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  • ABA Therapist

    Job Description:

    Seeking a mature, energetic ABA Therapist for our 5 year old son in Mount Moriah, Corner Brook.


    Responsibilities include providing hands on skills development and behaviour intervention through educating an dplay.

    The ABA Therapist will work in a private home as part of a therapy team under supervision and direction of our son's Senior Therapist.

    Training is provided upon hire.

    The position is for 15 hr/week.  The pay scale is $14.05-$15.63/hr plus 4% vacation pay, based on education and experience.

    Letter of conduct and CYFS check are required.

    Please forward resume and references to the email provided. Also, include any questions you may have.

    Contact Name: Melinda Murrin
    Contact Email:
  • Tutor - Chemistry

    Job Description:

    Much help wanted!  Tutor wanted to help a level 2 student at Corner Brook High with Chemistry 2202.  Tutor should be excited about Chemistry and able to create enthusiasm for struggling student.  Student has poor foundation and is now intimidated in level 2.  Tutor should be knowledgeable about the Chemistry 2202 curriculum.  Contact Blanche Whelan at​

    Contact Name: Blanche Whelan
    Contact Email:


The Student Work and Service Program (SWASP), funded by the Provincial Government of Newfoundland and Labrador, was designed to reduce the debt load of student parents, and to offer a valuable work opportunity where learned skills could be put to use and new ones strengthened.

What does SWASP offer participants?

  1. A valuable work experience, applicable to their program of study and career objectives
  2. A tuition credit
  3. An opportunity to network; and to strengthen and develop skills
  4. Personal and professional development through workshops offered on resume, cover letter writing; interview tips; job search/networking; and more!

Who is eligible

Fall semester: funding is available to student parents enrolled at Memorial University.

Winter semester: funding is available to student parents enrolled at Memorial. (Should additional funding become available, this program will be available to non-parent students)

Spring Semester: Funding is available to both student parents and non-student parents (ie. ALL Memorial students are eligible)

Program Options:

Option A: 260 hours (full-time hours, only part-time students can apply);
$1400 tuition voucher, $1200 cash stipend
Non-Student parents can apply for this option only.

Option B:
100 hours (part-time hours, part-time and full-time students can apply);
$1200 tuition voucher OR $750 tuition voucher, $450 cash stipend.


 SWASP Positions


MUCEP Job Opportunities

Eligibility Requirements:
  1. I am an undergraduate student.
  2. I am registered in at least 3 credit courses during the Winter 2014 semester (if I drop a course, I am no longer eligible for a MUCEP position).
  3. I have a 60% or above CUMULATIVE AVERAGE or a 60% or above average in my LAST 10 COURSES. (As a first year student, you have attained a 60% cumulative average because of the admission average)
  4. I will not work more than 80 MUCEP hours this semester. I will complete only one of the following options during this semester:
    • one 80 hour position ($1053)
    • one 40 hour position ($527)
    • two 40 hour positions ($527 each)


  • Student Assistant - Registrar's Office, Grenfell Campus

    Job Description:

    Under the guidance of the Manager of Academic Advising you will collect, collate, and report data derived from phone surveys with undeclared students who are currently attending Grenfell Campus.  In addition, you iwll provide undeclared students with information about the declaration process and you will redirect student inquiries.  You will research the online resources and strategies that are employed by othe rpost-secondary institutions and report on your findings. Other related duties and some evening hours will be required.

    The successful candidate will be​ mature, reliable, well organized and capable of work independently with minimal supervision.  Excellent communication skills are important; as is attention to detail and basic familiarity with spreadsheet software.

    Remuneration is $12.65 per hour.  A letter of application and resume should be submitted to the front desk, Office of the Registrar, Grenfell Campus before 4:30 p.m., January 13, 2016.  Alternatively, you may submit your documents to

    Contact Name: Derek Jackman
    Contact Email:

Volunteer Opportunities

On-Campus Volunteer Opportunities

Click on the underlined, highlighted organizations for additional information.
Organization Name Contact Information
GCSU Clubs and Societies Matthew Brockel 637-6200, ext. 6169
Grenfell Campus Student Food Bank Nicole Newell/Shanda Williams Nicole: 639-2590 (
Shanda: 639-6252 (
Student Services Debbie Janes 637-6232

Community Volunteer Opportunities

Click on the underlined, highlighted organizations for additional information.
Organization Website Contact Information
Alzheimer Society of Newfoundland and Labrador Barbara Kennedy
The Arthritis Society Steve Keats
Atlanti-Con Science Fiction Festival Jeff Keeping
Twitter: @atlanti_con
Canadian Cancer Society Krista King
Canadian Diabetes Association Timothy Humphries
709-754-0953, ext. 22
Canadian National Institute of the Blind Dinah Durnford (
Donna Byrne (
Canadian Red Cross Judy Bond
Corner Brook Museum and Archives George French
Corner Brook Status of Women Council Paula Sheppard-Thibeau
Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of Canada Kathy Power
709-579-3700 or 1-800-563-4843
WestRock Community Centre Steve Huxter
709-634-4077 Ext. 2
Easter Seals of Newfoundland and Labrador Jeff Young
Family Outreach Resource Centre   Bonnie Randell
Food Bank Network   Joy Connors
Girl Guides of Canada Linda Holwell-Tibbo
Junior Achievement Newfoundland and Labrador Shawn Adams
Kids Eat Smart Clubs Kailey Pauls
NL Laubach Literacy Council Margie Lewis
VON Corner Brook Branch Debbie Lewis
Elaine Fost
Western Memorial Regional Hospital Shelley Blackler
The following list of organizations may or may not currently have volunteer opportunities in the Corner Brook area. Please contact them directly for more information.
Amnesty International John Fleming
Canadian Parents for French NL Patricia Edwards
Humber Community YMCA Lisa Osmond
MADD Canada Karen Foley
NL Special Olympics Hope Wiseman
Places of Worship
Various places of worship in Corner Brook. Click here for contact information.
Rogers Television Amy Joy
Schools – Elementary and Secondary
Various elementary and secondary schools in Corner Brook. Click here for contact information.
Senior’s Homes/Service
Various senior’s homes in Corner Brook. Click here for contact information.
St. John Ambulance Brigade Todd Warren

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Grenfell Campus
Memorial University

20 University Drive
Corner Brook, NL
A2H 5G4

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Grenfell Campus
Memorial University

PO Box 2000
Corner Brook, NL
A2H 6P9

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