New job YOUTH LIAISON OFFICER in Newfoundland and Labrador


Company : Memorial University of Newfoundland
Salary : $43,436 - $60,912 a year
Location : Newfoundland and Labrador

Full Description

September 24, 2021


Academic and Student Affairs
Marine Institute
(Contractual Position ending October 1, 2023)

The Marine Institute of Memorial University is a technically oriented education, training, and applied research institution. Academic and Student Affairs – works collaboratively with various areas of the Marine Institute to develop and implement the institute’s recruitment and student success strategies. The office is looking for an energetic team player to join the team.

The successful applicant will guide and support the planning, development and implementation of youth engagement activities and student leadership programming for the Marine Institute campus. The activities will be focused on, engaging youth in activities related to the various aspects of the ocean and marine environments and the development and execution of the MI Lead program. Examples of current youth engagement programming include but are not limited to the annual Model Boat Race, MATE ROV competitions, Youth and the Oceans conference series and the primary leadership program is the MI Lead program. This role will include program development, promotion, administration, and evaluation and duties will include managing programs, projects, initiatives, events, and activities, developing, and presenting to local and national audiences and working collaborative within Academic and Student Affairs. This position requires weekend & evening work, and public appearances.

Experience (1-3 years) in a science or education-based field; development, coordination and/or administration of programming for youth; an undergraduate degree or diploma of technology, preferably in science, education, or a related field; or any equivalent combination of experience and training. The ideal candidate will be highly organized, able to problem solve and work independently as well as part of a team. Excellent oral and written communication skills are required. Possession of a valid class 5 driver’s licence as issued by the Province of Newfoundland and Labrador is also required. Knowledge of the Marine Institute’s programs is an asset.

$43,436 - $60,912 per annum (NAPE Local 7850)
CLOSING DATE October 8, 2021

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, p
reference will be given to applicants who are legally entitled to work in Canada. Memorial University is committed to employment equity and diversity and encourages applications from all qualified candidates, including women, people of any sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression; Indigenous peoples; visible minorities and racialized people; and people with disabilities.

The personal information requested
in your application is collected under the authority of the Memorial University Act (RSNL 1990 c M-7) for the purpose of identifying and recruiting candidates; assessing applicant qualifications; and maintaining records pertaining to the administration of employment with Memorial University of Newfoundland.

If you are a successful candidate, this information will form part of your permanent employment record and will be used for other activities related to the employment process. This information may be disclosed to government departments and agencies as legally required; and to third party service providers, as necessary to administer programs and activities.

If you have any questions about the collection, use and disclosure of the information on this form, please contact MyHR, Department of Human Resources, at (709) 864-2434.

For further information concerning this opportunity, email [email protected], or contact the Human Resources Office, Marine Institute, Room E3306C or by telephone at (709) 778-0440.

Please be advised that we are unable to provide updates on current competitions.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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