International Student Advisor

Canadore College of Applied Arts & Technology

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November 11, 2022
North Bay, Canada
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Annual Salary
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Closing Date


International Student Advisor

Permanent Full-Time Support Staff

$30.87/hour - 37.50 hours/week

College Drive Campus – North Bay, ON



DEADLINE: Friday, November 18, 2022 – 12:00 p.m.

Knowledge and Skills

  • Three years of experience in providing services to students, preferably international students with additional experience and/or training in public relations and presentations
  • Demonstrated experience working with and providing services to students from various cultural backgrounds; experience with international student recruitment is an asset
  • Fluency (oral and written) in English; additional languages are considered a strong asset

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Maintain and manage platforms for communication with international students
  • Participate in international student recruitment events
  • Develop and host events that celebrate the full spectrum of international student diversity at the college
  • Draft communication materials (brochures, newsletters, etc.) to seek new value-added student service partnerships
  • Facilitate career-related opportunities and supports for all college international student learners
  • Advise international students of applicable immigration policies and regulations including study permits, work permits, work placements, etc.
  • Deploy support and advising to international students on all matters relative to health insurance provision, including liaising, troubleshooting, and advocating with the College’s chosen health insurance service provider
  • Develop and support student engagement and retention initiatives for international students
  • Actively seek and deploy activities to enhance “Internationalization@Home” for Canadore domestic students in a manner that raises intercultural awareness among students, staff, and faculty
  • Maintain all international student service-oriented materials up to date and accurate throughout the year (Canadore International Student Guide, International Microsite, Canadore International Student App (iCent), etc.)
  • Participate in the development and delivery of orientation programs for new international students
  • Develop, coordinate, and deliver specialized services for international students (cultural, religious, and social events and services)
  • Participate in pursuing, developing, and implanting additional activities in support of Canadore’s Internationalization Strategy


  • Two year Diploma in a related field of study, international focus preferred
  • Registered International Student Immigration Advisor (RISIA) designation

How to Apply

A cover letter together with a current resume, quoting the above competition number, will be accepted by the Organizational Development and Talent Management Department by E-Mail at, until 4:00 p.m., on the closing date.

Canadore College is committed to inclusion, diversity, equity, and accessibility.

While we thank all applicants, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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