In-Class Instructors – Dental Assistant Program (Abbotsford Campus)
Ashton College is currently looking for engaging, interactive, confident, and adaptable instructors in the Dental Assistant Program. This is a contract position. The length of each contract position is determined by the length of the course that the instructor is teaching. Individuals will teach at our Abbotsford campus.
Delivering instruction that meets module and program objectives as set out in the curriculum
Evaluating student performance fairly and consistently
Contributing to the development of curriculum and instructional materials
Supporting the administrative functions of the campus to enhance the student experience
Acting in a manner that upholds the College standards
Participating in College and Program Activities
Monitoring and reviewing students during practicum and/or clinical placements, as program requires
Degree or diploma from a recognized University or College in a relevant discipline
Two or more years’ experience in a related field
Certified Dental Assistant with current license at CDSBC
A completed or in progress credential in adult education and/or teaching experience is preferred.
Satisfy specific position qualifications as prescribed in program design and program approval for the instruction of the courses.
Relevant industry skills and knowledge relating to the area of instruction, including ongoing professional development and continuous improvement
Interest in pedagogical and multi-modal education approaches an asset
Advanced oral and written communication skills, including presentation and group facilitation
Ability to motivate and inspire students
High standards of behaviour, a professional attitude and commitment to quality service
Ability to work cooperatively with other instructors and staff
Ability to consider and respond appropriately to the needs, feelings, and capabilities of students, to provide feedback and treat students equitably
Learn and use technology to enhance the student learning experience
If you would like to be considered for this position, please submit your cover letter, resume as well as academic and professional credentials to [email protected]immediately.
Thank you for your interest in teaching at our College!