BC's Indigenous Public Post-Secondary Institute

Term Instructor – University Transfer

Type: Term
Opening Date For Accepting Applications: Thursday, June 4, 2020
Resume Review: Thursday, June 18, 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 requirement for a term instructors to deliver the following courses within the University Transfer Program.  These courses will be taught by video-conference between Merritt and Burnaby Campuses.

 We invite applications from qualified candidates.

FALL 2020

CRIM 220             Introduction to Research Methods

CRIM 131             Introduction to Criminal Justice System

CRIM 104             Sociological Explanations of Criminal and Deviant Behaviour



CRIM 233             Introduction to Corrections

ENGL 224             A Global Perspective on Indigenous Literature


The course outlines can be found on our website – www.nvit.ca

Course offering is subject to student enrollment.


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

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

  •  experience in classroom teaching and learning practices with Indigenous adult learners;

  •   strong connections and roots within Indigenous communities; and

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.