Part-time Course Developer- Stairs and Railings, Walls and Floors and Interior Trim
Durham College is seeking an experienced and motivated professional who shares our commitment to quality and student success. The Centre for Professional and Part-Time Learning (PPL) requires a part-time course developer to create quality learning materials in three courses entitled Stairs and Railings, Walls and Floors and Interior Trim. These courses are part of a new program entitled Construction Jobsite Readiness.
RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE (BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO):
Reporting to the Director, the course developer will create a highly engaging and effective learning environment for students. This will include:
1. Create course content using the appropriate tools including the D2L (Desire2Learn) learning management system;
2. Fully develop the course, including writing lessons, curating and incorporating resources, designing navigation, creating assessments and rubrics, and adding appropriate multimedia content etc.;
3. Implement the principles of Universal Design for Learning during development of materials;
4. Maintain alignment of all teaching materials with the course learning outcomes;
5. Ensure all materials are AODA and WCAG 2.0 compliant and follow copyright law.
THE IDEAL CANDIDATE WILL MEET OR EXCEED THE FOLLOWING QUALIFICATIONS:
· Minimum of five years of recent industry experience that relates directly to the topic being taught;
· Holds a 4-year Bachelors (or higher) in a construction-related field. A Master of Education is considered an asset;
· Minimum of 3 years teaching/training experience at the post-secondary level or within a construction industry environment, with the demonstrated application of adult educational principles and teaching/assessment methodologies;
· Strong technical skills using various applications such as Word, PowerPoint, YouTube;
· Experience with the various tools within a learning management system (such as D2L Brightspace) an asset;
· Superior skills in the areas of verbal and written communication, interpersonal skills, critical thinking and problem solving;
· Excellent organizational and time management skills;
· A proven track record in consistently meeting deadlines;
· Self-motivated and independent worker who also functions well in a team environment;
Preference will be given to candidates with relevant educational credentials and a proven track record of relevant work/teaching experience. Please note that a cover letter is required in addition to a resume in order to apply for this position. Combine these within one document, with the cover letter appearing first. Job competition closes at 4:00pm on Friday July 24, 2020. Competition number is PT-PPL-175.
All applications can be submitted through our online portal: https://durhamcollege.ca/about/employment-opportunities