Part-Time Faculty Business Practices - Interior Design

College Oshawa Durham College of Applied Arts and Technology

Part-Time Faculty Business Practices - Interior Design

Tracking Code
PT-CON-ED-60
Job Description

The School of Continuing Education
Requires a Part-Time Faculty
Business Practices – Interior Decorating

 


Durham College is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from qualified individuals, including members of visible minorities, Aboriginal peoples and persons with disabilities.



Important note for Part-Time Faculty applicants:

Part-time recruitment is ongoing and is dependent on when courses are being taught and the need for faculty to teach.    Part-Time Faculty teach up to 6 hours per week. For more information about the different courses we offer, please look at the link to our School: “School of Continuing Education”.

Durham College is seeking an experienced and motivated professional who shares our commitment to quality and student success.  The School of Continuing Education requires a part-time professor to teach the course entitled “Business Practice – Interior Decorating”.  This course will be delivered at the Oshawa Campus.

 

The responsibilities of Durham College Part-Time Faculty include, but are not limited to:

 

  • Creating a positive learning environment that accommodate students’ diverse cultural and educational backgrounds, experiences and individual learning styles;
  • Utilizing principles of adult education to actively engage students in the learning process;
  • Effectively using educational technologies to support learning as well as managing and posting grades;
  • Developing curriculum that uses appropriate strategies and tools to assess student learning;
  • Ensuring that all course content is current and relevant;
  • Working independently and demonstrating initiative; and
  • Working effectively with students, the program team and a variety of internal and external stakeholders.
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    The ideal candidate will meet or exceed the following qualifications:

     

  • Minimum of five years of recent business experience that relates directly to the topic being taught;
  • Holds an advanced diploma or undergraduate degree (or higher) in Interior Decorating or Interior Design.
  • Teaching experience at the post-secondary level or within a business environment, with the demonstrated application of adult educational principles and teaching/assessment methodologies are considered assets;
  • Superior skills in the areas of verbal and written communication, interpersonal skills, critical thinking and problem solving;
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills;
  • Track record in meeting deadlines;
  • Experienced in the use of technology to support student learning and manage grades;
  • Self-motivated and independent worker who also functions well in a team environment;
  • Committed to life-long learning;
  • Understanding of the Ontario community college system.

  • Preference will be given to candidates with relevant educational credentials and a proven track record of relevant work/teaching experience.  

    Durham College provides accommodations to applicants with disabilities throughout our hiring process. If you require this information in alternate format; require communication supports; an accommodation in applying for a posting and/or if you are selected for an interview, please contact our Human Resources (HR) department and an HR assistant will work with you to meet your needs.


    T: 905.721.3073
    F: 905.721.3134
    E: HumanResources@durhamcollege.ca



    In person: Campus Corners building, 2069 Simcoe Street North, Oshawa, Ont.

     

    Please apply below by submitting your cover letter and resume to the online portal.  Applications will be accepted until 4:00 pm on July 31st 2018.  The competition number is PT-CON-ED-60.

    We thank you for your interest in employment with Durham College however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

    Job Location
    Oshawa, Ontario, Canada
    Position Type
    Part-Time

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