BC's Indigenous Public Post-Secondary Institute
Employment Opportunities

Term Instructors – Office Administration Program (Merritt)

Type: Term
Opening Date For Accepting Applications: Tuesday, July 9, 2019
Resume Review: Tuesday, July 23, 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 within the Office Administration Certificate & Diploma Programs at the Merritt campus.


FALL 2019                                                                               

SEPTEMBER – DECEMBER                                                     

COMM 101 – Business English                                           

COMP 101 – Computer Essentials and the Internet

COMP 102 – Word Processing I

COMP 103 – Keyboarding I                                                 

COMP 113 – Keyboarding II                                                

APBT 220 – Accounting I                                                     

APBT 222 – Business Math & Calculators II                        




COMP 104 – Spreadsheets

COMP 112 – Word Processing II

APBT 221 – Accounting II/Computerized

COMP 105 – Database

COMP 130 – Desktop Publishing


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

  • post secondary teaching experience preferably with Indigenous 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 Indigenous 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.