This position is considered a Position of Trust and a Criminal Records Check is required.
This employment opportunity is open to all applicants
Nunavut Arctic College is hiring an Adult Educator for the Community Learning Centre of Baker Lake, Nunavut. The Adult Educator is responsible for planning, organizing, delivering and evaluating educational programming for adult students in the community. Reporting to the Coordinator Community Programs, Kivalliq region, the Adult Educator will identify and document education needs, provide instruction to students, support instructional staff, provide academic and career development counselling to students, and assist with managing the staff and the administrative functions of the Community Learning Centre. The incumbent will work with various individuals, organizations, companies and government departments in the community to determine and provide adult education and training needs.
The Adult Educator is required to teach adults in various subjects. Applicants must have completed high school and a have certificate in Adult Education plus 1 full academic year of teaching experience as an adult educator in a post-secondary setting. The incumbent is required to provide personal, career, and educational counseling and be culturally sensitive. Proficiency in Math, English, and/or Science, Social Studies and computer software application is required. Proficiencies of those subjects can be acquired through the high school system. Computer software application knowledge must include computer software application including word processing and spreadsheets. Verbal and written communication skills in Inuktitut would be considered an asset. Strong interpersonal and leadership skills are essential to this position.
Knowledge of Inuit language, communities, culture, land and Inuit Qaujimajatuqangit is an asset.
Equivalencies that consist of a combination of education, knowledge, skills and abilities to formal education and experience requirements may be considered.