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Workplace Essential Skills Training (WEST) Instructor for Vancouver Island University


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Position:Workplace Essential Skills Training (WEST) Instructor
Employer:Vancouver Island University
Closing Date:2021-Aug-04
Salary or Wage:Based on experience
Full or Part Time:Part Time
Location:Powell River, BC
Start Date:August 30 2021


- Master's degree in relevant field (education, special education and/or business)
- Teacher training and coordinating experience or proven related experience in teaching adults with cognitive barriers and subject material, demonstrated by
the equivalent of a minimum of one year full-time teaching experience with corroborating positive evaluations
- Proven experience in working with adult students with learning barriers
- Ability to use a wide range of teaching strategies to
accommodate the needs of different learners
- Skill in providing individualized instruction in a group setting
- Demonstrated interpersonal skills working with students
- The successful candidate will also have experience with the course content and demonstrate competency in teaching
- Microsoft Office program applications; Outlook, Word, Excel expereince preferred

Duties and Responsibilities

- Demonstrate excellence in pedagogy and a desire to work with participants with cognitive barriers, strong
communication and interpersonal skills
- Maintain and submit accurate and up-to-date evaluations of all student's progress
- Instruct course(s); prepare course materials; instruct individual and group lessons; provide student support, evaluate and grade
- Liaise with department chair and the Professional Development and Training Coordinator at the Powell River Campus
- Participate as an active member of the ACP Faculty team, including participating in staff meetings and committees as required

Additional Details

- Upon offer of employment, successful applicant(s) must complete and sign a Consent to a Criminal Record Check form as per the Criminal Records Review Act
- Short-listed candidates must provide original transcripts, or applicable original certifications at time of interview
- All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority
- Vancouver Island University embraces the principle of employment equity and encourages applications from women, persons with disabilities, visible minorities, and people of Indigenous descent

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