The Canadian Federation of Students, Canada’s national student movement, is comprised of over 650,000 students from 79 college and university students’ unions. Students in Canada have been represented by the Canadian Federation of Students and its predecessor organisations since 1927.

 DESCRIPTION:

The Federation’s Summer Internship is a full-time paid staff position based out of Halifax, Nova Scotia, lasting for 14 weeks. Interns will assist with developing and implementing strategies for delivering campaigns and services to members, assist with ongoing research projects, conduct basic office duties, attend special events, and may be asked to assist with other work important to the Canadian Federation of Students-Nova Scotia.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Current knowledge of the goals and issues facing the student movement in Canada.
  • Experience working within the student movement or other social justice movements.
  • Fluency in French is an asset.

APPLICATION:

Please submit cover letter, resume, and references to d.etherington@cfs-fcee.ca by April 24. Cover letters may be addressed to David Etherington.

LENGTH OF EMPLOYMENT

The Services Assistant position is a 14-week contract running from May 1 to August 13. Start and end dates are flexible.

COMPENSATION:

We’re offering a pay rate of $15.00/hour, for 35 hours a week.

Job Posting: Summer Internship