BC's Indigenous Public Post-Secondary Institute

Term Instructors - Social Work (Vanderhoof)


Type: Term
Opening Date For Accepting Applications: Thursday, March 4, 2021
Resume Review: Thursday, March 18, 2021
Position Start Date: April, 2021
Salary: Term Rate: $6,814.04 per course
Contact: Human Resources
Email: hr@nvit.ca
Phone: 250-378-3308
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 Term Instructors to deliver courses within the Bachelor of Social Work Degree program.  This is in conjunction with Carrier Sekani Family Services in Vanderhoof, BC.  Courses will be delivered online and will start April, 2021.

Please specify which courses you are qualified to teach.

SOCW 306 – Theory and Ideology of Social Work

FNST 100 – Introduction to First Nations Studies I



Requirements/Qualifications:

  • possess a MSW for the Social work courses and a Master’s in a related field for University Transfer courses;

  • post-secondary teaching experience preferably with Indigenous adult learners;

  • 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.