Classification: Instructor Full-Time Term Position: August 20, 2018 to June 20, 2019 Oxford House, Manitoba
University College of the North (UCN) is committed to building a workforce that is representative of the populations we serve. Applications are invited from individuals who have a demonstrated interest and ability to work with Aboriginal learners and mature students.
The Position: The UCN Oxford House Regional Centre is looking for a General Studies instructor. The Instructor will act as a Student Mentor throughout the program. Some evening instruction may be required.
A Bachelor of Education Degree with a Valid Manitoba Teaching Permit, consideration may be given to individuals with undergraduate degree with experience teaching mature student learners
Strong professional and academic background that indicates ability to teach Math, English, Computers and Science
Knowledge of current theories, principles and practices of adult education
Ability to teach First Nation learners and adjust to unique learning styles
Managing result and change
Excellent communication skills
Strong computer skills
Effective interpersonal skills
Effective organizational and time management skills
Effective leadership skills
Demonstrated ability to understand cultural influences and issues specific to adult learners in northern communities and adapt to small and remote community lifestyles
Personal experience and/or knowledge and understanding of the Aboriginal cultures
The ability to speak an Aboriginal language
Minimum three years teaching experience
Knowledge and experience with learning technologies in a college or university setting
Conditions of Employment:
Candidates must be legally entitled to work in Canada
Applicants must provide a cover letter, résumé, references and copies of their transcripts with their application.
Applicants must demonstrate on their résumé how they meet the qualifications.
Representative Workforce (formerly employment equity) is a factor in the selection process. Preference will be given to Aboriginal candidates. Applicants are invited to indicate in their covering letter or résumé if they are from any of the following groups: Aboriginal people, persons with disabilities, visible minorities, or women and men in non-traditional roles. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.
Competition Number: 18-055
Closing Date: July 6, 2018
Salary Range: $31.40 to $46.64 hourly, plus remoteness allowance
University College of the North, Attention: Human Resources P.O. Box 3000 The Pas MB R9A 1M7 Fax: (204) 623-4414 Email: email@example.com (preferred format)
We thank all applicants for their interest, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted
Application materials, including letters of reference, will be handled in accordance with the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Legislation (Manitoba).
For more information and other employment opportunities, visit www.ucn.ca.