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Competition Number: 
Position Type: 
Student Position
Closing Date: 
Monday, January 30, 2012
Date of Posting: 
January 5, 2012
Hours of Work: 

Up to 8 hours a week (evenings and weekends)

$10.74 per hour (vacation pay included)

March and April 2012. Position may be renewed in September 2012, depending on performance and availability of funds.

The Faculty of Education requires the services of a Bachelor of Education student to work in the Education Learning Commons (ELC). Preferably, the successful candidates will be a Year 1 student.
Student assistants are responsible for providing circulation services and basic technological assistance to Faculty of Education students, faculty and staff using the ELC, as well as performing other miscellaneous duties as required. Student assistants report to the Coordinator of the ELC.
The successful candidates must be enrolled in the Bachelor of Education degree. The successful candidate should be comfortable with or able to learn how to use a variety of technology, including photocopiers, printers, Macs, Inspiration, Moodle, Smart Boards and Koha. Previous experience in a school or university library setting would be an asset, but is not a prerequisite.
Priority to University of Prince Edward Island students in accordance with Recruitment, Selection, Hiring and Employment Policies and Procedures manual.

Application Instructions: 

Please submit electronically a cover letter, quoting the competition number, a resume and references to be received no later than the closing date to employment@upei.ca. Please ensure that your first and last name and the competition number are included in the email subject line. You can also apply in person to the Human Resources Department, Kelley Building, University of Prince Edward Island, 550 University Avenue, Charlottetown, PEI C1A 4P3, Fax Number (902) 894-2895.

In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.  The University of Prince Edward Island is committed to gender equity in employment.

Only those applicants who are invited to an interview will be acknowledged.

UPEI encourages all qualified applicants to apply for job openings; however, in keeping with the terms and provisions of the university’s various employment and collective agreements, first priority will be given to internal candidates.
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