Part-Time Faculty - Feedback and Negotiation
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- Job Description
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 available, 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 develop and teach the courses listed below.
Description of courses:
Synchronous online courses require dynamic presentation skills using a synchronous webinar delivery tool. We are looking for instructors for the following courses:
- Giving and Receiving Feedback
- Negotiation Skills
The responsibilities of Durham College part-time instructors include, but are not limited to:
- Creating a positive learning environment that accommodates 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;
- Developing curriculum that uses appropriate strategies and tools to assess student learning;
- Ensuring that course and program curriculum 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.
The ideal candidate will meet or exceed the following qualifications:
- Minimum of five years of recent and relevant business experience that relates directly to the topic to be taught;
- Holds an MBA or higher educational credential;
- Teaching experience at the post-secondary level or within a business environment with a demonstrated application of adult educational principles and teaching/assessment methodologies;
- Experienced in the use of technology to support student learning;
- Superior verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills, critical thinking and problem solving skills;
- Excellent professional presentation skills that include appropriate use of voice and gestures, engaging use of narrative, clarity in conveying ideas, improvisation, confidence, and energy and enthusiasm on camera;
- Committed to life-long learning;
- Excellent organizational and time management skills;
- Track record in meeting deadlines;
- Self-motivated and independent worker who also functions well in a team environment;
- Demonstrated ability to work effectively with a variety of stakeholders including students, other faculty members, support staff, administrators, other departments within the College and with external partners.
To apply, please submit your resume online. If you are short-listed, you will be required to provide a 5-minute video on a topic relating to the courses identified above that demonstrates your expertise in the field as well as a highly effective delivery style.
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.
In person: Campus Corners building, 2069 Simcoe Street North, Oshawa, Ont.
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