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Douglas College

Contract Faculty - English

Part Time
5 days ago
Position Details

Position Information

Position Title Contract Faculty - English Posting Number 00482F Location New Westminster/Coquitlam Campus Grade or Pay Level In accordance with the current Collective Agreement Salary Range In accordance with the current Collective Agreement Position Type Faculty - Contract Posting Type Internal/External Regular/Temporary Contract Employment Type Part-Time Posting Category Faculty Start Date 01/04/2023 End Date Equity Statement
Douglas College is committed to fostering a diverse, inclusive and equitable learning and working environment. In support of this journey, we welcome all people to apply, including people from groups that are experiencing inequity, including, but not limited, to Indigenous Peoples, racialized or persons of colour, persons with mental or physical disabilities, persons who identify as women, and/or persons of marginalized sexual orientations, gender identities and expressions, and persons of all faith identities, age, marital status, and parental status.
Work Arrangements
The English Department in the Faculty of Language, Literature and Performing Arts is seeking to expand its list of contract instructors qualified to teach ( QTT ) first-year courses in academic writing and literature.

We anticipate having contract work available in the Winter 2023 semester.

Workload is assigned each year based on available sections.
What Douglas Offers
DO what you love. Be good at it. That's how Douglas College defines a great career. It's a philosophy that resonates through our classrooms, our offices and our boardrooms. It inspires our students and drives us to make Douglas College one of BC's Top Employers. We love what we do. And we're looking for passionate, motivated people to join us in making one of Canada's best colleges even better.
The Role
The English Department in the Faculty of Language, Literature and Performing Arts is seeking to expand its list of contract instructors qualified to teach ( QTT ) first-year courses in academic writing and literature.


As a contract instructor in the English Department, you will

- develop course outlines following curriculum guidelines,
- select appropriate textbooks and create teaching materials,
- deliver high-quality learner-centred instruction,
- design assignments and assessment criteria,
- evaluate student progress,
- hold regular office hours, and
- maintain currency in the field through regular professional development.
To Be Successful in this Role You Will Need
The successful candidates will have:
- A minimum of a Master's degree in English Literature or equivalent (Ph.D. preferred)
- A minimum of 2 years of experience teaching post-secondary credit courses, preferably in both academic writing and literature
- The ability to work effectively as part of a team, excellent communication skills, demonstrated initiative, self-directedness, ability to work well with others, and
- evidence of ongoing professional development.

Evidence of online teaching experience would be an asset.
Link to Full Position Profile Needs a Criminal Records Check No

Posting Detail Information

Open Date 11/28/2022 Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicant
Interested applicants must ensure that a resume, cover letter, proof of credentials and list of references are submitted online by 4:30 pm on December 9, 2022. Interviews will be scheduled on December 16 and 19, 2022. Please ensure your resume clearly explains how you meet the required knowledge, skills and abilities of the position for which you are applying. All candidates selected for an interview will need to provide original sealed transcripts for educational credentials noted on their resume.
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