Manager of Webster Centre Services - Webster Centre for Teaching and Learning

Competition Number: 
63E12
Position Type: 
Staff Position
Closing Date: 
Wednesday, August 8, 2012
Date of Posting: 
July 31, 2012
Department: 
Webster Centre for Teaching and Learning
Position: 
Manager of Webster Centre Services
Contract: 
Full-Time Term Position
Hours of Work: 

37.5 hours per week

Salary: 
Commensurate with qualifications
Term: 

September 1, 2012 B August 31, 2014 (Term may be reduced or extended depending on performance, available funding and departmental requirements.)

The mandate of The Webster Centre Services is to create a dynamic hub of integrated academic support services designated to maximize teaching and learning success at the University of Prince Edward Island.
RESPONSIBILITIES:
The Manager of Webster Centre will:
• provide leadership, direction and development for the academic programs and services currently offered by the Centre.
• be responsible for the supervision of all team members of Webster Centre Services.
• determine the direction and action plans for the ongoing services offered by the centre.
• work closely with members of the campus community to continue to create a vibrant, lively and supportive campus for our students.
• develop and foster relationships with regional educational facilities, in particular high schools.
• continue to apply for funding opportunities to develop and encourage growth / development of specialized programs.
• be responsible for the department budget and personnel of Webster Centre Services.
QUALIFICATIONS:
• Highly organized in practice, thought and actions with strong initiative.
• Proven interpersonal skills in a team environment
• Experience with Student Success and Academic Achievement of Students
• In-depth knowledge of all programs at the Webster Centre Services
• Experience in leading and supervising in a team environment similar to the Webster Centre Services
• Graduate courses focusing on Leadership in the University Environment
• Established leadership experience with multiple programs and coordinators
• A minimum bachelor’s degree is required
• Certification in Supplemental Instruction, an asset.
• Direct experience working with teams and people with diverse backgrounds and needs.
• Direct experience working with programs of inclusion and equity, an asset.
• Demonstrated ability to work effectively both individually and as a team member.
 

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.

Successful Candidate(s): 

T. Smith

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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