The Dean's Office in the Faculty of Nursing is currently seeking a Recurring Part-time NurseMentor Program Assistant.
The NurseMentor Program Assistant reports to the Senior Manager, Communications. NurseMentor is a new and exciting online mentorship initiative aimed at University of Calgary nursing alumni and current nursing students. This initial contract is for the pilot phase of the project, to be launched in spring.
The mission of NurseMentor is to provide opportunities for professional and personal growth for current nursing students and registered nurse alumni for the Faculty of Nursing at the University of Calgary. The program achieves this mission via an online mentorship platform that: connects mentors and mentees to support and guide students' transition to practice; offers alumni the opportunity to become re-engaged with the faculty; and provides guidance to the newest generation of nurses. The role of the NurseMentor Program Assistant is to support the successful administration and delivery of this pilot phase and its potential related programs and events.
The initial pilot is expected to last for eight months. Some weekend/evening hours or on call periods may be required. If the pilot program is successful, the position may be extended.
Summary of Key Responsibilities (job functions include but are not limited to):
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Application Deadline: May 4, 2017
We would like to thank all applicants in advance for submitting their resumes. Please note, only those candidates chosen to continue on through the selection process will be contacted.
This position is part of the AUPE bargaining unit, and falls under the Specialist/Advisor Job Family, Phase I.
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