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Instructor, Carpentry

Instructor, Carpentry

Expiry Date: 
Tuesday, January 26, 2021 - 8am
Job Type: 
Port Hardy and North Island
Port Hardy
North Island College
Construction/ Trades
North Island College is seeking a qualified instructor for our Carpentry pre-apprenticeship (Foundation) program to be delivered in Port McNeill. Responsibilities include instructing students in all elements of the BC pre-apprenticeship program, program development and lesson planning, and tool and equipment maintenance. Program delivery may involve various degrees of online and face-to-face instruction.

The teaching faculty of North Island College are responsible for implementing the College’s vision, goals, and objectives as they relate to teaching and learning. To carry out their teaching assignments, faculty use organizational skills, inter-personal skills, and their knowledge of subject matter, pedagogy, and curricular design. In addition, they have a responsibility to serve as role models for students and colleagues.

The responsibilities and typical duties listed below constitute a generic job description for teaching faculty whose responsibility may be for the delivery of scheduled classes, the support of self-paced, on-line, and distance courses, and/or instruction and supervision in laboratories, practicums, shops, etc.

Please note position is dependent on funding and enrolment.
Qualifications & Experience: 
Required Education & Experience:
- Journeyperson Interprovincial Qualification in Carpentry (Red Seal);
- Certificate of Apprenticeship;
- Minimum of 5 years experience as a journeyperson working on a broad range of construction projects (mix of residential, commercial and industrial);
- Experience instructing carpentry apprenticeship technical training;
- Completion of the Provincial Instructors Diploma program;
- Familiarity with the BC Carpentry program outline;
- Experience setting up training programs;
- Experience developing and managing budgets.

Required Knowledge Skills & Abilities:
- Familiarity with the Carpentry program outlines;
- Experience setting up training programs;
- Excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills;
- Proficiency with MS Office software applications including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, the internet and web-based applications;
- Proficiency with learning technologies and digital tools;
- Demonstrated excellent instructional abilities, using creative and motivating approaches to stimulate learning, including the use of instructional technologies within an online learning environment;
-Experience with blended learning, ability to build online theory components in a learning platform, ability to translate face-to-face content delivery;
- Excellent organizational and time management skills with the ability to plan and prioritize, and efficiently meet deadlines;
- A demonstrated commitment to continuous improvement;
- Demonstrated ability to work both individually and cooperatively in a team environment with online faculty, coordinators, online student groups, employers and staff.
How to apply: 
For more information or to apply to this position, please visit our Careers site at and refer to posting number F0025.