Welcome to the Careers page! Thank you for your interest in joining our team. If you are interested in applying to any openings, review the posting and forward your resume to the relevant Hiring Manager.  If you are applying to an instructor position, please include a Statement of Teaching Philosophy. Please note that incomplete applications will not be considered. We appreciate your interest but only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. No phone calls, please.


Full Time Jobs at Alexander College:

Coordinator - Office of Instructional Support

Hiring Manager: Dr. Paula Weaver,  Director of Academic Affairs

TITLE: Coordinator – Office of Instructional Support

REPORTING RELATIONSHIP:

Reports to the Dean of Arts and Sciences

EMPLOYMENT TYPE:  

Full time (40 hours per week), Permanent

 WORK WEEK:

  • Week days, Saturdays as needed 
  • Daily schedule will vary

 LOCATION:

Any Alexander College Campus

 EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:

  • Master’s Degree in Instructional Design, Educational Technology, Education or related field
  • Instructional Design experience with evidence of curriculum projects
  • Two years classroom and/or online teaching of adult learners
  • Two years administrative/leadership experience

 QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Familiarity with the Learner Management Systems, Microsoft Office
  • Excellent interpersonal & relationship building skills
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Superior team work capabilities
  • Superior oral and written communication skills
  • Able to maintain and inspire professionalism and cordiality when working with others
  • Strong ability to take initiative and complete tasks as assigned
  • Solution oriented
  • Strong ability to proactively, critically and collaboratively problem solve

SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Design and Coordinate the Office of Instructional Support
  • Develop workshops to support institutional excellence
  • Meet with faculty, staff, management and stakeholders as required
  • Support curriculum development processes
  • Continuously research, analyze, recommend, learn, use and train faculty on learning technology applications (These may include Canvas or other LMS systems, software, apps and emerging technologies)
  • Create, shape and inspire faculty to routinely use a technical support system
  • Liaise with other divisions to ensure course and subject and website pages meet design requirements, alignment and currency
  • Implement general data collection to determine/improve overall academic effectiveness
  • Contribute to reports (term, annual, other)
  • Assist Director of Academic Affairs as needed;
  • Other duties as assigned.

If you are interested in this position, and you would like to apply, please forward your resume,  and cover letter to resume@alexandercollege.ca. Thank you!

 

IT Support Technician

Hiring Manager:  Adrian Lipsett, Director of Operations & Registrar

TITLE: IT Support Technician

POSITION OVERVIEW:

The IT Support Technician is responsible for general oversight of the regular day to day functioning of IT services at one or more of the College’s campuses. The Technician is therefore the main point of contact for many employees’ IT needs on an ongoing basis. The Technician is further required to perform any reasonable tasks outlined by the Division Manager or the Director during the term of employment.

REPORTING RELATIONSHIP:

IT Manager, Director of Operations

EMPLOYMENT TYPE:

Full time (40 hours per week)

WORK WEEK:

Monday to Friday, 9:00am to 5:30pm 

LOCATION: Burnaby, Surrey and Vancouver Campus (All Campuses accessible by transit) The IT Support Technician will be required to work 8 hours per day, 5 days a week. The technician’s time will be predominantly spent at one campus (Burnaby or Vancouver). However, travel to the other campuses (Alexander College Vancouver or Burnaby; Brighton College Surrey or Burnaby) is required on an as-needs basis for technical inquiries, meetings, etc.

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:

  • Diploma or Degree in a relevant field;
  • Strong knowledge of computer hardware, software, applications, and network systems;
  • Skillful in troubleshooting technology-related problems in a busy working environment;
  • Strong familiarity with Mac OS X, Win7, Win10, Office 2010 & 2013, Peripherals and network

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Excellent interpersonal & relationship building skills;
  • Excellent coordination skills;
  • Superior team work capabilities;
  • Superior oral and written communication skills;
  • Ability to maintain professionalism and cordiality when working with others;
  • Strong ability to take initiative and complete tasks as assigned;
  • Strong familiarity with Microsoft Office.

SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES:

Meetings

  •  The technician is required to attend such meetings as are necessary for the College’s general development.

