BC's Indigenous Public Post-Secondary Institute
Employment Opportunities

Term Instructor – Environmental Natural Resources Technology

Type: Term
Opening Date For Accepting Applications: Tuesday, November 6, 2018
Resume Review: Friday, November 16, 2018
Position Start Date: November 19, 2018
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 a Term Instructor to teach the following course at the Westin Bayshore, in Vancouver, BC.


ENRT 110 – Intro to Natural Resources

Classroom Delivery          November 19, 2018

Online Delivery                 November 20 – December 21, 2018


  • Master's degree in a related field or Bachelor's degree with 5 years of relevant work experience;

  • Registered Professional Forester (RPF) is strongly preferred;

  • Post-secondary teaching experience (with Aboriginal adult learners preferred);

  • Knowledge of classroom teaching and learning practices;

  • Knowledge of Aboriginal culture.

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.