Student Life & Well-being Coordinator
This job posting will expire on May 02, 2021.
The Student Life and Well-being Coordinator plays an essential role in the student lifecycle, supporting Technology Council students in achieving their full potential as learners and Indigenous innovators. This position is a key member of the Student Services Division of the Indigenous Innovation Institute. The Student Life and Well-being Coordinator works closely with the Admissions and Registration Coordinator, and reports directly to the Student Services Manager.
The Student Life and Well-being Coordinator will play a critical role across the student lifecycle of our technology training programs, which are designed for Indigenous adult learners interested in careers in the tech and innovation sectors. With a specialized focus on optimizing student experience and providing holistic services, this dynamic role will involve developing and implementing processes and procedures within recruitment, admissions, orientation, training, graduation, and beyond.
Setting our students up for success is our highest priority, and we acknowledge that our students come to us with many different lived experiences. The Student Life and Well-being Coordinator support students to develop strategies and techniques to manage and promote mental, emotional, spiritual, and physical health, with the ultimate goals of fostering resilience and autonomy.
The Student Life and Well-being Coordinator is responsible for curating key resources and providing guidance around skills such as budgeting, time management, and of utmost relevance, learning online from home. The Student Life and Well-being Coordinator also supports the organization of extracurricular activities that encourage fun as well as personal, academic, and professional growth.
About the First Nations Technology Council
The First Nations Technology Council is an Indigenous-led organization that serves all 203 First Nations communities across British Columbia, working to ensure that Indigenous peoples have full and equitable access to the tools, training and support to maximize the opportunities presented by technology and innovation. The Technology Council sees the strengthening of local Indigenous economies and the empowering of Indigenous innovators as contributing to Indigenous self-determination and nationhood.
About the Role
End Date: December 31, 2021
Upload your resume combined with a cover letter and writing sample. This job posting will expire on May 02, 2021.
We are an Indigenous organization whose mandate is to promote opportunities for Indigenous people. We encourage applications from qualified First Nations, Inuit, and Métis people. We also welcome other candidates who possess a high level of cultural competence and understanding of indigenous experience, communities, and issues. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.