GradProSkills Job Opportunities
In keeping with our mandate to support graduate students and postdoctoral fellows in development of a range of graduate and professional skills, GradProSkills includes several job opportunities to provide on-the-job training through paid work experiences on campus. There are several options available:
- Team Members
- GradProSkills Team Member –Event Planning AssistantThe Graduate and Professional Skills (GradProSkills) connects Concordia graduate students and postdoctoral fellows to a wide range of skills development workshops and on-line resources. We are looking for a graduate student or postdoctoral fellow in any program to join our team and fulfill our need to assist in the development and promotion of a range of GradProSkills events including career panels, networking events, and 3-Minute Thesis competition among other proposed activities. Please see the job posting for more details.Application deadline: Monday 4th November 2013 at 5:00 pmContract begins on: Thursday 7th November 2013Note: Next contract posting will be in April 2014, any applications submitted before that will NOT be reviewed
- Grad Reading/Writing Resource SupportGradProSkills is developing the Graduate Reading/Writing/Presentation program and is looking for a current graduate students with strong communication skills and experience in tutoring/leading groups. The position will support delivery of developed programs. Please see the attached job description for further details.Application deadline: Thursday 21st November 2013 at 1:00 pmContract begins on: Wednesday 4th December 2013Note: Next contract posting will be in April 2014, any applications submitted before that will NOT be reviewed
- Workshop Assistants
- Workshop Assistants for Winter 2014The GradProSkills program is renewing the workshop assistants team for the winter 2014 semester. Workshop assistants are integral to the GradProSkills program providing essential support to workshop leaders, student participants and the rest of the GradProSkills team. For more information please refer to the job posting, especially the second page where you will find tips for preparing job applications.Application deadline: Tuesday 19th November 2013 at 5:00 pmContract begins on: Tuesday 7th January 2014Note: Next contract posting will be in April 2014, any applications submitted before that will NOT be reviewed
Letter of Approval from Supervisor or Graduate Program Director
As all positions are funded through the School of Graduate Studies, SHOULD YOU BE SELECTED FOR AN INTERVIEW, we require letter of approvals from your Supervisor or Graduate Program Director (GPD), that indicates you are in good academic standing and that the time requirements of the position will not interfere with your program requirements. To facilitate this request we ask that you provide your supervisor or GPD with an electronic copy of this form and request that they complete and email it to:
Laurie Lamoureux Scholes, Director GradProSkills - firstname.lastname@example.org
Download the Letter of Approval form here.
External Job Opportunities
Government of Canada Recruitment
Each year, the Government of Canada's Recruitment of Policy Leaders (RPL) program seeks out talented professionals, academics, scientists and thinkers, offering them a unique opportunity to launch directly into a stimulating and diverse career in the federal public service. You could soon be joining this dynamic network.
Have you finished (or are you about to finish) a master's, doctoral or law degree? Do you have a strong record of academic excellence, sound knowledge of the world of public policy and experience that demonstrates leadership and commitment? Do you want to use your skills and expertise to make a real difference? The Government of Canada is looking for people like you.
Please see the attached poster for more information.For eligibility criteria and to apply visit: http://jobs-emplois.gc.ca/rpl-rlp/index-eng.php