Bow Valley College is the largest and fastest growing Comprehensive Community College in Alberta. We have locations across southern Alberta helping over 17,000 learners each year.
Our mission is to contribute to the vitality of communities and strength of the economy through innovative adult education programs and services which equip students for successful living, lifelong learning, and employment in a global knowledge-based environment.
Bow Valley College is made up of employees who are committed to our learners success, as well as each other s. Our staff and faculty consistently say it is the people who keep them at the College, the opportunity to make a difference in the lives of our learners, and the incredible support they receive from their co-workers and supervisors.
We are currently hiring Casual Clinical Instructors to support our growing needs in both our Practical Nurse program and Health Care Aide program.
Settings include acute, rural, and most particularly, in long term care and assisted living locations .
We have clinical teaching openings in Calgary and rural areas, Okotoks, High River, Black Diamond, Strathmore, Innisfail, Olds and Three Hills.
Clinical Instructors in the School of Health and Wellness are responsible for providing instruction to learners in a clinical setting;
evaluating learner progress, contributing to the development instructional materials, and supporting learners in meeting the learning outcomes of their courses and program outcomes.
Provides Quality Instruction in Courses as Assigned
Instructs courses as assigned.
Selects instructional strategies to meet learner needs.
Creates lesson plans.
Supports development and updating of curriculum, guides and rubrics as requested.
Evaluates learner performance on an ongoing basis and provides learners and administrators with learner progress reports.
Maintains official records as required.
Facilitates learning within variety of settings.
Provides a Positive Learning Experience for Learners
Supports learners navigating various challenges (for example : attendance; conduct, performance).
Identifies areas of concern and refer to the Program Chair or Associate Dean if follow up is necessary.
Refers learners to other institutional supports as required (for example : tutoring, counseling).
Ensures that approved student accommodations are met when applicable (for example : reduced course load, vision impairments, hearing impairments, testing) as per individualized accommodation (IAP).
Assist with process in scholarship and bursary awards.
Participates in college and departmental events that promote learner success (for example : orientation, graduation).
Builds and Maintains Relationship with Internal and External Stakeholders and promote the Department and the College
Keeps current regarding changes in best practice and adapts facilitation as required.
Assists with articulation and transfer activity for learners as required.
Meets with industry stakeholders and sit on Advisory Committees as required.
Attends external community meetings.
Participates in recruitment events as schedule permits.
Maintains a networking relationship with employers of Practical Nurses and Health Care Aides.
Other Duties / Special Projects
Follows College Policies and Procedures.
Completes any professional development requirements (for example : D2L; Agresso Student Module training, Instructional Skills Training, FOIP, Code of Conduct / Conflict of Interest training & declaration, Respectful Workplace training).
Ability and willingness to participate in applied research.
Other duties as assigned.
Nursing Diploma- CARNA or CLPNA Practice Permit without restriction
4 years of nursing experience
Meets government Practical Nurse / Health Care Aide facilitator requirements
CPR Health Care Provider Level
Enhanced police information check including vulnerable sector
Ability to work to full scope of practice
Education in Adult Teaching and Learning
Up to date immunization records
Prior experience teaching in a clinical setting is an asset
Curriculum development an asset
Industry relationship an asset
Strong understanding of the role and scope of the Licensed Practical Nurse and Health Care Aide
This is a casual (faculty) position. Please note all successful candidates will be required to provide copies of government issued identification and proof of educational qualifications upon hire and may be required to provide an enhanced police information check.
Diversity and Inclusion Commitment
Bow Valley College is strongly committed to fostering diversity and inclusion within our community. We welcome applications from qualified candidates who would contribute to the further diversification of our employees including, but not limited to, visible minorities, Indigenous peoples, persons with disabilities and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity.
Minimum Education Requirements Diploma Location BVC CALGARY - CA (Primary)
Job Family Faculty FTE Per Individual (%) 0 Closing Date Employment Status Casual Salary