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PASS Facilitators

Nunavut Arctic College
Across Nunavut
Reference number: 
PASS 2018
Type of employment: 
Union Status: 
This position is included in the Nunavut Employees Union
Northern Allowance: 
Varies by Community
No staff housing available
Closing Date: 
Open until filled

The Community and Distance Learning division of Nunavut Arctic College is seeking local residents for casual employment positions as PASS Facilitators in various Nunavut communities. The PASS program runs from August 2018 to June 2019.

Under the supervision of the Manager Distance Learning, the PASS facilitator’s primary responsibility is to be the front-line local community support to PASS students who are completing a grade 12 diploma online. The incumbent must have expertise in one or a few subject areas such as English, Math, Science, Social Studies, Portfolio Development, and a variety of electives. The PASS program is taught through online courses facilitated and monitored by a PASS Instructor not located in the community. The PASS Facilitator acts as a bridge between the student and the PASS instructor to facilitate learning and overcome challenges.

Roles & Responsibilities:

• Conduct weekly face-to-face sessions with all PASS students (minimum of 2 hours). When possible or if there is more than one student; group sessions are the preferred method of the weekly sessions, and when necessary, one-on-one sessions;

• Maintain student progress and attendance reports;

• Provide reports for the Distance Learning Department. Reports may include: feedback on student involvement and progress, analysis and evaluation of current practices, and suggestions for program improvement;

• Promote the PASS program in the local community, and help make generate interest to residents of the community;

• Recruit suitable potential students for the PASS program; and

• Coordinate the writing of the Nunavut Adult Placement Assessment test with potential students;

The incumbent must have successful completion of a high school diploma, and a strong technical aptitude. A background in K-12 and/or adult education is an asset.

Please indicate in your application, which community you are interested in working in.

Your resume will be kept on file for 6 months, therefore you will be required to re-submit after that period.

The Official Languages of Nunavut are Inuktitut (Inuinnaqtun), English and French.

Fluency in more than one of Nunavut’s official language is an asset.

Knowledge of Inuit language, communities, culture, land and Inuit Qaujimajatuqangit is an asset.

Equivalencies that consist of an acceptable combination of education, experience, knowledge, skills and abilities may be considered.


Staffing and Human Resources Consultant

PO Box 990, Rankin Inlet, Nunavut, X0C 0G0

Phone: 867-645-4170 Ext. 5515  

Fax: 867-645-2387