ALL CBU STUDENTS – Women’s Centre Coordinator, Cape Breton University Students’ Union



The CBU Students’ Union is currently seeking an individual to fill the student position of Women’s Centre Coordinator. This position is designed to plan and create initiatives for the education and equality of women at CBU and the community-at-large.


  • Must be a member of the CBU Students’ Union as outlined in By-law 1.01 and registered CBU student prior to September 30, 2018
  • Excellent communication and organization skills
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite
  • Capable of operating office equipment (fax machine, photocopier, etc.)
  • Ability to work independently in a fast-paced office environment
  • Ability to work within a budget


Specific Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate and plan events and activities regarding women’s needs
  • Create strategic partnerships with organizations dedicated to providing services to women
  • Prepare materials to promote Women’s Centre’s events, activities, and services
  • Actively recruit volunteers, creating and maintaining a volunteer database
  • Maintain and update the Women’s Centre resource library and all reference materials
  • Research and advocate for issues pertaining to women’s equality rights on and off-campus
  • Ensure the Women’s Centre remains a safe and confidential environment for all women on- campus
  • Submit a monthly report of activities to the General Manager
  • Other duties assigned by the Executive Committee

Application Details

Number of Positions: 1

Competition Number: WCC-0309

Employer: CBU Students’ Union

Closing Date: March 9, 2018

Reporting To: General Manager

If you are interested in this position, please send your cover letter and resume quoting WCC-0309 no later than 4:00PM on March 9, 2018. Applications may be sent to the attention of Dawn MacDougall, Executive Assistant: using the information at the bottom of this posting. Please note that only those chosen for an interview will be contacted. The Students’ Union is an equal opportunities employer.