Educational Assistant Certificate Instructor(s)

Job Information
Author pmnationtalk
Date June 12, 2018
Type Full Time
Company University College of the North
Location Norway House, MB
Category Education / Teaching - K-12 and other training
Client University College of the North
Contact Information
hrinfo@ucn.ca

Educational Assistant Certificate Instructor(s)

Classification: College Instructor

Part-Time Term Position: September 10, 2018 to June 19, 2020
(Maximum of 980 hours)
Norway House, 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: Norway House Regional Centre is seeking an instructor(s) to teach courses in the part-time Educational Assistant program for the 2018-2020 academic years. The program will start September 18, 2018 and end on June 12, 2020. Year 1 classes will begin on September 18, 2020 and end on June 18, 2019. Year 2 classes will begin on September 10, 2019 and end on June 12, 2010. Classes will be twice a week from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. and one/two Saturdays a month from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. The courses are 515 hours plus 465 hours for course preparation for a total of 980 hours.

September 18, 2018 to November 1, 2018 – EDU.1100 Roles and Responsibilities of Educational Assistant

November 6, 2018 to December 20, 2018 – EDU.1101 Computer Fundamentals

January 3, 2019 to February 21, 2019 – EDU.1102 Applying Strategies/Best Practices for Diverse Learners

February 26, 2019 to April 26, 2019 – EDU.1103 Enhancing Numeracy

March 25, 2018 to June 18, 2019 EDU.1104 Development through the Lifespan

September 10, 2019 to October 29, 2019 – EDU.1105 – Promoting Balance/Wellness

November 4, 2019 to December 19, 2019 – EDU.1106 Reading/Responding to Children’s Adolescent Literature

January 7, 2020 to February 21, 2019 – EDU.1107 Family Dynamics/Effects of Trauma on children/youth

February 25, 2020 to April 9, 2020 – EDU.1108 Managing Student Behavior in the classroom

April 14, 2020 to May 28, 2020 – UC.EDU.1109 Impact of Crisis/Para-Professional Response June 1, 2020 to June 12, 2020 – EDU.1120 Practicum Seminar

Qualifications:

  • A Bachelor of Education Degree and a permanent Manitoba teaching certificate
  • Must have experience working in a K-12 school system
  • Must have previous experience supervising Education Assistants in the classroom
  • Strong communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Strong self-management skills
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Strong computer skills
  • Ability to understand cultural influences and issues specific to adult learners in Aboriginal and northern communities
  • Personal experience and/or knowledge and understanding of the Aboriginal culture
  • Manitoba Special Education Certificate
  • Previous experience programming for Education Assistants
  • Previous work experience as a Resource Teacher
  • Previous instructional experience with adults
  • The ability to speak an Aboriginal language
  • Candidates must be legally entitled to work in Canada
  • Must obtain CAE within 5 years of employment
  • Accommodate a flexible schedule if required

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: 18-059

Closing Date: July 13, 2018

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: hrinfo@ucn.ca (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).

For more information and other employment opportunities, visit www.ucn.ca.

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