IT Support

  • Provides onsite first-level IT Help Desk support for staff regarding all IT issues;
  • Provides onsite help desk and first-line technical support for all technologies, including network/Internet connectivity, application and infrastructure issues, and telephone support;
  • Monitors performance and availability of hardware, systems, applications and links to ensure system and application service level availability objectives are met or exceeded;
  • Sets up user mailboxes;
  • Reports incident conditions immediately to senior/lead staff to expedite restoration of service or to eliminate the potential for a service disruption situation;
  • Provides cost effective first level IT support by applying known solutions to problems or performing basic research;
  • Provide point of contact service for detailed Incident or Service Tickets submissions by employees;
  • Notifies customers and provides regular updates on major system issues;
  • Oversees basic operational processes and verification including desktop hardware and operating systems (e.g. MS Windows) and standard suite of software (e.g. MS Office) patches;
  • Contributes to overall business results by making recommendations that significantly improve operational efficiency and effectiveness;
  • Maintains Active Directory new users, IMAP and POP mailboxes, server health reviews for student network;
  • Monitors IT facilities including projectors, screens, and printers to ensure IT equipment operates in a consistently good condition.

Reporting:

  • Prepares daily IT Issue reports and campus-wide facilities monthly check reports, for submission to the IT Division Manager.
  • Other duties as required.

If you are interested in this position, and you would like to apply, please forward your resume,  and cover letter to resume@alexandercollege.ca. Thank you!

Part Time Jobs at Alexander College:

Psychology 102 Instructor

TITLE: Psychology 102 Instructor: (Sessional)

DEPARTMENT: Humanities

EMPLOYMENT TYPE: Part-time, contract

TERM: Summer 2017 term, July 10th to August 25th

LOCATION: Vancouver Campus

POSITION DESCRIPTION:

The Ideal candidate will be capable of teaching the following PSYC courses:

  • PSYC 102: Introduction to the Developmental, Social, Personality, and Clinical Psychology

Our ideal candidate will have a passion for instructing, assisting students’ acquisition of learning outcomes, and applying active learning strategies within the classroom.

SCHEDULE: Monday & Wednesday 9am-11:50am

QUALIFICATIONS FOR PSYCHOLOGY INSTRUCTOR:

  • Minimum of a Master’s Degree in Psychology, or equivalent (is this correct)
  • 2 years teaching equivalent courses at a post-secondary institution
  • Demonstrated success in innovative or student-centered teaching techniques
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Knowledge of course learning outcomes an asset
  • Strong Proficiency in English

About Alexander College: Alexander College is a private post-secondary institution that offers academic preparation and university level courses.

Our academic preparation courses prepare students for the many challenges faced in university level studies. Students enrolled in our university level courses may work towards a 2-year Associate of Arts Degree or Associate of Science Degree, awarded by Alexander College. Students wishing to continue their studies further can transfer their credits to many other institutions listed on the BC transfer guide. Our students regularly transfer to and complete bachelor’s degrees from the University of British Columbia, Simon Fraser University, and the University of Victoria, among other institutions.

Both domestic and international students choose to study at Alexander College for its small class sizes, positive community atmosphere and exceptional instructors. The College provides strong support for instructors, as they help students archive academic success, the first and foremost goal for Alexander College.

If you are interested and want to apply, please submit a cover letter, CV and statement of teaching philosophy to resume@alexandercollege.ca. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. No phone calls please. Thank-you!

Sociology 210 Instructor

TITLE: Sociology 210 Instructor: (Sessional)

DEPARTMENT: Humanities

TYPE: Part-time, contract

TERM: Summer 2017 term, July 10th to August 25th

LOCATION: Vancouver Campus

POSITION DESCRIPTION:

The Ideal candidate will be capable of teaching the following SOCI courses:

  • SOCI 210: Crime and Society

Our ideal candidate will have a passion for instructing, assisting students’ acquisition of learning outcomes, and applying active learning strategies within the classroom.

