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YOUTH-AT-LARGE REGISTRATIONS ARE NOW OPEN FOR THE 2021-2022 TERM!

While applications to become an appointed Voting Committee Member are now closed, you can join our team by filling out the Youth-At-Large (YAL) member registration.

The application is currently open, however when it closes, you may join as a YAL member at any point throughout the year. Peruse our subcommittee's and send us an email (youthcouncil@edmonton.ca) or message us expressing which subcommittee you would like to join 

• Is between the ages of 13 to 23
• Is a resident of the City of Edmonton
• Encouraged to attend monthly committee meetings
• Vote at subcommittee meetings
• Make motions at subcommittee meetings
• Initiate, plan and execute project/policy work

  • A one-year term, is from September 1 to August 31, and you can re-register each year until the age of 23. 

  • YAL Members are encouraged to take part in subcommittees of their choice, and lead initiative teams they are passionate about within that term.

  • You can join our team by filling out the Youth-At-Large (YAL) member registration.

  • The application is currently open, however when it closes, you may join as a YAL member at any point throughout the year. Peruse our subcommittee's and send us an email (youthcouncil@edmonton.ca) or message us expressing which subcommittee you would like to join 

• Is between the ages of 13 to 23
• Is a resident of the City of Edmonton
• Selected and placed by the Chair and City Council through the application process
• Must attend monthly committee meetings
• Vote at subcommittee meetings
• Make motions at subcommittee meetings
• Initiate, plan and execute project/policy work

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  • A one-year term, is from September 1 to August 31 and is renewable for members to a maximum of six consecutive years, or to the age of 23. 

  • City of Edmonton Volunteer Management practices include an annual evaluation of board/committee members  [City Policy C575B]  to determine reappointment.

  • City of Edmonton Youth who are between the ages of 13 and 23 [Bylaw 14126]

  • Motivation and passion for volunteering, community development and bringing your vision and voice to the City.

  • Played an active role in making a positive difference within your local communities.

  • Capacity for curiosity and wanting to learn

  • Social Media management is an asset.

  • Team-oriented and willingness to provide feedback and guidance to others.

  • The ability to commit 15 – 20 Hours per month (for monthly Youth Council meetings and subcommittee meetings to perform research, public engagement and other activities)

  • Youth Council meets the first Wednesday of each month, from 5:30 – 8:00 pm at City Hall

  • Individuals under the age of 18 may only participate with the express written consent of their legal guardian (City Policy C575)

 

  • Adherence to CEYC's bylaws.

  • Provide leadership, mentor ship and engagement opportunities to all general assembly and subcommittee members.

  • Commitment to the programs and services of CEYC.

  • Help communicate and promote CEYC's mission and programs to the community.

  • Regularly attend meetings and subcommittee meetings.

  • Be prepared and read all documents in advance of the meetings 

 

Community and Public Services Committee of Council serves as the Selection Committee for the City of Edmonton Youth Council. The selection processes will take place in the following order, similar to years past:

  • April 23rd, 2021 - Taleo Application Opens

  • May 24th, 2021 - Taleo Application Expires

  • May 30th - Applicant Short Listing

  • June 24th - Applicant Interviews

  • July 5th - Appointments made by City Council

PLEASE NOTE: APPLICATIONS FOR VOTING COMMITTEE MEMBERS ARE NOW CLOSED. Please stay tuned for the 2022-2023 term application deadlines!