ABOUT OUR COMPANY
Founded in 1885, Anderson College stands as one of Canada’s oldest educational institutions. Over our illustrious 137-year history, we’ve empowered more than 100,000 students to overcome career challenges, aiding them in their transition to the next phase of their lives. With ten locations in Ontario and one in British Columbia, Anderson College is renowned for its high-caliber faculty, hands-on career training, and a nurturing culture that goes beyond the classroom. Beyond our century-old legacy and state-of-the-art facilities, we’re a team of compassionate individuals deeply committed to fostering skillful, confident, and in-demand professionals.
ABOUT THE ROLE
Anderson College is currently seeking a competent and dedicated Placement Coordinator to join our team at our GTA and Hamilton campuses. The ideal candidate will possess prior experience in adult education and a passion for assisting mature students in achieving their goals. This hybrid role requires on-campus presence on certain days and remote work on others.
RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES
- Collaborate with instructors and the Career Services Department to identify practicum placement sites for students.
- Develop external relationships to secure practicum placements and job leads, ensuring students and graduates stay informed of industry openings.
- Maintain active relations with practicum hosts and employers in the community.
- Guide and support students/graduates in the practicum search process, including resume and personal development.
- Conduct practicum-related workshops.
- Research and evaluate postings, contacting and following up with employers about practicum and employment vacancies.
- Coordinate practicum paperwork with students.
- Prepare weekly and monthly reports.
- Achieve the College’s targeted employment rates.
- Undertake other duties as assigned by the College.
CORE SKILLS REQUIRED
- Relationship building with some prospecting and sales acumen.
- Strong administration skills.
- Time management.
- Proficiency in the English language.
- Career placement, customer service, and sales experience.
- Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, including Outlook.
- Workshop facilitation.
- Dental care.
- Employee assistance program.
- Extended health care.
- Paid time off.
Monday to Friday
Career Placement/Sales: 2 years (preferred)
Hybrid remote Toronto, ON M5R 2V6
NOTE: Anderson College of Health, Business & Technology requires all community members, including employees and visitors, to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, subject to medical exemptions, in accordance with all applicable laws and regulations. The College’s vaccine policy is integral to our ongoing commitment to health and safety. Offers of employment require compliance with the COVID-19 Vaccination Mandate by providing proof of vaccination prior to the start date. Anderson College is an equal opportunity employer, committed to employment equity and diversity.