BC's Indigenous Public Post-Secondary Institute
Employment Opportunities

Term Instructor(s) – Executive Assistant Diploma (Kitimat)

Type: Term
Opening Date For Accepting Applications: Thursday, February 7, 2019
Resume Review: Thursday, February 21, 2019
Position Start Date: July, 2019
Salary: $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:

The Community Education Department of NVIT believes in community based education and training.  NVIT anticipates a requirement for Term Instructors to deliver the Executive Assistant Diploma program in conjunction with the Kitimat Valley Institute in Kitimat, BC.  The program will run from July to November, 2019 and is dependent on student enrolment.

After successfully completing the Office Administration Assistant Program students will continue to develop administrative and professional skills; work with computer technology; network with professionals in the field; and prepare for a wide range of careers within the business world.

Please specify which courses you are qualified to teach. 

ADMN 121 – Introduction to Management

ADMN 190 – Technical Communications I

ADMN 191 – Technical Communication II

APBT 210 – Administrative Procedures II

APBT 220 – Executive Assistant Accounting I

APBT 221 – Executive Assistant Accounting II

APBT 222 – Business Math and Calculators II

APBT 290 – Simulated/Integrated Project

COMP 105 – Databases

COMP 113 – Keyboarding II

COMP 130 – Desktop Publishing

ENGL 110 – English Composition


  • possess a Bachelor's Degree in a related field or have equivalent training and experience;

  • post-secondary teaching experience preferably with Aboriginal adult learners;

  • extensive computer systems experience with a high level of proficiency with the Microsoft Office Suite;

  • strong interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills;

  • ability to work and problem-solve independently;

  • a 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.