Student Assistant - School of Nursing

Competition Number: 
134S12
Position Type: 
Student Position
Closing Date: 
Monday, October 29, 2012
Date of Posting: 
October 21, 2012
Department: 
School of Nursing
Position: 
Student Assistant
Hours of Work: 

Varies (Approximately 15 hours per week)

Salary: 
$10.40 per hour (vacation pay included)
Term: 

January 2, 2013 - April 30, 2013

The School of Nursing is looking to hire a student assistant. This position will require a student who is highly organized, efficient, self-directed, and who can work independently if necessary. RESPONSIBILITIES: The duties of this position will include conducting computerized searches of health-related literature; assisting with updating the nursing website; filing and organizing nursing literature; reading and summarizing articles; entering class notes and preparing overheads in Power Point; preparing class readings; preparing files; miscellaneous typing; and other work as directed by the Faculty or the Administrative Assistant. QUALIFICATIONS: Applicants require strong computer skills (students with experience in CINAHL and Microsoft Word will be given preference). Experience working with website is an asset. 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.

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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