Student Language Lab Assistants (Up to 4 Positions) - Department of Modern Languages - Faculty of Arts

Competition Number:
Position Type:
Student Position
Closing Date:
Date of Posting:
Department of Modern Languages
Student Language Lab Assistants
Hours of Work:
$12.60 per hour (vacation pay included)

September 2018 - April 2019

The Department has openings for students of Modern Languages to perform various duties connected with the Language Laboratory in French and Spanish.


• Attending training and orientation sessions
• Assisting professors in language lab learning activities and proctoring work at the lab
• With the aid of a marking template, scanning assignments to provide feedback of preliminary grade recommendations


• Applicants normally will be third or fourth year students in French or Spanish and/or have a strong background in one of these languages
• Strong interpersonal skills are required
• Reliability and dependability are a must

Along with your application, please indicate hours available to work current phone number and e-mail address.

Priority will be given to University of Prince Edward Island students in accordance with Recruitment, Selection, Hiring and Employment Policies and the Procedures manual.

Application Instructions:

Please submit electronically a cover letter, quoting the competition number, a resume and reference list to be received no later than the closing date via the link posted on the UPEI Human Resources website ( Applications will not be accepted via email.

If you are unable to apply online, you can drop off your resume 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.