Manager, Community & Enrolment Services (Full Time)


Coast Mountain College


Manager, Community & Enrolment Services (Prince Rupert)

Job description and duties

Coast Mountain College (CMTN), Prince Rupert campus, invites applications for an exciting opportunity for an experienced professional to fill the permanent full-time position of Manager – Community and Enrolment Services.

Duties: Reporting to the Registrar/Director of Institutional Research, the Manager of Community and Enrolment Services is responsible for leadership of academic advising, enrolment services, and campus management. In addition, the Manager engages with communities in and around Prince Rupert including Haida Gwaii.

The Manager is responsible for the supervision of staff located in and across CMTN’s campuses including Prince Rupert, Terrace, Hazelton, and Smithers.

As a member of the executive team, the Manager provides oversight of the Prince Rupert campus and solves challenging issues regarding space, safety, and teamwork. In addition, the Manager serves as the face of the college in the community and beyond, representing the college in remote communities, including Haida Gwaii, with industry, and in the local community.

The Manager needs to be a strategic thinker with excellent communication and skilled leadership. The College has launched an ambitious strategic plan to become the college of choice for experiential place-based learning. To accomplish this, the Manager must be able to live and lead the college values of Adventure, Transformation, and Integrity. Candidates with experience working with Indigenous communities are preferred.

Northwest BC is a great place to live and work. Not only are there mountains, glaciers, rivers and the ocean that can be explored all in one day, the culture and history of the area is fascinating and unique. We are proud of the work we do and where we do it and invite potential applicants to look at our videos and stories available on Youtube, Instagram, and Facebook. We also strive to maintain a healthy work/life balance. Our faculty and staff can be seen out on the ski hills, the rivers, the trails and the ocean enjoying this amazing place.


  • An undergraduate degree with; a graduate degree is preferred
  • Evidence of continued professional development
  • Two or more years of leadership experience
  • Experience working in post-secondary education
  • Experience in academic advising and enrolment services, or equivalent
  • Knowledge of, and engagement with, Indigenous and rural communities
  • Experience working in a unionized environment
  • Ability to navigate new technologies and support managing complex budgets
  • Leadership style that is positive, inclusive, and collaborative
  • Resonance with the CMTN core values of integrity, adventurous, and transformative
  • Proven ability to exercise tact, diplomacy and conflict resolution skills
  • Excellent computer skills including PowerPoint, Word, Excel and database software; understanding of a student information system preferred
  • Possession of a valid driver’s license as frequent inter-campus travel is required

Application information

Application instructions

In your cover letter, please select one of the 94 Calls to Action that in your opinion is best suited to this portfolio. Why is it well suited and how might that Call to Action influence the work of that portfolio? Applications will be judged based on the cover letter and how well it addresses this question as well as how well the applicant meets the stated qualifications.


Respond in confidence by submitting a cover letter and current resume, quoting competition #21.196M to:

Coast Mountain College, Human Resources


NOTE: Only complete applications (with a cover letter and resume included) received to the above noted email address will be considered.

CMTN provides quality learning experiences that help prepare our students for successful, positive futures. We celebrate the diversity of our northern and Indigenous populations and reflect this diversity in our programs, services and workforce. In accordance with CMTN’s strategic plan, we encourage applications from Indigenous individuals.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Closing date
November 30, 2021
Competition number
Job status
Posting type
  • Management
  • Prince Rupert

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