1. International Summer Projects Assistant
  2. Global Peer Advisors 2021/2022 
  3. Volunteer Positions

Thank you for your interest in working or volunteering with the ISSO!

International Summer Projects Assistant

The ISSO is hiring one (1) International Summer Projects Assistant for full-time work during Summer 2021.The successful candidate will work to support programs that facilitate the transition to university life of new undergraduate and graduate international and exchange students. This year, projects include transitioning the I-Start International Student Online Orientation from cuLearn to Carleton’s Brightspace Learning Management System and supporting the development and execution of the ISSO’s synchronous orientation and transition events. A complete job description is available here (link opens).

The application is now open here (link opens). The deadline for submission is March 12, 2021 at 4:30 pm EST.

Global Peer Advisors 2021/2022 

The ISSO is hiring four (4) Global Peer Advisors on a part-time basis for the 2021/2022 academic year to support international students in navigating the cultural, social, and academic transition to campus life. Global Peer Advisors are peer mentors who provide guidance, advice and support to undergraduate and graduate international students through the Global PALS program, group events, and social media content. Peer Advisors will work 4 hours a week from June 2021 until April 2022. A complete job description is available here (link opens).

Applications for this position can be submitted online through the FYC mentorship portal here (link opens). The deadline for submission is March 19, 2021 at 4:00 pm EST. FAQs about the hiring process are answered here (link opens).

  • Undergraduate and graduate students are eligible to apply.
  • Your application must include a cover letter (one page maximum) including your experiences and suitability for the position and a copy of your resume.
  • Selected applicants will be invited to attend a group interview on Saturday, March 27th, 2021 from 9:00 am to 10:30 am EST.
  • If you experience difficulties in using the portal to submit your application, please email Niamh O’Shea at isso@carleton.ca.

Volunteer Positions

Volunteer applications for the 2021/2022 academic year will be available in March 2021.