Thompson Rivers University
Thompson Rivers University

WorkStudy Positions

Are you a Canadian student looking for flexible, part-time, on-campus employment opportunities? Look no further

WorkStudy is a TRU funded financial assistance program that offers exciting positions that fit around your school schedule.

How to Apply

1

Check your Eligibility

Positions are available to full-time university students who are maintaining a satisfactory academic standing (2.00 Current GPA) and who have demonstrated financial need via a student loan or bursary application.

Learn more about eligibility requirements

2

Review Available Positions

WorkStudy Positions within the Faculty of Student Development can be found below. Please check the bulletin board outside Student Awards & Financial Support in OM 1629 regarding any changes to or availability of these positions.

Learn more about the Faculty of Student Development

Available Positions

SSAD01 – STUDENT SERVICES (2)

Assists in various Student Services initiatives; creating promotional materials, marketing of events online and face-to-face, helping to develop surveys for various units and more.

Sara Wolfe – OM1462   swolfe@tru.ca   778-471-8352

SSCD02 – WELLNESS (3)

Assisting the Wellness Centre Coordinator in health and wellness activities on campus.  Will assist in creating, organizing and promoting relevant health and wellness materials, projects and events.  Preferences to students that have completed the Certified Peer Educator Training facilitated by the Wellness Centre Coordinator. 

Chelsea Corsi – OM1479  ccorsi@tru.ca  250-828-5010

SSDE01 – WRITING CENTRE (3)

Act as a peer resource to students for practice and help on an ad hoc basis

Jenna Goddard – OM1411 jegoddard@tru.ca250-371-5689

SSSS02 – STUDENT SERVICES (2)

Assist in the planning and execution of pan-institutional Leadership conference, the development and progression of Peer Mentor programs, aid in identifying gaps and creating new materials and resources.  Also provide office clerical support through typing, spreadsheets, sorting and maintaining information.

Julie Taylor – OM1486 jutaylor@tru.ca  250-371-5942

SSAB01 – INDIGENOUS STUDENT DEVELOPMENT (2)

Support ongoing and one time activities that occur in House #5 such as the Welcome Back BBQ, Elder Breakfast, monthly potluck, etc.  General support for House #5 and SAS maintenance (filing, tidying, etc.) and assist with awareness activities to connect to aboriginal students.

Vernie Clement – HSE5224 vclement@tru.ca

250-371-5972

SSCC01 – CAREER EDUCATION (1)

Work in the office to update the CEL website, posters and employment information on campus job boards.  Complete general office activities including filing, shredding, photocopying and basic data tabulation.

Shawn Read – OM1712B sread@tru.ca

250-371-5669

SSJA01 – STUDENT AFFAIRS (3)

Assists with gathering, organizing and preparing information related to Academic Integrity projects, events, advertising, mediums, and social media platforms.  Work closely with the Learning Strategist and other, including the Writing Centre, the Library, the CETL and OL, and consult with the FSD Marketing & Comm. Team.  Applicants should possess administrative and marketing creativity skills, be a confident public speaker and be comfortable interacting with students.  This position will contribute to campus wide activities and events such as orientation and student conferences.

Marian Anderberg – OM1651 manderberg@tru.ca  250-371-5744

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