Carpentry Instructor

Carpentry Instructor

Job Information
Author pmnationtalk
Date July 20, 2018
Type Full Time
Company University College of the North
Location Cranberry Portage, MB
Category Education / Teaching - K-12 and other training
Client University College of the North
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Carpentry Instructor

Classification: College Instructor
Full-Time Term Position: September 4, 2018 to June 28, 2019
Cranberry Portage, 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 Aboriginal learners and mature students.

The Position: UCN requires an instructor to teach into the dual credit Carpentry Program at Frontier Collegiate in Cranberry Portage. In addition to teaching duties, the instructor will be responsible for classroom management, student supervision, tutoring and advising, maintenance of student records and grades plus maintenance of applicable inventory. This term in dependent on on-going funding from Frontier School Division which is determined on a yearly basis.


  • Red Seal Journeyperson Certification in carpentry (proof required)
  • Experience in the trade after attainment of the Inter-Provincial Red Seal Certificate
  • Effective communication skills (written and oral)
  • Strong leadership and teamwork skills
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Excellent problem solving skills
  • Excellent computer skills with a familiarity with MS Office
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Demonstrated ability to understand and to deal with issues specific to Aboriginal learners and mature students in northern communities
  • Personal experience and/or knowledge and understanding of Aboriginal cultures


  • The ability to speak an Aboriginal language
  • Previous teaching experience
  • Current industry standard safety certificates
  • Certificate in Adult Education

Conditions of Employment:

  • Candidates must be legally entitled to work in Canada
  • Must have Criminal Record and Child Abuse Registry Check

Applicants must provide a cover letter, résumé, and references 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 Aboriginal candidates. Applicants are invited to indicate in their covering letter or résumé if they are from any of the following groups: Aboriginal 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: 18-077

Closing Date: August 6, 2018 however, will remain open until filled

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).

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