Western Engineering Summer Academy Counsellor

Job Title: Western Engineering Summer Academy/Discovery Western Summer Counsellor  

Job Location: London

Job Start Date: 07/04/2016

Job End Date: 08/31/2016

Successful candidates will also be required to attend a paid orientation & training session on June 18, 2016.

This position has been combined with the Discovery Western Summer Counsellor role to provide students with full-time employment from July to August.

Salary: $13.00 per hour

Hours per week: 30-40 

Job Description and Requirements:

The Western Engineering Summer Academy is currently looking for enthusiastic engineering students to be counsellors.  The Western Summer Academy provides ambitious students in grades 9 to 12, who excel in the areas of math and science, an academic challenge in various engineering disciplines. 

The responsibilities of the counsellor would be to: supervise the Academy students throughout the day including lunch hours, assist the high school students participating in the Summer Academy and helps the Academy Coordinator with preparation for the Summer Academy.  Additionally, they would also assist with 

Preference will be given to undergradute engineering students returning to school in the fall. 

Interested applicants must be:

  • Be a creative, self-directed, responsible individual who demonstrate leadership and strong team player skills.
  • Be able to multi-task and demonstrate good organizational and time management skills
  • Vulnerable Sector Police Clearance issued by local police station, within 3 months of offer of employment, required
  • Have experience working with children

For more information about the academy please visit: http://www.eng.uwo.ca/academy/index.html

Application Material Required:

  • Resume 
  • Cover Letter 

Applications are now open: Please visit Working at Western to apply.

Deadline to apply is: February 19, 2016