Posted Jan 13, 2022 at 04:00 pm Closes Feb 10, 2022 at 04:00 pm
PREFERENCE WILL BE GIVEN TO INDIGENOUS CANDIDATES. APPLICANTS MUST SELF-DECLARE ON THEIR COVER LETTER/RESUME AS INDIGENOUS (FIRST NATION, METIS AND/OR INUIT).
MINIMUM FORMAL EDUCATION/TRAINING:
-University Bachelor's degree in a related discipline required, preferably Social Work.
-An acceptable equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.
-One year of directly-related academic advising and administrative experience required.
-Demonstrated knowledge of First Nations, Inuit, Metis communities and organizations in Manitoba required.
-Indigenous knowledge and familiarity with cultural practices is required
-Demonstrated knowledge of University of Manitoba policy and procedures pertaining to student and academic matters at a graduate level, is required.
-Advanced knowledge of Aurora Student, Aurora INB, Hobsons (Apply Yourself) is essential.
-Familiarity with FAST, Concur, and EPIC is preferred.
-Familiarity with cultural competence and safety concepts is required.
SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
-Excellent interpersonal and cross-cultural communication skills, initiative, organizational skills with time management skills for efficiency given workload demands, is required.
-Advanced computer skills and demonstrated knowledge of personal computer, MS Office Suite (Word, Excel, Access, Power Point), email and web browser is essential.
-Excellent organizational skills with a high degree of accuracy and attention to detail is required.
-Demonstrate competence in working with students from First Nation, Inuit, Metis and other cultural and linguistic backgrounds is required.
-Proven ability to independently prioritize work and meet deadlines is required.
-Ability to exercise tact, diplomacy and patience to work in harmony with all levels of faculty, staff, students and the public is required.
-Must be able to work independently and as a team member.
-Must be able to attend culture camp in August.
-Persons of Indigenous decent and familiarity with Indigenous and cultural practices are preferred and encouraged to apply.
-Satisfactory work record, including satisfactory attendance and punctuality, is required.
For more information, please contact: Melanie.Jung@umanitoba.ca
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