Instructor Assistant (Mini U)

Deadline to Apply: Applications will be accepted on an ongoing basis, with rolling interviews from February to June. Apply early!

Classification: Student Assistant I

Employee Group: PSAC

Job Title: Instructor Assistant

Department: Mini University

Wage or Salary: $11.62 per hour

Hours of Work: Between 25-40 hours/week, Monday to Friday

Start Date: June 10, 2020 (or based on availability of candidate)

Number of Positions Available: Dependent upon funding and enrollment (typically 5 to 10 spots)

Length of Appointment: September 4, 2020 (subject to camper enrollment and budget)

Course Title and Number (if applicable): N/A

Date Issued: January 31, 2020


  • Assist classroom instructor with delivering lesson plans from a variety of courses for different age groups.
  • Assist with supervising students to/from and during classes and during lunch.
  • Some light cleaning and physical duties (moving supplies, equipment, etc.).
  • Other related duties as assigned.


  • Being enrolled currently as a post-secondary student is preferred but not required.
  • Having previous knowledge of and experience with teaching and/or working with kids are strong assets.

To Apply:

For more information on how to apply, visit:, or call 204-727-7311.

Successful candidates are given the voluntary option to disclose information based on one or more of protected grounds to fulfill the requirements associated with approved grant funding for Mini University.

Successful candidates are responsible for completing and submitting the following to Mini University: 1) Child Abuse Registry Check; 2) Criminal Record Check; and, 3) Valid Emergency-level CPR/First Aid certification (adult/child/infant). All fees paid to obtain said documentation are at the applicant’s expense.

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.

We are committed to providing an inclusive and barrier-free work environment.  This starts with the hiring process.  If you require an accommodation during any phase of the evaluation process, please indicate it in your cover letter.  All information received related to an accommodation is kept confidential.  To ensure this employment opportunity is accessible to all interested individuals, this posting is available in an alternate format upon request.