International Cultural Assistant

Selkirk College
Posted a month ago
Nelson,
$23.52 per hour
On Call

Job Description

Under the direction of the International Recruiter & Cultural Advisor, and utilizing a service excellence approach, duties will include planning and coordinating cultural activities and events at Selkirk College. Some evening and weekend work will be required.

There are four positions available.

Provides support services to international students including:

  • Planning, coordinating, and participating in social, cultural, and recreational activities.
  • Transporting students to activities within the communities as required.
  • Encourage and assist students to use their English language skills both in and out of the classroom.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the supervisor.

Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities

  • Excellent organizational skills, and leadership skills.
  • Ability to make announcements in front of a classroom.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work independently or as part of a team and must be interested in working with students from other cultures.
  • Familiar with multicultural experience and with the community.

Education and Experience

  • High school graduation.
  • Successful completion of one (1) year of post-secondary education.
  • Standard First Aid and CPR ticket, preferred.
  • Valid BC Class 4 Unrestricted Driver’s License or be able to obtain this prior to the start date (must have a clear driver abstract).

These temporary, on-call positions commence approximately June 3, 2024, and ending approximately August 5, 2024. Cultural Assistants can expect 20-35 hours per week according to need. Salary will be Pay Grade 1, $23.52 per hour and Drivers will be Pay Grade 3, $26.08 per hour when driving in accordance with the PPWC Collective Agreement.

Additional Info

Location

Nelson

Department
Education
Subdepartment
Selkirk International
Employee Group
PPWC
Recruitment Type
Internal / External
Appointment Type
On Call
Hrs / Week

20-35

Desired Start Date

03/06/2024

End Date (if applicable)

05/08/2024

Closing Date
05/04/2024
Competition #
14029
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