Aural Skills Assistant, School of Music

Applications are to be received by: 4:30 p.m. on July 31, 2018 or until position is filled.

Classification: Student Assistant IV

Employee Group: PSAC

Wage: $15.48 per hour

Department: School of Music

Start Date: September 3 2018

Date Issued: July 16, 2018

Hours of Work: 6-7  hours per week

Number of Positions Available: 1


  • Maintain contact with supervising professor weekly.
  • Grade a variety of dictation quizzes.
  • Grade a variety of short assignments.
  • Assess students performance of assigned melodies and rhythms.
  • Other related duties as assigned.


  • School of Music graduate student preferred.
  • Ideally have strong aural skills background at the undergraduate level.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Detail-oriented.
  • Comfortable working independently and making independent judgements.
  • Basic math skills.
  • Effective time management and ability to meet deadlines


Please forward resume to: Heather Beesley, Brandon University, 270 18th Street, Brandon, MB R7A 6A9



Brandon University is committed to equity, welcomes diversity, and hires on the basis of merit.  All qualified individuals who may contribute to the diversification of the University, especially women, persons with disabilities, Indigenous persons, racialized persons, and persons of all sexual orientations and genders are encouraged to apply.  Canadian citizens and permanent residents are given priority.  Evidence of citizenship must be provided.

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