Breaking the Silence: Guatemala Coordinator

This position is based in Guatemala City, Guatemala, and requires that the applicant be a Canadian citizen, dual citizen, or permanent resident of Canada.

35 hours/week (self-managed)

Annual Salary of $25,000CAD per year plus per diem, expenses, benefits and 4 weeks annual vacation (after seven years, 5 weeks annual vacation)

BTS provides:
● one work-related and one personal return flight between Canada and Guatemala per year

● professional development opportunities through the Tatamagouche Centre

● full international health coverage

● Leave policy for mental health and other reasons

Permanent position (BTS has a dedicated and active volunteer fundraising committee; staff are not asked to fundraise.)
Work location: based in Guatemala City, with visits to BTS partners in various parts of Guatemala (with travel costs covered), annual paid visit to the Maritimes, also work online.

The newly hired Guatemala Coordinator will participate in a minimum three-month probation period before a permanent position is offered.

Rolling Applications Accepted

To apply please send the following to

● Resume

● Cover letter of no more than one page that outlines your motivations, skills and experience for this position. In the cover letter, please mention where you heard about this position.

● 3 references

Breaking the Silence encourages people from diverse race, gender, ethnic group, sexual orientation, age, personality, cognitive style, tenure, abilities, education, and backgrounds to apply. If your life experiences and skills differ from what is in this posting, but you think you are the right person for the position, please apply!