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Program Advisor, Registered Practical Nursing Refresher, RPT
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If you are interested in higher education and are looking to contribute to the largest polytechnic College in Ontario as we shape the future of our students and communities, here is your opportunity to join our team.

At Humber, our career paths open up a world of infinite possibilities for you to explore. People are at the heart of the Humber experience. Here, every day we work shoulder to shoulder to deliver excellence, and in doing so, we redefine what it means to be a leader in polytechnic education. Humber employees are a diverse group of committed, caring and fun-loving people. We learn and grow together. We take finding and growing the right talent very seriously. We strive to find and nurture extraordinary employees who bring their best each day.

Humber is a place like no other. Here you will “Find Your Spot” and build a career and future that grows as we grow. In this rich, diverse workplace, we encourage innovation ideas. We support you to find deep meaning and purpose so that you can be proud of what you do and where you work.

The Faculty of Health Sciences and Wellness is committed to sharing knowledge and experience with students to help them become skilled, adaptable, compassionate and career ready graduates. Our faculty experts reinforce excellence and a commitment to social justice and transformation as students learn to work across a range of careers in the healthcare and wellness fields. Teaching and learning is student-centred with emphasis on technological innovation, diversity and integrated community and clinical industry collaborations.

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Program Advisor, Registered Practical Nursing Refresher

Role Profile

This leadership position supports the growth of Continuing Education within the assigned sector through program planning, contract training, consulting services, and partnership management. The Program Advisor is responsible for new program development, community liaison and quality control within the assigned field of expertise. The Advisor will be expected to identify new program opportunities, create/modify courses and programs and activities to meet the ever-changing needs of individual learners, the healthcare industry, and the community.

As a representative of the College, the Program Advisor will utilize excellent judgment to develop credible and meaningful relationships with industry partners and / or the community ensuring strictest confidentiality. They will work closely with the CE Director to identify opportunities and resolve concerns. The Advisor handles multiple responsibilities, solves complex problems and provides support and mentoring to the Continuing Education Instructors, ensuring consistency with the mission and vision of the College and teaching and learning excellence.

Minimum Qualifications


The successful candidate will have a degree (a Master's is preferred) and be a regulated health professional with the College of Nurses Ontario.


Three years of teaching in a Post-Secondary institution with the ability to de-escalate and resolve high-stress/conflict situations. The incumbent should also currently be practicing in the applicable regulated health profession.





Complex decision-making

Ability to work on multiple tasks / projects concurrently

Building rapport

Client / Customer Awareness

Interpersonal Relations

Listening Skills

Organizing / Planning ability

Personal Work Ethic

Analytical Skills

Problem Solving / Decision Making

Team Skills



We thank all applicants for their interest in this position. Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. Consideration for Support Staff and Academic positions will be given to internal employees in accordance with the respective collective agreements.

Humber is committed to a workforce that reflects the diversity of our students and our city. We actively seek qualified individuals from equity seeking groups with demonstrated skills and knowledge to deal with all aspects of equity, diversity and inclusion in a post-secondary environment. Humber College is committed to accommodating applicants with disabilities throughout the hiring process, in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). Our HR Generalists will work with applicants requesting accommodations at any stage of the hiring process. This document is available in alternate formats upon request.

Hours Per Week 24
Position Type Regular Part-Time Support
Minimum Salary 31.11
Work Locations North Campus 205 Humber College Blvd. Etobicoke M9W 5L7
Job Family Health Sciences
Deadline to Apply July 24, 2020
Job Posting 7/10/20
Department Faculty of Health Sciences and Wellness