Summer 2021 Co-op – Marketing and Communications Assistant – The Cape Breton Regional Hospital Foundation

  • Location: Sydney, Nova Scotia
  • Deadline: March 30, 2021 at 11:59 pm

Marketing and Communications Assistant – Co-op Student Job Posting

The Cape Breton Regional Hospital Foundation is seeking a student to fill the role of Marketing &
Communications Assistant. This is a 16 week position starting in May 2021.

The Cape Breton Regional Hospital Foundation is an integral part of the Cape Breton healthcare,
ensuring that critical equipment and services are available to patients in need on our Island. As a
registered not-for-profit since 1985, the Foundation has worked in partnership with the community
to raise more than $55,000,000 to purchase priority equipment, fund facility upgrades and much

The Marketing and Communications Assistant will assist the Manager of Marketing and Communications
with a wide range of projects and activities, including general communications and marketing
support, writing media releases, social media coordination and engagement, content creation,
writing for web, administrative duties and other duties as required.


  • Writing stories and publishing to web, social media or preparing for print
  • Writing and uploading website content
  • Coordinating and scheduling social media content, campaigns and engaging with followers
  • Support event coordination, whether they be in-person on online, including day-of event
  • Assist with news releases and media advisories
  • Assist with daily office duties, data entry and administrative support
  • Assist with other related tasks as required


  • Currently enrolled in post-secondary education (business, marketing, public relations or
    another related field)
  • Must be a full-time student in 2021 and returning in 2022
  • Must have completed two or more years of post-secondary education
  • Must be between the ages of 18 and 30
  • Ability to work evenings and weekends when needed
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and access to a vehicle.


Applications (Resume & Cover Letter) should be submitted to