This is a Position of Trust and a satisfactory Criminal Record Check is required.
This employment opportunity is open to all applicants.
This position is located in Rankin Inlet, Kivalliq Campus and reports to the Senior Instructor of Trades Programs. The position is responsible to the adult population of Nunavut’s communities and works with various individuals, organizations, Industry and government departments in order to deliver the accredited apprenticeship trades program and meet all standards and requirements of the Nunavut Apprenticeship, Occupational & Certification Board.
The primary responsibility of the Instructor, Carpenter Program is to plan, instruct, evaluate and report on student learning in Nunavut’s Apprenticeship Accredited Carpenter program, for all apprenticeship levels and provides delivery and support for the Carpenter Pre-apprenticeship program. In addition, the incumbent provides planning, instruction, reporting & delivery of Nunavut’s Apprenticeship Accredited Housing Maintainer Serviceman program, for apprenticeship level 3. With Nunavut wide implications, the Instructor for the Carpenter Program monitors applicable trades programming and designs the trade’s curriculum. Decisions and recommendations made by the incumbent will directly impact the operation of the Nunavut Trades Training Strategy, in a significant area of trades preparatory planning, and capacity building for Nunavummiut.
The successful incumbent is required to have a Journeyperson Carpenter certificate. Applicants must holds or be eligible to hold a Canadian Teaching Certificate or a Certificate in Adult Education. Several years of positive and progressive work experience in the area of instruction is required. The incumbent is required to have related experience teaching adults in learning settings. Solid working knowledge of computer programs such as; word processing, spreadsheet, database, e-mail and Internet programs is also required.
2- 3 years’ experience teaching vocational-technical students, along with relevant instructional responsibilities that reflect delivery of adult educational programming may be considered. An Industrial Arts Instructor Certificate and 2- 3 years teaching in Nunavut may be considered.
Fluency in more than one of Nunavut’s official language and knowledge of Inuit language, communities, culture, land and Inuit Qaujimajatuqangit would be a definite asset.
Current indeterminate Government of Nunavut employees, who apply and are successful on this term position competition, may be offered a competitive transfer assignment for the duration of the term.