BGCBigs Youth Newsletter | July 2023

BGCBigs wants to keep you informed on all things in the community and in youth employment.
Edmonton Career Fair & Training Expo July 26, 2023
Get in front of hiring managers!

Network and apply with Employer Exhibitors.

Build meaningful rapports you need to advance your career in the direction that you want.

Learn about exciting new career options and obtain valuable information about how to earn the credentials and diplomas you need to get the job you want with our Training Exhibitors.

TWOSE is hiring for the following position

Closes June 26 (Monday)

Apply by sending resume and cover letter to [email protected]
Hey young job seeker!

Looking for experience to kickstart your career?
Check out Youth Jobs Canada, who've got tons of cool opportunities for you! Search based on your interests, skills, and location.
They update their job database regularly, so you won't miss a thing. Plus, they offer resources to help you with resumes and interviews. Don't miss out on gaining valuable skills and connections.

Looking for exciting career opportunities?
Check out the diverse job openings Careers at WEM!
Join their dynamic team, enjoy growth opportunities, and a supportive work culture.
Explore possibilities here and take the first step towards an extraordinary career journey.

Share your time, skills and energy with one of the many services or programs the city offers.

Your involvement makes a difference.
The Leaders in Training (LIT) program is for youth (ages 13-17) to develop leadership skills and gain valuable practical experience while having fun with children.

It allows youth to give back to their community and earn leadership hours for school.

A Leader In Training supports City of Edmonton recreation leaders to run summer programs for children.
Founded in 1999 by the Edmonton Horticultural SocietyCanadian Union of Postal Workers, and the City of Edmonton to celebrate attractive front yards in Edmonton to celebrate attractive front yards in Edmonton.

A variety of volunteer opportunities are available including volunteering for children's programs, special events or as a zookeeper assistant.

  • Ages 13+ for Special Event Volunteers
  • Ages 16+ for Visitor Experience Ambassadors
Fort Edmonton Park often requires volunteers to help with community happenings, special events, and general needs around the park!

Join the '23 Summer Season
Create memories with guests as a Costumed Historical Volunteer Interpreter, take pride in beautifying the largest Living History Museum in Western Canada as a Historical Gardener, build your job skills as a Junior Day Camp Leader, or many more! 

Partners in Parks is a beautification program that helps Edmontonians enhance and preserve their local green space.

Registration closes JUNE 30TH or until volunteer spaces are filled.

This season, there are 120 volunteer positions available to Edmontonians. We encourage you to register as soon as possible!

Root for Trees is excited to return with volunteers to plant native trees, shrubs and wildflowers in Edmonton’s naturalized areas.

Upcoming Schedule @ Allard

Wednesday, June 28 4-7pm
Thursday, June 29 4-7pm
Friday, June 30 10am-1pm
Wednesday, July 5 4-7pm
Wednesday, July 12 4-7pm
Saturday, July 22 10am-1pm
Saturday, July 29 10am-1pm

Schedule Gets Updated Monthly.
Find jobs, skill-building, and volunteer opportunities for youth
The Youth Digital Gateway helps young people prepare for their future. Volunteer, plan your education, and explore careers.

Get help with your resume, prepare for an interview, and find the right job for you. 
Connect to volunteer opportunities in Edmonton via link above.
One to One
Scholarship Support Is Available!
Are you interested in applying for scholarships, bursaries, or grants? Would you like some help with that?

Contact Us!
Child & Youth Engagement Facilitator
Fardoussa Omar
for more information, questions or concerns at:
Need More Information
Contact Us!
Please reach out to our Youth Employment Coordinator
Muna Abdulfatah Ahmed
for more information, questions or concerns.

780 699-8506