BC's Indigenous Public Post-Secondary Institute
Employment Opportunities

Term Instructors Office Administration Program


Type: Term
Opening Date For Accepting Applications: Thursday, May 10, 2018
Resume Review: Friday, May 25, 2018
Position Start Date: 09/04/18
Salary: $6,436.80 per course (*also see note)
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. The certificate program is intended for people wanting to upgrade their office skills for certification and for those looking for entry-level positions in the office workplace. The diploma program is designed to provide training in office management. NVIT invites applications from qualified individuals.

Fall 2018 - 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

Spring 2019 - January - April

COMM 111 - Business Communication
COMP 104 - Spreadsheets
COMP 112 - Word Processing II
APBT 221 - Accounting II / Computerized
COMP 105 - Database
COMP 130 - Desktop Publishing
ADMN 121 - Introduction to Management
APBT 120 - Business Calculators & Mathematics

* Note that instructors assigned to teach three or more courses in a term are placed on the faculty salary scale and not paid the term rate indicated above.



Requirements/Qualifications:
- 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: and

- a demonstrated understanding of Indigenous ways of knowing.

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.