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Adult Learning Centre Instructor

Job Information
Author pmnationtalk
Date April 4, 2019
Deadline Open
Type Full Time
Company University College of the North (UCN)
Salary $31.40 to $46.64 - Per Hour
Location Thompson,Mb
Category Education / Teaching - K-12 and other training
Client University College of the North
Contact Information

Adult Learning Centre Instructor

Classification: Instructor
Full-Time Regular Position
Thompson, 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 Indigenous learners and mature students.

The Position: The UCN Adult Learning Centre requires a full-time Instructor. We are looking for a talented teaching professional who is passionate about helping all students reach their full potential. Teachers at the UCN Adult Learning Centre are responsible to teach Manitoba high school curriculum and courses intended to prepare students for high school or post-secondary studies. Particular emphasis is placed on supporting student and meeting needs. This position will involve teaching Manitoba high school English as well as other Manitoba high school and upgrading courses, as required. Candidates may be required to teach both day and evening classes.


  • A Bachelor of Education Degree
  • Valid Manitoba Teaching Permit (or equivalent from another province)
  • Specialization or academic concentration in English, Social Studies or Humanities
  • Experience teaching high school English
  • Familiarity working with of Indigenous and adult students
  • Familiarity with education delivery and achieving success with at-risk students
  • Good computer skills
  • Effective communication skills
  • Strong organizational and self-management skills
  • Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of the cultural influences and specific needs of adult learners in northern Manitoba


  • Certificate in Adult Education
  • A minimum of five years teaching experience, ideally at the high school or adult education level
  • Direct experience with non-traditional, vulnerable students or communities
  • The ability to speak an Indigenous language

Conditions of Employment:

  • Candidates must be legally entitled to work in Canada
  • Candidates may be required to teach both day and evening classes
  • Candidates must provide a Criminal Record Check and Child Abuse Registry Check
  • Instructors are required to complete a Certificate in Adult Education (CAE)

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 Indigenous candidates. Applicants are invited to indicate in their covering letter or résumé if they are from any of the following groups: Indigenous 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:
Closing Date: April 26,2019
Salary Range: $31.40 to $46.64 hourly, plus remoteness allowance
Apply to: University College of the North, Attention: Human Resources
P.O. Box 3000
The Pas MB R9A 1M7
Fax: (204) 623-4414 
Email: (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).

Human Resources will work with applicants who require accommodation during the application or the interview process.

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