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:

 

Officer, Office of the Registrar

TITLE: Officer, Office of the Registrar

POSITION OVERVIEW: An Officer, Office of the Registrar is a member of the Registrar’s Office team, proficient in the application of College policy and procedure, and is responsible for their application in the areas of Admissions, Registration, Registrar Services, Financial Aid, and Records. The Officer also meets with students on a drop-in basis and works to resolve their inquiries in a friendly and efficient manner.

REPORTING RELATIONSHIP: Reports to the Associate Registrar

EMPLOYMENT TYPE: Full-time (40 hours), permanent

WORK WEEK: The Employee will work 40 hours per week, Monday-Friday, 8:30AM-5:00PM

LOCATION: Burnaby or Vancouver campus

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor degree, preferably from a BC post-secondary institution
  • Minimum of one year related work experience in a clerical or service-oriented role
  • Work experience within an education setting is an asset

REQUIRED SKILLS:

  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills and the ability to communicate effectively in a multicultural environment
  • Highly organized, diligent, and detail-oriented
  • Superior problem solving capabilities
  • Highly efficient, and able to handle multiple deadlines and projects within a results-oriented environment
  • Ability to explain and apply College, government, and departmental policies, procedures, and guidelines
  • Proven ability to exercise tact and discretion
  • Willingness to work as part of a team
  • Strong business writing and professional editing capabilities
  • Intermediate proficiency with MS Office suite

JOB DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:        

Admissions

  • Assess new student applications to determine admissibility and course/program eligibility based on established guidelines and policy
  • Perform data entry with a high degree of accuracy using a database system
  • Assist applicants with admission requests and appeals

Registration

  • Troubleshoot registration issues for students (expired documents, prerequisite/co-requisite issues, repeated courses, etc.)
  • Determine course eligibility and perform overrides as authorized
  • Assist students with registration requests and appeals
  • Assist students with course withdrawal, program, or status changes

Registrar Services

  • Ensure that College policy and procedure are consistently applied and followed
  • Assist students to submit transfer credit requests
  • Coordinate and record the evaluation of non-articulated coursework by faculty

Financial Aid

  • Answer basic questions about financial aid
  • Assist students to complete forms
  • Maintain financial aid records

Student Records

  • Authenticate documentation submitted by students
  • Update student database records
  • Regularly maintain student records, perform filing, scanning, digital archiving, etc.
  • Accurately and efficiently fulfill document orders using a database system

Other

  • Provide assistance on projects or other tasks to the Associate Registrar or other senior administrator as requested

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!

The position will be open until filled.

Part Time Jobs at Alexander College:

Computer Science Specialist (Tutor)

TITLE: Computer Science Tutor (Subject Area Specialist)

Alexander College

Alexander College is a private higher educational institute that provides academic preparation and university courses for students wishing to begin an academic career. Please refer to the AC website (www.alexandercollege.ca) for information about programs, service offerings and campus locations.

EMPLOYMENT TYPE: Temporary contract, with the possibility of new contracts in subsequent terms

WORK WEEK: Monday- Friday, approximately 30- 40 hours a week, Must be available Fridays

LOCATION: Vancouver and Burnaby

COMPENSATION: $16.00 per hour

REQUIRED SKILLS:

  • A least a bachelor’s degree in a relevant field;
  • Experience tutoring or teaching in a post secondary academic setting preferred
  • Demonstrates experience in personalized or group instruction;
  • Strong foundation in Object Oriented Programming concepts. Python and Java preferred;
  • Strong understanding of basic Discrete Mathematics principals
  • Excellent interpersonal and student service skills;
  • Dedication in helping students succeed;
  • Excellent command of the English language;
  • Understand or be willing to learn basic web technologies including HTML, CSS, and Javascript;
  • Ability to work in a professional office setting;
  • Highly flexible and demonstrates the ability to work alone or with a team;
  • Ability to carry on tasks with little or no supervision;
  • A positive and charismatic attitude with an outgoing personality;

JOB DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Tutoring students in a group setting or on an individual basis;
  • Filing student tutoring reports in a timely manner, using the College’s online reporting system;
  • Being an integral part of the Writing & Learning Centre by providing students with resources they need regarding all courses in Computer Science;
  • Participating in all institutional effectiveness initiatives by providing assistant to the Writing & Learning Centre Manager;
  • Assisting with the creation of new initiatives to increase student involvement with the College and the community;
  • Invigilating midterms and final exams;
  • Leading student workshops relevant to successful academic writing.

Please send a detailed cover letter and resume (must be one document, PDF or Word file) to Lindsey bat Joseph, Writing & Learning Centre Manager: alexander.mywlc@gmail.com. Alexander College thanks all applicants, however only shortlisted candidates will be notified. Thank you!

English Instructor

TITLE: English Instructor (Sessional)

DEPARTMENT: English

EMPLOYMENT TYPE: Part-time, contract

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

LOCATION: Vancouver or Burnaby Campus

COURSE DETAILS:

ENGL100G: Strategies for University Writing, T/TH 9-11:50am, Burnaby

ENGL100H: Strategies for University Writing, T/TH 6-8:50pm Burnaby

POSITION DESCRIPTION:

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

  • ENGL 100: Strategies for University Writing
  • ENGL101: Introduction to Fiction

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 ENGLISH INSTRUCTOR:

  • Minimum of a Master’s Degree in English, 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
  • 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!

Film Instructor

TITLE: Film 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 FILM course:

  • FILM 101: Appreciation: World Cinema

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 FILM INSTRUCTOR:

  • Minimum of a Master’s Degree in Film, 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!

Psychology Instructor

TITLE: Psychology Instructor: (Sessional)

DEPARTMENT: Humanities

EMPLOYMENT TYPE: Part-time, contract

TERM: Fall, September 5th – December 16th

LOCATION: Vancouver or Burnaby Campus

POSITION DESCRIPTION:

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

  • PSYC 101: Introduction to Biological and Cognitive Psychology
  • PSYC 102: Introduction to the Developmental, Social, Personality, and Clinical Psychology
  • PSCY 217: Thinking Clearly about 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: TBD

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 Instructor

TITLE: Sociology Instructor: (Sessional)

DEPARTMENT: Humanities

TYPE: Part-time, contract

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

LOCATION: Vancouver or Burnaby Campus

POSITION DESCRIPTION:

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

  • SOCI 100: Introduction to Sociology
  • SOCI 103: Canadian Society
  • SOCI 200: Research Methods in the Social Sciences
  • 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: TBD

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!

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!

Commerce Instructor

TITLE: Commerce Instructor: Alexander College (Sessional)

DEPARTMENT: Commerce, HR

TYPE: Part-time, contract

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

LOCATION: Burnaby Campus

POSITION DESCRIPTION:

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

  • 281:­ Human Resource Management
  • 292: Management and Organizational Behaviour

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 COMM INSTRUCTOR:

  • Minimum of a Master’s Degree in Business, 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!