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Sessional Instructor - Carpentry

Please see Special Instructions for more details.

For further information on this competition, please contact Kevin Wiber, Associate Dean at 403-320-3202. ext. 3264 or email .

Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title Sessional Instructor - Carpentry
Appointment Type Sessional
Position Dates Oct 2024 - Apr 2025
Hours per week/FTE Flexible
About the Position
The Centre for Trades is seeking a highly motivated, organized individual with excellent communication skills to instruct in our Carpentry Apprenticeship Program, 1st and 2nd periods, in a capacity of a sessional workload. The successful applicant will be expected to participate in ongoing curriculum development, instruction, and evaluation of student progress. Content follows Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training Apprenticeship Course Outlines which can be researched at:

Sessional contract with possible extension.

For further information on this competition, please contact Kevin Wiber, Associate Dean at 403-320-3202. ext. 3264 or email .
Position Details
• Develop lesson plans, and course materials
• Select, develop and implement appropriate instructional strategies
• Plan and prepare the physical or virtual learning environment
• Deliver classes
• Promote an effective and efficient learning environment
• Assess student performance in a valid and reliable manner
• Maintain and/or submit program/student records accurately and promptly
• Discuss with students career and employment objectives, in so far as such matters generally relate to the instruction being offered those students
• Be available to students to support learning through office hours, online, or as scheduled by the instructor in consultation with the student
• Attend and participate in meetings related to their employment with the college
• Participate in activities that enhance instructors overall effectiveness
• Promote the trade and the college to prospective students

Required Qualifications
• Journeyman certification in the Carpenter Trade with a minimum of 5 years in the trade, Red Seal certification an asset
• Strong, diverse skills and experience
• Computer skills including word processing, spreadsheets, presentation software plus an aptitude to learn new software applications and systems
• Self-motivated and ability to work positively in a team environment
Preferred Qualifications
• Experience with residential construction an asset
• Hand skills, tool maintenance and use and benefit
• Previous formal and/or informal teaching experience is considered an asset
Salary Commensurate with education and experience according to the current Faculty Collective Agreement.
Working Here
Land Acknowledgement
Located on the traditional lands of the Blackfoot Confederacy, Lethbridge College is committed to honouring the land from a place of knowing. We honour the Siksikaitsitapi as both the traditional and current Land Keepers of this area, and we welcome all Indigenous and non-Indigenous peoples who call Blackfoot territory their home to disclose as such when submitting applications.

Equity, Diversity and Inclusion
At Lethbridge College, we know we all benefit when the rich diversity of our campus community is fully represented, and all students and employees are included. We are committed to identifying and overcoming systemic barriers that impede individuals from underrepresented groups. We are ready to work together to ensure Lethbridge College is a place where all individuals feel valued for their unique perspectives, skills, and contributions and are afforded equal opportunities to participate in learning, research, and innovation.

We are committed to creating a diverse environment for all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, disability, and age.
Posting Detail Information

Posting Number C24-00380
Open Date 05/29/2024
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants
For further information on this competition, please contact Kevin Wiber, Associate Dean at 403-320-3202. ext. 3264 or email .

Supplemental Questions

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Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Letter of Recommendation