Arts & Humanities

MSE Coordination Assistant - Special Education


The MSE Coordination Assistant provided substantive support to our Masters students, specifically to students and supervisors during the thesis writing stage. They also uploaded completed projects to VIU space

Position Overview

We are looking for a student who can support the coordination of the Master of Education in Special Education (MEDS) program. 

Under the guidance and supervision of the MEDS Co-ordinator, the student will research and compile information on the essential elements of varied research methodologies, as well as locate good exemplars of studies conducted in those methodologies. They will also upload and organize resources in VIULearn and upload and organize completed thesis and projects onto VIUSpace.

The work will be completed through the Nanaimo campus resources (staff support).

The days and hours will be agreed upon by the coordinator and the student. 

The successful candidate will have strong organizational and communication skills in order to locate and collate all the information and documents that need to be uploaded and/or archived.

The student will work closely with the program coordinator and will receive guidance and support in locating and compiling information to prepare APA, 6th edition supporting documents for graduate students.

The student will also receive training and guidance in locating and organizing information on varied research methodologies. Strong existing computing skills are important. This student needs to be comfortable with adding digital skills and adapting content in an online environment.

Graduate Attributes Associated

Students in this position will gain skills in collaboration, foundations for lifelong learning, reading, written communication, and technological literacies

Position Type

  • This is a Volunteer opportunity

Sign Up Directions

For information, please email Rachel Moll, Associate Dean, Faculty of Education at