BC's Indigenous Public Post-Secondary Institute
Employment Opportunities

Term Instructors – Camp Manager Program & Cultural Assessor(Burns Lake)

Type: Term
Opening Date For Accepting Applications: Wednesday, January 17, 2018
Resume Review: Wednesday, January 31, 2018
posting will remain open until all teaching positions are filled
Position Start Date: February, 2018
Salary: Term Rate: $6,404.78
Contact: Leah Garcia-Gray
Email: hr@nvit.bc.ca
Phone: 250-378-3308
Fax: 250-378-3332
Address: NVIT
4155 Belshaw St.
Merritt, BC, V1K 1R1
NVIT is BC's Indigenous Public Post-Secondary Institute. As a leader in Indigenous post-secondary education and a fully accredited member of BC's post-secondary education system, we provide a comprehensive range of programs up to the degree level at our campuses in Merritt and Burnaby. NVIT also delivers programs online and in Indigenous communities throughout British Columbia. Join a growing and innovative institution committed to making a difference in Indigenous education and communities. With an institutional mission to empower learners by strengthening voice and identity through education, NVIT employees honour an atmosphere embedded in Indigenous culture and traditions while cultivating an environment founded on learner centred principles that promote student recruitment, engagement and achievement.

Job Description:

NVIT anticipates the need for term instructors to teach the following courses and invites applications from qualified candidates. The courses will be delivered in Burns Lake from February – May, 2018

ADMN 115 – Introduction to Accounting                                  February 19 – March 2, 2018

ADMN 121 – Introduction to Management                                March 5 – 16, 2018

BUSM 200 – Finite Mathematics                                              March 26 – April 6, 2018

BUSM 222 – Organizational Behaviour                                    April 9 – 20, 2018

ADMN 165 – Introduction to Computing Systems                     April 30 – May 11, 2018

ACED 140 – Introduction to Marketing                                     May 14 – 25, 2018

 ENRT 141 – Aboriginal People and the Land                           February 19 – March 9, 2018

ENRT 145 – Fire Ecology                                                        March 12 – 30, 2018

ENRT 160 – Field Surveys I                                                     April 9 – 27, 2018


  • Master’s Degree in a related field;

  • Registered Professional Forester (RPF) is strongly preferred for the ENRT courses;

  • Post-secondary teaching experience (with Aboriginal adult learners preferred);

  • Knowledge of classroom teaching and learning practices;

  • Excellent teaching and human relations skills - faculty members are expected to contribute positively to the life of the school and community;

  • Knowledge of Aboriginal culture.

As an Indigenous centre for excellence, NVIT inspires learners to strengthen community.

NVIT gives high priority to Aboriginal candidates. All applicants should be experienced in working with Aboriginal people.