Student Advisor (Brandon), Department of Psychiatric Nursing, Faculty of Health Studies

Applications are invited for a 0.5 EFT Student Advisor position in the Department of Psychiatric Nursing at the Brandon campus. We seek individuals with a commitment to excellence in psychiatric nursing education. Responsibilities include: student advising and assisting students with academic and personal concerns; serving as an advocate for students; planning and conducting orientation sessions for pre-psychiatric and for students entering Year 2 of the BScPN program in Brandon; reviewing applications for admission; maintaining student records; participating in student recruitment activities; and performing public relation duties for the Department of Psychiatric Nursing.


  • Current registration, or eligibility for registration, with the CRPNM required;
  • Bachelor’s degree in Psychiatric Nursing or related discipline is required;
  • Excellent organizational, interpersonal and communication skills required; and
  • Experience in a post-secondary institution preferred.

Interested candidates should forward a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and names of three referees to:

Dr. W. Dean Care, Dean, Faculty of Health Studies
E-Mail: or Fax:  (204) 571-7878

Rank and Salary:                    Administrative Associate, Commensurate with qualifications

Application Deadline:            June 28, 2019 or until filled

Start Date:                              July 29, 2019 (Negotiable)


Issued:  June 6, 2019

We thank all applicants for their interest in applying for this position and advise that only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.  Shortlisted candidates will be expected to provide copies of credentials at time of interview.

Brandon University hires on the basis of merit and is committed to employment equity.  All qualified persons are encouraged to apply including women, persons with disabilities, visible minorities, Indigenous Peoples, people of all sexual orientations and genders, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of the University. In accordance with Canadian Immigration requirements, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.
To ensure this employment opportunity is accessible to all interested individuals, please advise of any accessibility needs by contacting the Human Resources office at (204)727-9782 or