Student Assistant - Faculty of Education

Competition Number: 
124S13
Position Type: 
Student Position
Closing Date: 
Monday, January 6, 2014
Date of Posting: 
December 19, 2013
Department: 
Faculty of Education
Position: 
Student Assistant
Hours of Work: 

Up to 10 hours a week (lunchtimes, limited evenings, and weekends)

Salary: 
$10.74 per hour (vacation pay included) (grant funded)
Term: 

Winter 2014 semester, to begin as soon as possible

 The Faculty of Education requires the services of a Bachelor of Education students to work in the Education Learning Commons (ELC). Preferably, successful candidate will be a Year 1 student who is not planning to complete their final practicum off-Island. Preference will be given to a candidate who is functional in French and English.
RESPONSIBILITIES:
The student assistant will be re 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. This position will work closely with a graduate student assistant and report to the Coordinator of the ELC, or designate.
QUALIFICATIONS:
• 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, iPads, and Koha.
• The successful candidate will be detail-oriented, organized, and self-motivated, with strong oral and written communication skills, good time management skills and a positive attitude.
• 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 reference list to be received no later than the closing date, via the following link:
http://hr.upei.ca/application124S13
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.
The University of Prince Edward Island is committed to gender equity in employment.
 

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