SCHEDULE: Monday & Wednesday 12pm-2:50pm

QUALIFICATIONS FOR SOCIOLOGY INSTRUCTOR:

  • Minimum of a Master’s Degree in Sociology, or equivalent
  • 2 years teaching equivalent courses at a post-secondary institution
  • Demonstrated success in innovative or student-centered teaching techniques
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Knowledge of course learning outcomes an asset
  • Strong Proficiency in English

About Alexander College: Alexander College is a private post-secondary institution that offers academic preparation and university level courses.

Our academic preparation courses prepare students for the many challenges faced in university level studies. Students enrolled in our university level courses may work towards a 2-year Associate of Arts Degree or Associate of Science Degree, awarded by Alexander College. Students wishing to continue their studies further can transfer their credits to many other institutions listed on the BC transfer guide. Our students regularly transfer to and complete bachelor’s degrees from the University of British Columbia, Simon Fraser University, and the University of Victoria, among other institutions.

Both domestic and international students choose to study at Alexander College for its small class sizes, positive community atmosphere and exceptional instructors. The College provides strong support for instructors, as they help students archive academic success, the first and foremost goal for Alexander College.

If you are interested and want to apply, please submit a cover letter, CV and statement of teaching philosophy to resume@alexandercollege.ca. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. No phone calls please. Thank-you!

English for Academic Purposes Instructor - Advanced Level Course

TITLE: English for Academic Purposes Instructor – Advanced level course

DEPARTMENT: English for Academic Purposes

TYPE: Part time, contract

The EAP Department at Alexander College is currently looking for a qualified Instructor to teach an advanced course in English for Academic Purposes.

TERM: Fall – September 5th – December 16th

LOCATION: Burnaby or Vancouver Campus

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Master’s Degree in a related discipline
  • TESOL, TESL or CELTA Certificate
  • Demonstrated success in innovative or student-centered teaching techniques
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Knowledge of learning outcomes is considered an asset

About Alexander College:

Alexander College is a private post-secondary institution that offers academic preparation and university level courses.

Our academic preparation courses prepare students for the many challenges faced in university level studies. Students enrolled in our university level courses may work towards a 2-year Associate of Arts Degree or Associate of Science Degree, awarded by Alexander College. Students wishing to continue their studies further can transfer their credits to many other institutions listed on the BC transfer guide. Our students regularly transfer to and complete bachelor’s degrees from the University of British Columbia, Simon Fraser University, and the University of Victoria, among other institutions.

Both domestic and international students choose to study at Alexander College for its small class sizes, positive community atmosphere and exceptional instructors. The College provides strong support for instructors, as they help students archive academic success, the first and foremost goal for Alexander College.

If you are interested in teaching EAP with us, and you would like to apply, please forward your resume, teaching philosophy, and cover letter to resume@alexandercollege.ca.  Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. No phone calls please. Thank you!

History Instructor

TITLE: History Instructor: Alexander College (Sessional)

DEPARTMENT: Humanities

TYPE: Part-time, contract

TERM: Fall 2017 term, September 5th – December 16th

LOCATION: Burnaby or Vancouver Campus

POSITION DESCRIPTION:

The Ideal candidate will be capable of teaching the following HIST courses:

  • HIST 101: Canada to Confederation
  • HIST 102: Canada Since Confederation
  • HIST 224: Europe from the French Revolution to WWI

Our ideal candidate will have a passion for instructing, assisting students’ acquisition of learning outcomes, and applying active learning strategies within the classroom.

QUALIFICATIONS FOR HISTORY INSTRUCTOR:

  • Minimum of a Master’s Degree in History, or equivalent
  • 2 years teaching equivalent courses at a post-secondary institution
  • Demonstrated success in innovative or student-centered teaching techniques
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Knowledge of course learning outcomes an asset
  • Strong Proficiency in English

About Alexander College:

Alexander College is a private post-secondary institution that offers academic preparation and university level courses.

Our academic preparation courses prepare students for the many challenges faced in university level studies. Students enrolled in our university level courses may work towards a 2-year Associate of Arts Degree or Associate of Science Degree, awarded by Alexander College. Students wishing to continue their studies further can transfer their credits to many other institutions listed on the BC transfer guide. Our students regularly transfer to and complete bachelor’s degrees from the University of British Columbia, Simon Fraser University, and the University of Victoria, among other institutions.

