August 20, 2018 to April 30, 2019 (167 days)
Northlands College offers the opportunity to bring the gift of education to eager students in one of the most beautiful regions in Canada. We are a mid-sized college with many unique and engaging programs, small class sizes and a strong sense of community. We have campuses in various communities across northern Saskatchewan and have built strong partnerships with agencies and institutions to provide well-rounded courses and programs.
The Distance Education Instructor Aide will work in a learning centre environment to provide adults registered in distance education modes of post-secondary subjects with educational support. This support will include assisting students with all their learning needs, promoting a positive learning environment, monitoring a computer lab, maintaining building and equipment security, promoting distance education learning skills, promoting distance education opportunities, and working as part of a team dedicated to increasing student retention and success, as well as other duties as assigned.
Additional duties include classroom management; taking attendance and submitting on a regular basis; monitoring student progress and submitting on a regular basis; and other duties as assigned.
The minimal qualifications for this position are a relevant two year post-secondary diploma, however applicants with a relevant University degree will be given preference; strong computer skills; recent/relevant experience in distance education; strong communication and interpersonal skills; and experience working with adults in a cross-cultural learning environment is an asset. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.
Northlands College has an excellent benefits package which includes a dental, health and vision care plan; pension plan, life and dependent life insurance, long-term disability, sick leave, vacation leave, professional development opportunities and an employee assistance program. Northlands College has an approved Employment Equity Plan, applicants of Aboriginal ancestry, as well as individuals in other equity groups, are encouraged to apply. A criminal check will be required prior to hire.
We thank all candidates who apply; however only those short-listed for an interview will be contacted. A criminal record check will be required prior to hire. Northlands College has excellent benefits and an approved Employment Equity Plan. Applicants of Aboriginal ancestry, as well as individuals in other equity groups are encouraged to apply.
Salary: As per the Collective Bargaining Agreement
Application Deadline: June 2, 2018
Send resume, with proof of education, to:
Northlands College, Human Resources Department
Box 1000 Air Ronge, SK S0J 3G0