Full-time Term: May 1, 2017 to June 29, 2017 (43 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. Instructors teach courses ranging from adult basic education to first-year university, technical courses and skill training. You can help prepare students for new careers and new experiences.
Northlands College is a leading employer in northern Saskatchewan for both instructional and non-instructional jobs and careers. We have campuses in various communities across the north and have built strong partnerships with agencies and institutions to provide well-rounded programs and courses.
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; working as part of a team dedicated to increasing student retention and success; and other duties as assigned.
The minimal qualifications for this position are a relevant two year post-secondary diploma, however preference will be given to applicants with a Bachelor’s Degree; strong computer skills; recent/relevant experience in distance education; strong communication and interpersonal skills; experience working with adults in a cross-cultural learning environment is an asset. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.
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 Collective Agreement
Application Deadline: April 28, 2017.
Send applications, along with proof of education, to:
Northlands College, Human Resources Department
Box 1000 Air Ronge, SK S0J 3G0
“Preparing Northerners to participate in the social, economic and labour market development of Saskatchewan.”