Both domestic and international students choose to study at Alexander College for its small class sizes, positive community atmosphere and exceptional instructors. The College provides strong support for instructors, as they help students archive academic success, the first and foremost goal for Alexander College.

If you are interested and want to apply, please submit a cover letter, CV and statement of teaching philosophy to resume@alexandercollege.ca. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. No phone calls please. Thank-you!

Computer Science Instructor

TITLE: Computer Science Instructor: Alexander College (Sessional)

DEPARTMENT: Science

TYPE: Part-time, contract

TERM: Fall 2017 term, September 5th to December 16th

LOCATION: Vancouver or Burnaby Campus

POSITION DESCRIPTION: The Ideal candidate will be capable of teaching the following CPSC courses:

  • CPSC 100: Elements of Computer Science
  • CPSC 111: Introduction to Computation
  • CPSC 112: Introduction to Programming II: Data Abstraction
  • CPSC 115: Discrete Structures

Our ideal candidate will have a passion for instructing and assisting students learning to better understand technical computer terms, process and relevancy.

QUALIFICATIONS FOR COMPUTER SCIENCE INSTRUCTOR

  • Minimum of a Master’s Degree in Computer Science, Math or equivalent.
  • 2 years teaching equivalent courses at a post-secondary institution.
  • Demonstrated success in innovative or student-centered teaching techniques
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Knowledge of course learning outcomes an asset
  • Strong Proficiency in English

About Alexander College:

Alexander College is a private post secondary institution that offers academic preparation and university level courses.

Our academic preparation courses prepare students for the many challenges faced in university level studies. Students enrolled in our university level courses may work towards a 2-year Associate of Arts Degree or Associate of Science Degree, awarded by Alexander College. Students wishing to continue their studies further can transfer their credits to many other institutions listed on the BC transfer guide. Our students regularly transfer to and complete bachelor’s degrees from the University of British Columbia, Simon Fraser University, and the University of Victoria, among other institutions.

Both domestic and international students choose to study at Alexander College for its small class sizes, positive community atmosphere and exceptional instructors. The College provides strong support for instructors, as they help students archive academic success, the first and foremost goal for Alexander College.

If you are interested and want to apply, please submit a cover letter, resume and statement of teaching philosophy to resume@alexandercollege.ca. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. No phone calls please. Thank-you!

Math Instructor

TITLE: Math Instructor: Alexander College (Sessional)

DEPARTMENT: Science

TYPE: Part-time, contract

TERM: Fall 2017 term, September 5th to December 16th

LOCATION: Vancouver or Burnaby Campus

POSITION DESCRIPTION:

The Ideal candidate will be capable of teaching the following MATH courses:

  • MATH 100: Precalculus
  • MATH 104: Differential Calculus with Applications to Commerce and Social Sciences
  • MATH 105: Integral Calculus with Applications to Commerce and Social Sciences
  • MATH 151: Calculus I
  • MATH 152: Calculus II
  • MATH 232: Elementary Linear Algebra

Our ideal candidate will have a passion for instructing, assisting students’ acquisition of learning outcomes, and applying active learning strategies within the classroom.

QUALIFICATIONS FOR MATH INSTRUCTOR:

  • Minimum of a Master’s Degree in Mathematics, or equivalent
  • 2 years teaching equivalent courses at a post-secondary institution
  • Demonstrated success in innovative or student-centered teaching techniques
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Knowledge of course learning outcomes an asset
  • Strong Proficiency in English

About Alexander College:

Alexander College is a private post-secondary institution that offers academic preparation and university level courses.

Our academic preparation courses prepare students for the many challenges faced in university level studies. Students enrolled in our university level courses may work towards a 2-year Associate of Arts Degree or Associate of Science Degree, awarded by Alexander College. Students wishing to continue their studies further can transfer their credits to many other institutions listed on the BC transfer guide. Our students regularly transfer to and complete bachelor’s degrees from the University of British Columbia, Simon Fraser University, and the University of Victoria, among other institutions.

