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Community Life Coordinator

Community Life Coordinator

Company: Providence University College and Theological Seminary
10 College Crescent
Otterburne, Manitoba , R0A 1G0

Position Description

About Providence

The Providence campus is on 100 acres in southern Manitoba, 30 minutes south of Winnipeg (the Province’s capital city) near numerous towns that offer opportunities for involvement in church and youth ministry.

The vision of Providence is to be identified among Canada's foremost Christian universities as a learning community that transforms students into leaders of character, knowledge, and faith, to serve Christ in a changing world. A Christian academic community in the evangelical tradition, Providence teaches people to grow in knowledge and character for leadership and service.

About the Position

Reporting to the Director of Student Development, the Community Life Coordinator works closely with the Student Development team in developing departmental programming that engages the entire campus community and the student leadership program while being the staff liaison for the University College Student Council. Community life programming and student leadership is grounded in the institutional mission of “knowledge and character for leadership and service”, which involves facilitating a Christ-centered environment for the student body, promoting community connections, a healthy lifestyle, and holistic growth and development.


  • Developing programming that is missional and community-oriented which seeks to help students achieve student development learning outcomes
  • Assisting in planning and implementing welcome week
  • Directing all facets of student leadership
  • Overseeing the UC Student Council (STUCO)
  • Miscellaneous departmental responsibilities

Job Qualifications and Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree required;
  • Master’s degree in Student Development or Higher Education preferred;
  • Excellent administrative skills;
  • Experience in event planning;
  • Proficient in MS Office 365;

Work Arrangement

  • The Community Life Coordinator is required to live on campus;
  • Work hours vary given the nature of the position subject to events scheduled, and there are frequent weekend and evening responsibilities;
  • Providence is a faith-based institution and all staff are required to agree to a code of conduct. Our Staff Handbook outlines all institutional expectations, responsibilities, and benefits.

Application Instructions

To apply, submit a cover letter and resume by email to

Consideration of applications will continue until position is filled. We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected to proceed in the competition will be contacted.

Questions regarding this position can be sent by email to

Posted: July 2, 2019 | Expires: July 31, 2019
Posted Under: Ministry - General
Career ID: [ 7054 ]