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Continuing Studies Instructor - Computer Instructor

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Please note Campus Location will be Kelowna and/or Vernon TBC

Competition Details

Position Information

Position Number P00834
Position Title Continuing Studies Instructor - Computer Instructor
Division/Portfolio Continuing Studies and Corporate Development
Department/Program C/S Part Time Vocational
Location Vernon, Kelowna
Position Summary

Under the supervision of the Designated Supervisor, the instructor is responsible for instructing curriculum related to the teaching assignment, keeping curriculum current and maintaining related documentation specific to the course.

Education and Experience

An undergraduate degree and post secondary teaching experience are preferred; however, applicants who have completed Grade 12 and possess an equivalent combination of teaching and work experience in their area of expertise may be considered.

An Instructor’s Diploma or valid BC Teacher’s Certificate appropriate to the instructional assignment is preferred.6 – 10 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. 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

- Collaboration & Collegiality
- Continuous Learning & Information Seeking
- Effective Interactive Communication
- Initiative
- Integrity & Accountability
- Student & Service Focus

Job Specific Competencies
Preferred Qualifications

Experience teaching adults in a classroom setting preferred.

Provincial Instructor Diploma or Learner Centred Instructor certificate or equivalent experience and education appropriate to the instructional assignment is preferred

Desired Start Date 01/03/2018
Position End Date (if temporary)

Varied – evenings and/or Saturdays

This temporary work is “on call” and based on student demand.

Annual Salary/Hourly Rate $35 - $45 dependent upon experience and education
Appointment Type Non-Bargaining
Special Instructions to Applicants

Please note Campus Location will be Kelowna and/or Vernon TBC

Employee Group Non-Bargaining

Posting Detail Information

Competition Number C000530
Posting Open Date 11/06/2017
Posting Closing Date 12/21/2017
Open Until Filled No

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  1. * How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
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    • CAUT
    • Eluta
    • Facebook
    • family/friend referral
    • Higher Education
    • Newsletter/E-subscribe
    • Newspaper
    • Senior Women Academic Administrators of Canada (SWAAC)
  2. What is the highest level of education attained?
    • GED
    • High School Diploma
    • Diploma/Trade
    • Bachelor's Degree
    • Master's Degree
    • PhD
  3. * Do you currently work, or have you worked for Okanagan College?
    • Yes
    • No
  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. Other Document 1
  2. Other Document 2
  3. Other Document 3