Vocational Instructor - Construction Trades

Competition Details

Position Information

Position Number P00015
Position Title Vocational Instructor - Construction Trades
Division/Portfolio Trades and Apprenticeship
Department/Program Construction Trades
Position Summary

The duties and responsibilities of a Vocational Instructor include continuing excellence in one’s field, instructional
and professional duties, professional development and service.

Education and Experience

1. Successful completion of a related apprenticeship program and a Certificate of Apprenticeship with an Interprovincial endorsement.

2. An undergraduate degree and post secondary teaching experience are preferred; however, applicants with an equivalent combination of teaching and work experience may be considered.

3. An Instructor’s Diploma or valid BC Teacher’s Certificate appropriate to the instructional assignment is preferred, and will be required following appointment in accordance with the Collective Agreement.

4. Six to ten years recent relevant experience.

Skills and Abilities

Candidates must be committed to a team approach, demonstrate good written and oral English skills and have good interpersonal skills. The ideal candidate will have an exceptional teaching record with demonstrated learner-centred teaching philosophy. Successful applicants will be an integral part of the team that will help Okanagan College realize the promise of a world-class college. Candidates will be comfortable in a computerized environment and demonstrate knowledge of programs relevant to their discipline. The successful applicant will be able to encourage communication between students and faculty.

Core Competencies
Job Specific Competencies
Preferred Qualifications
Desired Start Date 01/31/2018
Position End Date (if temporary) 08/07/2018

Instruction assignment is at Nicola Valley Institute of Technology in Merritt for 25 week Carpenter Foundation program. Schedule includes 55.96 hours of CD/PD and 36 hours of Instruction per week.

Annual Salary/Hourly Rate Salary placement is dependent upon qualifications and experience.
Appointment Type Vocational - Non-Regular Full-time
Special Instructions to Applicants
Employee Group Vocational

Posting Detail Information

Competition Number C000537
Posting Open Date 11/02/2017
Posting Closing Date 11/26/2017
Open Until Filled No

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  3. * Do you currently work, or have you worked for Okanagan College?
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  4. If yes, please enter your 9-digit employee ID#.

    (Open Ended Question)

Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume/CV
  2. Cover Letter
  3. References
Optional Documents
  1. Credentials/Transcripts