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:
  1. Language Group Leaders
    1. GradProSkills English Conversation Group Leader
      GradProSkills is currently looking to hire one part-time (10 hours/week) Facilitator to host English Conversation Groups with Concordia graduate students. Please see the full job posting for more details, including a second page tip for tailoring job applications.
      Application deadline: Wednesday 16th April 2014 at 17:00
      Contract begins on: Monday 8th September 2014
      Note: Next contract posting will be in April 2014, any applications submitted before that will NOT be reviewed
    2. GradProSkills French Conversation Group Leader
      GradProSkills is currently looking to hire three part-time (10 hours/week) Facilitator to host English Conversation Groups with Concordia graduate students. Please see the full job posting for more details, including a second page tip for tailoring job applications.
      Application deadline: Wednesday 16th April 2014 at 17:00
      Contract begins on: Monday 8th September 2014
      Note: Next contract posting will be in April 2015, any applications submitted before that will NOT be reviewed
  2. Team Members
    1. GradProSkills Team – Grad Reading/Writing Resource Support
      The Graduate and Professional Skills (GradProSkills) connects Concordia graduate students and postdoctoral fellows to a wide range of skills development workshops and on-line resources. To support the ongoing outreach to graduate students, we are looking for a graduate student or postdoctoral fellow from any program to join the GradProSkills team and to work with the GradProSkills Director and Advisory committee to develop and deliver reading/writing/language skills resources for graduate students. Please see the full job posting for more details, including a second page tip for tailoring job applications.
      Application deadline: Wednesday 16th April 2014 at 17:00
      Contract begins on: Friday 15th August 2014
      Note: Next contract posting will be in April 2015, any applications submitted before that will NOT be reviewed
    2. GradProSkills Team Member –Event Planning Assistant
      The 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 full job posting for more details, including a second page tip for tailoring job applications.
      Application deadline: Wednesday 16th April 2014 at 17:00
      Contract begins on: Friday 15th August 2014
      Note: Next contract posting will be in April 2015, any applications submitted before that will NOT be reviewed
    3. GradProSkills Team Member –On-line Resource Development
      The 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 the GradProSkills Team. The Team Member will: attend major GradProSkills events and capture short interviews with participants, to edit and upload to our YouTube channel; be the primary contributor to the GradProBlog; manage GradProSkills social media platforms including creation of Facebook Events, scheduling daily updates of Twitter and Facebook, and responding to questions via social media. Please see the full job posting for more details, including a second page tip for tailoring job applications.
      Application deadline: Wednesday 16th April 2014 at 17:00
      Contract begins on: Friday 15th August 2014
      Note: Next contract posting will be in April 2015, any applications submitted before that will NOT be reviewed
    4. GradProSkills Team Member –Outreach/Resource Development
      The 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 to join our team and fulfil our need for someone who can support our on-going outreach to graduate students (especially GradProSkills Ambassadors), and associations on campus and to partner with them in the promotion and development of skills training resources.Please see the full job posting for more details, including a second page tip for tailoring job applications.
      Application deadline: Wednesday 16th April 2014 at 17:00
      Contract begins on: Tuesday 5th August 2014
      Note: Next contract posting will be in April 2015, any applications submitted before that will NOT be reviewed
  3. Workshop Assistants
    1. GradProSkills Workshop Assistant (All Faculties)
      The Graduate and Professional Skills (GradProSkills) program connects Concordia Graduate Students and Post-Doctoral Fellows to a wide range of skills development workshops and on-line resources designed to enhance the grad school experience and prepare for the transition into your chosen career path. To support the efforts of our many Partners, we hire GradProSkills Workshop Assistants each semester. Please see the full job posting for more details, including a second page tip for tailoring job applications.
      Application deadline: Wednesday 16th April 2014 at 17:00
      Contract begins on: Friday 15th August 2014
      Note: Next contract posting will be in November 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 - gradproskills@concordia.ca
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