The International Volunteer Exchange Program (IVEP)/Summerbridge Coordinator is responsible for all aspects of the IVEP program (i.e., contacting, organizing, and facilitating a smooth entry for young adults into the North America culture). The IVEP/Summerbridge Coordinator is also responsible for coordinating the Summerbridge program in Manitoba. The Summerbridge program is an 8–12 week summer opportunity for young adults of diverse cultural backgrounds. Summerbridge participants receive a stipend to serve in their home congregations and communities, taking on projects of importance to the congregation and experiencing the fulfillment of Christian service. 
The primary tasks of the position involve placing and supporting 4-8 IVEPers for the duration of one year of service (i.e., August to July). A secondary task is to coordinate the placement of 1 or 2 Summerbridge participants during the summer months. Only those candidates who are legally eligible to work in Canada should apply.

Full time equivalent: 
18 Months
Start date: 
Wednesday, September 19, 2018
Winnipeg, MB