BC's Indigenous Public Post-Secondary Institute

Term Instructors – Administrative Studies Certificate Program (Kelly Lake)

Type: Term
Opening Date For Accepting Applications: Friday, August 24, 2018
Resume Review: Monday, September 30, 2019
Position Start Date: September, 2019
Salary: Term Rate: $ 6,549.44 per course
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 courses within the Administrative Studies Certificate Program and invites applications from qualified candidates.  The following courses will be offered in conjunction with Kelly Lake Action Group in Kelly Lake, BC.  Tentative start date is September, 2018.


ADMN 115         Accounting I

ADMN 121         Introduction to Management

ADMN 130         Community Development I

ADMN 165         Introduction to Computing Systems

BUSM 200          Finite Mathematics

BUSM 222          Organizational Behaviour

BUSM 250          Principles of Marketing

ECON 101           Principles of Microeconomics

ENGL 110           English Composition

STSC 101            Strategies for Success 101


Applicants should indicate which courses they are qualified for and interested in teaching.


  • possess a Master’s Degree in a related field;

  • experience teaching Aboriginal adult learners;

  • excellent teaching and human relations skills. Faculty members are expected to contribute positively to the life of the school and community;

  • knowledge of Aboriginal cultures.

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.