Education and Training Advisor

Contact North is looking to hire a Education and Training Advisor, Parry Sound and area (Bilingual)

How to Apply:   Submit to with a cover letter and résumé
• Include at least two employment references
• Quote Job Competition number #22-53-PARR in the subject line of the

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Application Deadline: This position is OPEN UNTIL FILLED.
Hours of Work: 35 hours per week.
Wages: $21.10 per hour starting wage
Duties & Qualifications:

Reporting to the Director, Recruitment & Partnerships, the
Education and Training Advisor has the following deliverables:

• Spend a minimum of 28 hours per week focusing on recruiting students for the online programs
and courses offered by Ontario’s 24 public colleges, 25 public universities, 9 Indigenous
institutes, 76 district school boards, 200 literacy and basic skills providers, and 20 skills
development and training provider and developing partnerships with community organizations
and agencies for ongoing student referrals
• Spend 7 hours per week focusing on reviewing registration stats, service requests, internal
communications, planning recruitment initiatives and upcoming presentations
• Allocate tasks to staff to cover the administrative functions of all online learning centres,
including scheduling, follow-up with students, and delivery of high quality services
• Engage with community, business and other organizations to set up referral partnerships to
serve the needs of students in the communities within your territory
• Hire, train and supervise up to 5 Education & Training Representatives, (local staff working in
each of the online learning centres in the territory)
• Provide service and support to students with a priority on underserved residents in small, rural,
remote, Indigenous and Francophone communities
• Input and maintain all required information in the CRM database on a daily basis
• Manage all online learning centres within the assigned territory, recommend solutions when
escalating or referring issues to your supervisor, and meet all administrative requirements to
ensure the effective and efficient functioning of the online learning centres


• Secondary school diploma required, post-secondary credential
• 3-5 years’ experience in sales and achieving targets
• 3-5 years’ experience working with community organizations
• 1-3 years’ experience in supervising, assigning tasks, and
scheduling staff
• Strong public presentation and communication skills both written
and verbal
• Proficiency with MS Office, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint,
and Outlook
• Fully bilingual, with an equally high standard of verbal and written
communication skills in both French and English is a requirement
• Must possess a valid driver’s licence and reliable means of
transportation, which would allow for travel within the area (kilometre
reimbursement included)
• Proof of full vaccination against COVID-19 is required

Compensation & benefits:
• $21.10 per hour starting wage
• Competitive employee benefits package
• Employer/Employee Group RRSP with matching contribution plan of
6% each
• 15 days of accumulated paid vacation annually


Job Type: Full-Time
Advertising Method: General Ad

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