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Student Assistant - Faculty of Education

Competition Number: 
Position Type: 
Student Position
Closing Date: 
Monday, June 26, 2017
Date of Posting: 
June 19, 2017
Faculty of Education
Student Assistant
Hours of Work: 

37.5 hours per week 

$12.08 per hour (vacation pay included)

July 1 2017 – August 31, 2017 

A Student Assistant is needed to help with research dissemination.


The incumbent will:
• Organize and schedule events
• Communicate with potential participants;
• Help in the preparation of presentation of research findings;
• Collect information from research presentation events;
• Collate and analyze information from research presentation events; and
• Other administrative duties maybe allocated to the individual depending on the needs of the project


• Must be a new or returning UPEI student
• Significant experiences and understandings of Mi’kmaq culture is required;
• Strong computer skills in Word processing and social media; and
• Good analytical skills, accuracy, discretion and good interpersonal and communication skills

Priority is given 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 link posted on the UPEI Human Resources website (www.upei.ca/hr).

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, permanent residents and full-time international students with a valid study permit 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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