Casual Instructors, Community Learning Centres

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Location: Fort Smith

Department: Aurora College

Job Code: 15087

Salary: $49 - $59

Job: On Demand

Term: Temporary

About the Job

Department Information

Aurora College is focused on student success and is committed to supporting the development of our Northern society through excellence in education, training and research that is culturally sensitive and responsive to the people we serve.


Job Information

The Regional Program Head, Akaitcho and South Slave, is establishing an inventory of skilled individuals with excellent interpersonal and communication skills to teach a range of courses at the adult upgrading level.  These courses include Basic & Intermediate Computer courses, Pre-Trades Math and Science, English (literacy) and Math (numeracy).  Courses may also include 6-week long Literacy & Essential Skills courses.

Reporting to the Regional Program Head, Akaitcho and South Slave, the Instructor's primary responsibilities are to prepare for and deliver short courses in smaller communities in the Akaitcho and South Slave Region.  Curriculum and teaching resources will be provided for the instruction of these courses.  The instructor will be responsible for delivering these courses in a manner that best supports student success.

The Instructor will work closely with the Regional Program Head and members of the community to ensure quality instruction that meets community needs.

The knowledge, skills and abilities required for these positions are normally acquired through the completion of Bachelor of Education degree combined with adult education certification or two years' direct experience teaching adults, or through the completion of a Master's degree in adult education.


More Information

Casual Employment

This job opening is for casual employment opportunities within the Community Learning Centres of Aurora College in the Akaitcho and South Slave Regions within the communities of Lutsel K'e, Ndilo, Fort Resolution, Hay River and Hay River Reserve.

Anticipatory Hiring

Aurora College of is anticipating casual vacancies within the next 6months.


Equivalent combinations of education and experience will be considered.


Salary Information

The salary for this position starts at $49.02 per hour plus an hourly Northern Allowance dependant on the community.  (Hay River & Reserve $2.67/hr; Lutsel K'e $8.97/hr; Fort Resolution $4.90/hr; Ndilo $1.77/hr.

Criminal Records Check

Candidates must provide a satisfactory criminal record check. Failure to provide a satisfactory check may deem you disqualified from the competition.


Affirmative Action

Candidates must clearly identify their eligibility in order to receive priority consideration under the Affirmative Action Policy.


Diversity and Inclusion

The Government of the Northwest Territories is an inclusive workplace.  If you have a disability and you require support during the hiring process, you are encouraged to identify your needs if you are contacted for an assignment or interview so that you may be accommodated during the hiring process.


Job Opening Information

Job Opening ID # 15087      

Closing Date: Open Until Filled


GNWT Inquiries

Inquiries Only:

Fort Smith HR Client Service Centre
Department of Finance
Government of the Northwest Territories
83 Breynat Street
Box 876
Ph. (867) 872-6500
Fax (867) 872-3298