Permanent Full-Time: January 2, 2019
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.
We are currently recruiting for a University Indigenous Studies Instructor who will work as part of a team dedicated to the success of students who are pursuing their Diploma and/or Degree. Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to; teach courses in assigned program area; develop syllabi that clearly outline the course requirements, rationale, goals and objectives; select textbooks and other resources for the class; prepare class sessions and assignments to help students grasp course content and how it integrates with overall student learning outcomes for the course; create a learningenvironment that encourages student involvement and participation; document students’ attendance,participation, and academic progress by giving and grading assignments, projects, quizzes and/or examinations that lead to a final grade; be accessible to student outside the classroom, providing ample periods of time for counselling and mentoring students in matters related to academic success and life goals; stay informed about changes and innovations in program field.
The minimal qualifications for this position are: A Master’s Degree in Educational Administration with abackground in Indigenous Studies. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of five (5) years of experience teaching, preferably in northern Saskatchewan. A thorough understanding of Aboriginal Culture in northern Saskatchewan is a definite asset. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered. Accrediting Institute: University of Saskatchewan – Instructor must meet accrediting institute’s requirements.
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: September 23, 2018
Send cover letter, resume, and proof of education to: Northlands College, Human Resources Department Box 1000 Air Ronge, SK S0J 3G0