the application. Serious inquiries only.

The Stem Montessori Academy of Canada is a federally registered not-for-profit regional science, technology, engineering, and maths (STEM) program open to all students with the mission to deliver top-notch STEM literacy and application. The STEM program educates students from preschool to high school and is available to all children nationwide. SMAC specializes in an advanced, bar-none STEM-based educational curriculum that emphasizes the interconnected subject areas of science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM).

Our successful volunteers have these characteristics:

• Self-directed and motivated learner

• Research answers and questions independently, but know when to ask for assistance

• Shows initiative within competence limits and seeks means to fulfill areas for improvement

• Flexible, confident, and respectful to others

• Passion for education

• Enthusiastic and exemplifies a good work ethic - dedicated and committed

• Great at planning, organization, leadership and teamwork, and time management

Duties & Responsibilities:

• MemberPress knowledge required

• Web Development Developer/Manager to manage the project direction and determine steps to completion.

• Manage all actions to be implemented during the project and ensure good communication between participants.

• Allocates tasks to all web teams including back-end, front-end, and auditors in the early phases of the project including drafting of the specifications, defining the schedule of implementation, and the delivery dates.

• Manage various problems encountered (unidentified technical constraints, human resources management, conflict resolution, need for material resources, etc.) in order to solve them and allow the continuity of the project.


• STRONG knowledge of MemberPress, and working with implementation

• STRONG technical knowledge

• Knowledge of working with Moodle, Github, WordPress, MySQL

• Speak effectively with both the technical team and management.

• Highly focused, detail-oriented, and very conscientious of meeting project restraints and timelines.

• Highly collaborative style; experience developing and marketing team.

• Excellent writing/editing and verbal communication skills

• A strong track record as an implementer who thrives on managing a variety of key initiatives

• Self-starter, able to work independently; enjoys creating and implementing new initiatives

Other Qualifications:

• Applicants must have an understanding of charitable and not-for-profit organizations.

What’s in it for you?

• Flexible remote schedule

• Volunteer hours

• Social Media and Marketing experience and network opportunities

• Job reference letter (if required)

• On-the-job training and experience in the field

Other Information:

The volunteer requirements for this program is a commitment of at least 2-4 hours per week from April 2 - 15 and will last until June 30, 2024. We have a lot of exciting opportunities including team leadership, management, supervisory, and VP positions available for this project.

*Please note, that you must be available for the next 3 months if you commit to a position listed above. All volunteers on board for this project must be available to attend weekly team meetings on any ONE of the following days:

- Thursday evenings 8 pm Eastern - 40 - 60 minutes, OR

- Sunday evenings 8 pm Eastern - 40 - 60 minutes, OR

- Wednesday noon 12 pm Eastern - 40 - 60 minutes

**Only ONE of these times listed above needs to work with your schedule.

We are strongly committed to equity and diversity within our community. We welcome and encourage applications from all religious backgrounds, persons of color, women, Indigenous/Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, and others who can contribute to the diversification of our community. Interested candidates are encouraged to submit a resume to volunteer@stemcanada.ca

We thank you for your interest in this opportunity; however, only those candidates selected will be contacted.

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Fee Amount: None

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