Job Number: J0517-0786
Job Title: Enrolment Advisor – Part-time
Job Type: Part-Time - Support Staff
Location: Sarnia, Ontario, Canada
Job Category: Support Staff
Closing Date: June 16, 2017
: Manager, Marketing and Recruitment
Salary: $26.05/Hour

Lambton College is located on the beautiful homeland that is the traditional territory of the Ojibwe, Potawatomi and Odawa First Nations. Our College offers a unique opportunity to both excel at work and enjoy living in a community that offers a superior quality of life. We are a dynamic and entrepreneurial centre of learning, noted for our commitment to building innovative, public-private partnerships in post-secondary education and providing a quality learner-centred environment. Located in Sarnia, Ontario at the southern tip of Lake Huron in the heart of Bluewater Country, we have been the primary provider of post-secondary education in Lambton County for over 40 years. We have built a reputation as a caring, student-oriented College that provides career focused education in a safe, friendly community with a multitude of social and recreational activities. Recognized nationally as a top research college with over $5 million in funding in 2014, the Applied Research & Innovation department, alongside faculty and students, strives to find innovative solutions to problems that provides economic and social impact. With over 90 full-time programs, Lambton has approximately 3,800 full-time students and an additional 6,000 part-time students.

About the Position:

We are offering an exciting opportunity to utilize your well-developed presentation, organizational, & interpersonal skills to market Lambton College as the first choice post-secondary option to our diverse target audience. You will speak to a variety of external audiences including secondary school students, young adults, and other adults in the local area and across Ontario about our College and programs. This involves speaking with key influencers to these individuals including parents, teachers, and school guidance counsellors. Without a doubt, a multifaceted opportunity such as this one will be a highlight on your resume in your future employment endeavours.

This position reports to the Manager, Marketing & Recruitment working up to a maximum of 24 hours per week at an hourly rate of $26.05.

As a member of the front-line recruitment team for Lambton College, you will be responsible for the following duties carried out primarily within the secondary schools in Ontario and at various Career Fairs as scheduled:

Specific Accountabilities:

• Communicating your thorough knowledge of Lambton College’s programs, services and student success support systems to potential students and their influencers;
• Delivering dynamic presentations (e.g. both face-to-face and online, small and large groups of secondary school students, parents, community groups, community agencies etc.);
• Accessing pertinent information about secondary schools in various settings in Ontario in order to contribute to the development and delivery of an appropriate recruitment plan;
• Professionally representing Lambton College at all times while communicating effectively with an audience of varying age groups;
• Demonstrating the ability to be flexible, adaptable and accountable for assigned scheduled tasks when unforeseen situations occur.

Qualifications:

• Lambton College Graduate preferred;
• Ability to work independently, with indirect supervision;
• Familiar with social networking media tools and their application to event planning;
• Excellent presentation, diplomacy, and communication skills with a customer service orientation;
• Strong organizational skills for itinerary planning;
• Able to work independently within a team environment;
• Demonstrated ability in operating a personal computer utilizing a variety of business software including mobile devices, word processing, spreadsheets, and email applications;
• A valid driver’s license and proof of current auto insurance;
• Willing to do extensive car travel within the province to targeted schools with occasional overnight stays.

Lambton College is committed to an inclusive, barrier-free selection process. If contacted regarding this competition, please advise the interview coordinator of accommodation measures you may require during our selection process. Information received relating to accommodation needs of applicants will be addressed confidentially.

We thank all applicants for their interest and wish to advise that only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Lambton College hires on the basis of merit and is committed to employment equity. In support of a diverse and inclusive college community, Lambton College welcome applications from all qualified candidates, including aboriginal persons, members of sexual minority groups, persons with disabilities and visible minorities.