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
$31.40 to $46.64 hourly, plus remoteness allowance
University College of the North, Attention: Human Resources
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.
For more information and other employment opportunities, visit www.ucn.ca.
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