Position Title Regular Probationary Faculty - Early Childhood Education Posting Number 00300F Location 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 - Probationary Regular Posting Type External Regular/Temporary Regular Employment Type Full-Time and Part-Time Posting Category Faculty Start Date 08/16/2021 End Date Diversity Statement
Douglas College is committed to being a workplace that is free of discrimination, that values diversity and is representative, at all job levels, of the communities we serve.
The Early Childhood Education Department in the Faculty of Applied Community Studies is hiring full time & part time regular probationary Instructors to begin August, 2021.
The primary place of work will be the Coquitlam Campus and during the COVID pandemic will be allowed to work from home.
Workload is assigned each year based on available sections.
In addition, the Department is also accepting applications for Instructors to add to the Contract Faculty list.
What Douglas Offers
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You will instruct students in the Department of Early Childhood Education. The Department offers a two-year online/hybrid diploma program that prepares students for basic ECE certification as well as certification as a Special Needs Educator. Students may also complete a post-diploma citation in Infant-Toddler Care. Instructors in the department typically teach a range of academic and practicum courses.Responsibilities
You will instruct students, facilitate learning and evaluate student progress in the Early Childhood Education Diploma program. You will plan, organize and manage learning activities and resources, provide academic advice to learners and maintain high quality learner-centred instruction.
Additional duties include building and taking part in community committees and initiatives, as well as active participation in department, faculty, and college-wide committees.
To Be Successful in this Role You Will Need
•The successful candidate will have a Masters degree (Doctorate preferred) in Early Childhood Education or in a closely related field (e.g Education, Psychology, Child & Youth Care).
•Experience or strong interest in teaching applied knowledge and skills to post-secondary students.
•Preferred candidate will have experience caring for and/or working with young children in a childcare, preschool or kindergarten setting.
•Interest and/or proficiency in technology using an online-based teaching & learning platform.
•Excellent communication & time management skills.
•Willingness to work collaboratively in a team setting.
•Interest in applied research & publishing an asset.
•Preferred candidate will have the flexibility to teach across program areas including one or more of these specialist areas: Special Needs Education, International Education, Practicum Supervision, Community Relationship Building, and Online Course Delivery.
Link to Full Position Profile Needs a Criminal Records Check Yes
Open Date 04/01/2021 Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicant
Interested applicants must ensure a resume & cover letter are submitted online by 4:30pm on May 1, 2021. The first review date will be Monday, May 3, 2021
Please ensure your resume clearly explains how you meet the required knowledge, skills and abilities of the position for which you are applying.
Successful applicants will require a criminal records check.
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