Both domestic and international students choose to study at Alexander College for its small class sizes, positive community atmosphere and exceptional instructors. The College provides strong support for instructors, as they help students archive academic success, the first and foremost goal for Alexander College.

If you are interested and want to apply, please submit a cover letter, CV and statement of teaching philosophy to resume@alexandercollege.ca. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. No phone calls please. Thank-you!

Evening Receptionist

TITLE: Receptionist, Evening

POSITION OVERVIEW: The Evening Receptionist will support in Campus operations.

REPORTING RELATIONSHIP: Reports to the Campus Director

EMPLOYMENT TYPE: Part-time, Auxiliary

WORK WEEK

  • Evenings(4:45pm – 9pm, Monday to Friday)

LOCATION:

  • Vancouver Campus

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENT

  • High School Diploma from a BC Secondary school (or equivalent)
  • Minimum of one year of post-secondary education
  • Minimum of one year’s related work experience

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Knowledge of the BC College and University system.
  • Superior oral and written communication skills.
  • Experience working with speakers of other languages.
  • Flexible with a ‘team player’ attitude.
  • Able to take initiative and complete tasks as assigned.
  • Familiar with Microsoft Office.
  • Strong proficiency in English

SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES:

Reception Administration

  • Closing duties
  • Keeping Reception Area clean and professional
  • Monitoring where staff may be (Example: Lunches/meetings)
  • Answering Phones using phone script
  • Clean staff rooms
  • Assessing supply levels and assisting with ordering of basic facility needs (e.g., staff food, coffee supplies, toner, basic office supplies, etc.)
  • Receiving Faxes
  • Accept Doctor’s notes
  • Provide General Information (E.g. copier code etc.)
  • Lost and found
  • Photo Copier Maintenance/Supplies
  • General Repairs or Maintenance
  • Admin support to staff members as needed

Customer Service/Student Inquiries

  • Provide first point of contact customer service
  • Other duties and tasks as required

If you are interested in the above position and you would like to apply, please apply with your resume and cover letter to resume@alexandercollege.ca.  Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.  No phone calls please. Thank-you!

Accounting Instructor

TITLE: Accounting Instructor: Alexander College (Sessional)

DEPARTMENT: Commerce

TYPE: Part-time, contract

TERM: Fall 2017 term, September 5th to December 16th

LOCATION: Vancouver or Burnaby Campus

POSITION DESCRIPTION:

The Ideal candidate will be capable of teaching the following COMM courses:

  • 293:  Introduction to Financial Accounting
  • 294:  Introduction to Managerial Accounting
  • 298:  Introduction to Financial Management

Our ideal candidate will have a passion for instructing, assisting students’ acquisition of learning outcomes, and applying active learning strategies within the classroom.

QUALIFICATIONS FOR ACCOUNTING INSTRUCTOR:

  • Minimum of a Master’s Degree in Accounting, or equivalent
  • 2 years teaching equivalent courses at a post-secondary institution
  • Demonstrated success in innovative or student-centered teaching techniques
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Knowledge of course learning outcomes an asset
  • Strong Proficiency in English

About Alexander College:

Alexander College is a private post-secondary institution that offers academic preparation and university level courses.

Our academic preparation courses prepare students for the many challenges faced in university level studies. Students enrolled in our university level courses may work towards a 2-year Associate of Arts Degree or Associate of Science Degree, awarded by Alexander College. Students wishing to continue their studies further can transfer their credits to many other institutions listed on the BC transfer guide. Our students regularly transfer to and complete bachelor’s degrees from the University of British Columbia, Simon Fraser University, and the University of Victoria, among other institutions.

Both domestic and international students choose to study at Alexander College for its small class sizes, positive community atmosphere and exceptional instructors. The College provides strong support for instructors, as they help students archive academic success, the first and foremost goal for Alexander College.

If you are interested and want to apply, please submit a cover letter, CV and statement of teaching philosophy to resume@alexandercollege.ca. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. No phone calls please. Thank-you!