Vancouver Island University Health Care Assistant Instructor (Term) Part Time in Nanaimo, BC

Vancouver Island University

Branch Nanaimo BC CA

Health Care Assistant Instructor (Term)
Nanaimo, BC

A solid understanding of the scope and role of health care assistants in the health care system. Candidates must demonstrate commitment to teaching, learning,…

Teach in clinical, lab, and/or classroom settings, including preparation, delivery and evaluation. Support student learning through the integration and evaluation of student progress in theory and practice. Participate in instructional advising with students. Contribute to departmental and faculty meetings and program activities related to curriculum and administrative planning activities.

An overview of the program can be found at http://www.viu.ca/calendar/health/healthcareassistant.asp

Candidates must demonstrate commitment to teaching, learning, and student success. Successful candidates will participate in activities outside the classroom including student support and department committees.

Required Qualifications:
Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) from an appropriately accredited institution, with current practicing CRNBC membership in good standing; the BC Provincial Instructor Diploma, or equivalent, (maximum two years to completion if in process); a minimum of five years recent gerontological nursing experience; responsive to a diverse student population; a solid understanding of the scope and role of health care assistants in the health care system. Proficiency with the application and integration of information technology. Knowledge and understanding of Aboriginal ways of knowing and cultural teachings.

Must possess a valid Class 5 BC Driver’s Licence and have a confirmed satisfactory driving record (as specified in Vancouver Island University policy and procedures).

Preferred Qualifications:
Familiar with practice settings in Central Vancouver Island, including private and public residential care and acute care; Master’s degree in nursing or related field from an appropriately accredited institution. Experience teaching adults in a post-secondary setting. Familiarity with learning management systems (D2L) in an educational setting.

Please Submit:
Cover Letter
Copies of transcripts/credentials/qualifications identified on resume
Name and contact information for three people willing to provide a reference

Short-listed candidates must provide original transcripts, or applicable original certifications at time of interview.

Posting Period:
May 21, 2015 – June 03, 2015

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Part Time
Location: Nanaimo, BC, CA
Posted on: 2015-05-24
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