Student Assistant III – Department of Mathematics & Computer Science

Applications are to be received by: 4:30 p.m. on August 1, 2019.

Classification: Student Assistant III
Employee Group: PSAC
Job Title: Indigenous Outreach Workshop Facilitator
Department: Department of Mathematics and Computer Science
Wage: $12.98 per hour
Hours of Work: 300 hours in total (maximum 15 per week) per student
Start Date: September 1, 2019
Number of Positions Available: 2
Length of Appointment: to August 31, 2020
Date Issued: May 15, 2019

Help develop course materials for workshops, travel and host workshops, garner feedback post-workshop and analyze, create posters and presentations, help develop plan for future activities based on workshop feedback; other related duties as assigned.

Currently enrolled in a University degree and possessing good communication skills;

Knowledge of Indigenous communities in the Westman area;

Ability to work in a team environment;

Ability to work with very little supervision;


Experience with MS Office or Poster/Pamphlet creating software (Photoshop/Spark) is a definite asset.

Please send your application with a cover letter and resume of related work and volunteer experience to:

Dr. Sarah Plosker – Associate Professor
Mathematics and Computer Science Department
Brandon University
270 18th Street
Brandon, MB R7A6A9


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.

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 posting is available in an alternate format.