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Part-Time Instructor – Bookkeeping Certification Program, Abbotsford

Ashton College is looking for an instructor to teach the Bookkeeping Certificate program that we offer at the Abbotsford campus. The program provides students with comprehensive knowledge of relevant bookkeeping topics and skills that are required in today’s dynamic global environment.

Instructors who are interested in this position need to have the ability to teach courses related to bookkeeping, ranging from advanced to beginner levels. Instructors teaching this program are responsible for preparing lesson plans, leading interactive lectures, fostering interaction among students, as well as preparing, administrating, and grading assignments and examinations, and being available to provide students with additional resources and support.


  • 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.


  • Fluency in English.
  • Certificate/Diploma in Accounting and/or Bookkeeping (or related field).
  • 2 years of related work experience.
  • 2 years of teaching experience.
  • Exceptional communicator (both verbal and written).
  • Skilled in planning, organizing, delivering, and evaluating specific instructional content
  • Confident, engaging, enthusiastic, and dynamic presenter.
  • Passionate about fostering relationships with students (an asset).

Required Skills:

  • Microsoft Office.
  • Manual Accounting.
  • Quickbooks.
  • Sage 50.
  • Payroll.
  • Taxation.

This is a part-time 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. If you would like to be considered for this position, please submit your cover letter, resume and academic and professional credentials immediately.

Compensation will be based on an individual’s experience.

Job Type: Part-time


  • Taxation: 2 years (Required)
  • Accounting or Bookkeeping: 2 years (Required)
  • Sage 50: 2 years (Required)
  • QuickBooks: 2 years (Required)
  • Payroll: 2 years (Required)
  • Teaching: 2 years (Required)


  • Abbotsford, BC (Preferred)

If you would like to be considered for this position, please complete the application form below. If you experience any technical difficulties with your online application, please email all of the required documentation to [email protected].

Thank you for your interest in working at Ashton College!

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