Upgrading Instructor -Term (Prince Rupert)

Job description and duties

CMTN acknowledges the six unceded traditional territories its campuses reside on: Haida, Tsimshian (Ts'msyen), Nisga'a, Haisla, Gitxsan, Wet'suwet'en nations.

Coast Mountain College (CMTN), Prince Rupert campus, invites applications for a term Instructor to teach Career & College Preparation (CCP) courses (outlined below). This appointment will commence as soon as possible (subject to minimum enrolment).  Salary will be in accordance with the BCGEU Instructor salary scale (range: $36.46 - $53.70 per hour).

These courses may be delivered in Kitkatla, travel time to Kitkatla and return will be included if necessary.

The Instructor will be responsible to facilitate learning for students, ensuring successful completion of courses. This includes course preparation, teaching and guiding students as well as completing the related administrative, record keeping and monitoring activities. Courses will be delivered online and include:

  • Fundamental Upgrading – 120 instructional hours
  • Math 030 – 120 Instructional hours
  • English 030 – 120 instructional hours


  • A Bachelor's degree in a directly related discipline
  • A Provincial Teaching Certificate or a Provincial Instructor's Diploma
  • A Master’s Degree in a related discipline or in Adult Education is preferred
  • Teaching experience in an Adult Basic Education / Career and College Prep program (preference will be given to those with experience teaching Advanced/Provincial levels) is preferred
  • Experience teaching in a distributed learning format
  • Demonstrated dedication to excellence in teaching with the ability to inspire and mentor students
  • Knowledge of and enthusiasm for the best practices in equity, diversity, and inclusion in the classroom
  • Ability to function effectively across cultures, particularly with the Indigenous communities
  • An equivalent combination of experience and education may be considered

The successful applicant will possess a broad range of content knowledge, confidence and expertise in the subject areas. Experience should demonstrate exceptional group facilitation, communication and interpersonal skills as a team member and learner-centered educator. 

Application information

To apply for this position, please submit a cover letter (quoting competition #23.176B) outlining how your background and beliefs will enable you to become a successful educator along with an updated resume to Coast Mountain College, Human Resources, Email: apply@coastmountaincollege.ca

NOTE: Only complete applications (with a cover letter and resume included) received to the above noted email address will be considered.

CMTN provides quality learning experiences that help prepare our students for successful, positive futures.  We celebrate the diversity of our northern and Indigenous populations and reflect this diversity in our programs, services and workforce. In accordance with CMTN’s strategic plan, we encourage applications from Indigenous individuals.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.  

Closing date
This competition will remain open until a suitable candidate is selected.
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Open to both internal and external candidates
  • Prince Rupert