Part-time Professors – Various Subjects

Georgian College - Barrie, ON (17 months ago)

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Overview

Reporting to the Campus Manager, the incumbents develop and deliver Academic and Career Preparation (ACP) courses in a variety of subjects, including Communications, Mathematics and Computers. The courses are both credit (Academic and Career Entrance) and non-credit. ACP is an upgrading program funded by the Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development through the Employment Ontario Literacy and Basic Skills envelope. ACP is designed to support individuals who need secondary-level skills and/or credentials to be successful in post-secondary, employment and apprenticeships. Specific duties include, but are not limited to:

Responsibilities

Creating and maintaining a positive learning environment
Developing and delivering courses, focusing on use of Microsoft Office, according to specific curriculum guidelines and course objectives
Incorporating a variety of teaching and learning strategies to meet student needs
Evaluating student progress and achievement
Providing and documenting information for program and student reporting and tracking
Participating in program and college activities as required

Requirements

Minimum three-year degree; Bachelor of Education or Masters degree in a related field preferred
Experience teaching adults in a professional environment
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Commitment to life-long learning
Proven ability to work in a team environment and to foster the same in students
Experience in some or all of the following is an asset: curriculum development, variety of delivery strategies, adult learning methodologies, academic advising, Ontario Adult Learning Curriculum Framework and student success strategies
Teaching and Training Adults certification is an asset