Position Title Regular Probationary Faculty - Sport Science Posting Number 00299F 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 - Probationary Regular Posting Type External Regular/Temporary Regular Employment Type Full-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 Sport Science ( SPSC ) Department in the Faculty of Science & Technology at Douglas College is seeking probationary regular instructors for the 2021-2022 academic year. The positions are full-time with teaching assignments scheduled for Fall 2021 and Winter 2022.
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 Sport Science Department currently offers a 2-year Sport Science Diploma (with specializations in Health and Recreation or Kinesiology), a 4-year Bachelor of Physical Education & Coaching Degree (with concentrations in Health Promotion or Kinesiology), and a 2-year Graduate Diploma in Physical and Health Education.
The Sport Science Department is recognized within Douglas College as a program-innovation leader and within British Columbia for its applied and experiential approaches to learning. Our graduates are prepared for immediate work or further study in physical education and kinesiology-related professions.Responsibilities
As a faculty member in the SPSC department you will instruct students, facilitate learning and evaluate student progress in College courses. You will plan, organize and manage learning activities and resources, provide academic advice to learners and maintain quality learner-centered instruction. You will also be expected to attend meetings, participate in faculty and college-wide committees and engage in ongoing professional development.
To Be Successful in this Role You Will Need
- PhD in an applicable field preferred (minimum Master's required)
- Teaching experience at the college or university level including curriculum development and implementation
- Field experience in physical education, kinesiology, or sport and coaching
- Research or sport consulting experience
Applicants will be considered based on their expertise and experience in available subject areas and their post-secondary qualifications. Successful applicants should be dedicated to teaching and demonstrate a broad knowledge of physical education and kinesiology related subject areas, underpinned by an understanding of learning as it applies to undergraduate education.
Subject areas of priority include:
- Exercise physiology
- Health and physical activity
- Physical growth and development
- Motor learning
- Sociology of sport
- Physical and health education pedagogy
For additional program information, please see:
Bachelor of Physical Education & Coaching Degree : https://www.douglascollege.ca/programs-courses/catalogue/programs/ BPEC
SPSC Diploma: https://www.douglascollege.ca/programs-courses/catalogue/programs/ DPSPOR
Link to Full Position Profile Needs a Criminal Records Check No
Open Date 03/23/2021 Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicant
Interested applicants must ensure that a resume, cover letter and contact information for three references are received and submitted online.
This position will remain open until filled with a first review date of April 8, 2021.
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 interview will need to provide original sealed transcripts for educational credentials noted on their resume.
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