Sessional - Faculty (ENGL 0620-02 & 03)
Thompson Rivers University
Kamloops, BC, CA
5d ago

Application Restrictions Open to both Internal and external Job Type Faculty (Sessional) Posting In effect from 23 / 7 / 2019 Closing Application Date 7 / 8 / 2019 Applications will be reviewed commencing the closing application date and may continue until the position is filled.

Instructional Type Academic Access(max 546 hrs) Anticipated Start Date 3 / 9 / 2019 Position End Date (If Applicable) 13 / 12 / 2019 DUTIES

The University and Employment Preparation Department invites applications for sessional lecturers to prepare and instruct the following Adult Basic Education course in Fall 2019 :

ENGL 0620 - Composition and Studies in Indigenous Literature

This course is a Provincial Level (Grade 12 equivalency) course which prepares students for university level English courses.

It provides further development of writing and thinking skills. Students work with a variety of models for essay development.

Indigenous perspectives will be explored through critical analysis of selected works of prose and poetry written by indigenous authors or covering topics about Indigenous issues.

A variety of teaching approaches will promote success of students working from a variety of learning styles, backgrounds, and experiences.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Master's degree in a relevant field
  • Teaching Certificate or Instructor's Diploma
  • Experience teaching adults
  • Proven skills in building intercultural understanding, empathy and mutual respect
  • Demonstrated experience integrating Indigenous knowledge and teaching methods
  • Teaching excellence including developing culturally appropriate curricula
  • Please Note : If you are selected for interview, External Candidates will be required to bring a copy of their transcripts to the interview Pay Band According to TRUFA Salary Schedule Location Kamloops, BC CA (Primary)

    of Hires Needed 2 Organizational Unit Thompson Rivers University ->

    Faculty of Education and Social Work ->

    University & Employment Preparation Diversity and Inclusion Commitment : Thompson Rivers University is strongly committed to fostering diversity within our community.

    We welcome those who would contribute to the further diversification of our staff, our faculty and its scholarship including, but not limited to, women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, persons with disabilities and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity.

    Please note that all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply, however applications from Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

    NOTE : To learn more about living in Kamloops and Thompson Rivers University please visit our Web Site. and follow the links on the Left "Why Work at TRU" or "Why Live in Kamloops"

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