BC's Indigenous Public Post-Secondary Institute

Term Instructor – College Readiness (Merritt)


Type: Term
Opening Date For Accepting Applications: Friday, May 22, 2020
Resume Review: Friday, June 5, 2020
Position Start Date: September, 2020
Salary: Term Rate: $6,549.44 per course
Contact: Human Resources
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 a term instructor to teach within the College Readiness Program at the Merritt campus.

FALL 2020                                                                               

SEPTEMBER – DECEMBER                                                     

INST 050 – Indigenous Studies I        

Requirements/Qualifications:

  • 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.