INSTRUCTOR, ACADEMIC UPGRADING (Casual, Substitute)
NORQUEST COLLEGE
Edmonton, AB
Job Description

INSTRUCTOR, ACADEMIC UPGRADING (Casual, Substitute)

FACULTY OF FOUNDATIONAL, CAREERS AND ACADEMIC UPGRADING

Are you passionate about adult education? Do you enjoy the variety of developing curriculum and exploring online learning for adult education? If so, you will enjoy this challenging and rewarding position teaching adults in our Academic Upgrading department.

Our team in Academic Upgrading prepares students for the workplace, skills training, or for further post-secondary education through the successful completion of our upgrading courses. We are looking for an experienced and energetic professional to join the instructional team at our downtown campus.

Reporting to the Chair of Academic Upgrading, the instructor is responsible for delivering a range of academic upgrading courses to a diverse range of adult learners. Courses are taught in face-to-face, blended, and in online “real-time” formats.

At this time we are looking for Alberta Education Certified instructors to supply teach in: English/Humanities. Positions are available at our downtown Edmonton campus for both evening and daytime hours.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Deliver course instruction in face-to-face and/or online settings as supplied by the regular instructor
Build and maintain a positive relationship with students
Use applicable educational technology
Communicate with faculty and management as needed

QUALIFICATIONS:
Bachelor of Education Degree
Valid Alberta Teacher’s certification
Familiarity with Alberta Education curriculum
Experience teaching Alberta Education courses considered an asset
Demonstrated experience and training in adult education considered an asset
Experience teaching online courses considered an asset
Experience with Indigenous learners considered an asset
Experience with educational technologies considered an asset
SALARY: Commensurate with education and experience.

NOTE: This posting will be used to fill Substitute Instructor opportunities throughout the year to fill in for short or long term vacancies

COMPETITION NUMBER: 2019-2354

CLOSING DATE: Until Suitable Candidate is found

TO APPLY: If you meet the requirements of this position and wish to apply, please continue with this online process by uploading your resume and cover letter combined as one document

NOTE: Notification of receipt will be sent only to online applicants.

NorQuest College helps students unlock their potential and realize their dreams. We are Challenge Positive and embrace every situation as an opportunity. As the Edmonton region’s community college, we play an integral role in Alberta’s education system. NorQuest College offers a vibrant, inclusive, diverse, and student-centred learning environment that transforms lives and strengthens communities. We are nationally recognized leaders in health, community studies, and business post-secondary career programs, as well as foundational, intercultural, and language training. We are proud to offer our employees meaningful work, competitive salaries, a comprehensive benefits program, and a commitment to a positive work/life balance. This is an exciting time to be a part of NorQuest College. Take a step forward with us. Together, we can help build and sustain a strong province for future generations.