Innovation and Community Engagement Coordinator
|Position Type:||Regular Part-time|
Applications are invited for a part time position of Innovation and Community Engagement Coordinator. The Innovation and Community Engagement Coordinator leads projects and initiatives within the Division of Business, Tourism & Environment, related to Niagara College’s strategic direction: Creativity, Innovative and Entrepreneurial Thinking. The Coordinator oversees projects and programming that facilitate the growth of entrepreneurship skillset among students through entrepreneurial and business development programming, mentorship, and technical expertise for start-ups and supportive resources.
The Coordinator collaborates within the Niagara College community (in particular, with faculty, support staff) and with external stakeholders (for example, Niagara’s entrepreneurship ecosystem) to integrate and accelerate initiatives that further the job readiness, job placement and job creation of students. The Coordinator will work with the Associate Dean to assess new opportunities, partnerships, or issues brought forward by the NC community; assess internal requirements and available resources; engage constituents; design solutions where possible; and communicate with faculty and staff on implementation and operationalization.
Candidates must present proof of education (i.e., original transcripts/credentials) at time of interview. Note: Credentials obtained outside of Canada require an evaluation to determine the Canadian educational equivalence. This evaluation must support the educational requirements for the position as a condition of employment. For further information, visit: World Education Services (http://www.wes.org/ca/).
While we thank all applicants, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Niagara College is committed to workplace diversity and provides accommodations to applicants with disabilities throughout our hiring process. If you require an accommodation, please contact the Human Resources Consultant.