Employment opportunity

Instructor, Faculty Development

Competition number
IT & Learning Commons
$39.89 to $47.49 per hour
Term to June 30, 2019
Ayamdigut (Whitehorse) Campus
Initial review date

The Learning Commons is responsible to provide support for learning and teaching across the College, online teaching applications and learning management systems. Come join us as we make our transition to Yukon University.

In this role, you will be partnering with instructors from all departments in the College to develop courses and other training resources to support the overall goals of the institution including our move to transition from a College to a University.  Activities will include designing and delivering of faculty development courses, and other training activities that support instructional excellence for both synchronous and asynchronous college course delivery. Working in an instructional and coaching capacity, this position develops and facilitates courses and related learning activities on instructional skills, curriculum development, course content design, and specific skills for teaching with educational technologies and distance learning delivery methods.

Applicants should have an Master’s degree in a related field (i.e., Adult Education, Curriculum or Instructional Design) combined with experiences in: teaching in a college or university setting; instructor professional practice development; instructional design in developing and revising content, learning activities and assessments; curriculum conversion from traditional to technology enhanced or technology based delivery methods and experience using a Learning Management System (LMS) or combination of LMS plus various educational technologies.

This position has a variable work schedule with possible evenings, weekends and/or noon hour 
periods scheduled.

Consideration may be given to those with an appropriate blend of education and teaching experience.  

Quoting the competition number, please send your cover letter and resume to:

Human Resource Services Yukon College, Box 2799
Whitehorse, Yukon, Y1A 5K4
Fax: 867.668.8896
Email: hr@yukoncollege.yk.ca

Applicants should clearly outline all relevant qualifications since selection for interview will be based on applications submitted. A statement of qualifications, which outlines the selection standards, and a position description are available in PDF format for all Bargaining Unit positions, by following the links above.

Please be prepared to provide official transcripts upon request.

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest, but advise that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.