Graduate Student Assistants (Up to 5 Positions) - Faculty of Nursing *REPOSTED*

Competition Number:
Position Type:
Student Position
Closing Date:
Date of Posting:
Faculty of Nursing
Graduate Student Assistants (Up to 5 Positions)
Hours of Work:
Up to 20 hours per week (may include some after hours)

$19.75 per hour plus 4% vacation pay


ASAP – April 30, 2022

The Faculty of Nursing is seeking applicants for graduate student assistants. These positions report to the course instructor.


  • Marking on-line assignments utilizing marking templates and/or assist professors in proctoring quizzes and exams
  • Scanning quizzes and exams using an Excel spreadsheet or a marking template
  • Other duties as required; word processing, literature searches, photocopying, and filing


  • Current enrollment in the graduate nursing program
  • Demonstrated critical thinking ability, initiative, good organizational skills, flexibility, ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Ability to accurately follow instruction and attention to detail are important skills in this position. Reliable and dependable
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills is an asset

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, or fax it to (902) 894-2895.

UPEI will require all students, staff, and faculty to comply with the Covid 19 attestation and vaccination requirements as set out under the UPEI Covid 19 Mandatory Vaccination Policy.

In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, all qualified student 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.