This employment opportunity is open to all applicants.
Short-listed candidates may undergo a vulnerable sector check as necessitated by the demographics of the learners participating in the program.
Reporting to the Chair, Inuit Languages and Cultural Programs, the Senior Instructor, Fur Production and Design will provide educational leadership and will administer the Fur Production and Design program of the College.
Responsibilities include the administration of programming, overseeing the budgeting and financial aspects, and providing the accountability of the program. The position manages the Instructor, Fur Production and Design, the training classroom and the inventory of equipment, tools and supplies. The Senior Instructor, Fur Production and Design will also develop, and deliver classroom instruction and ensure relevancy of course program and content.
The successful candidate will have a post-secondary degree in a related field, as well as experience in design, and related technical jobs such as tailoring, pattern making, grading, cutting, shipping and sales. The candidate will also have three years’ experience working in a manufacturing field and fur industry, supervisory experience, and related experience teaching adults in a learning setting.
Equivalencies that consist of an acceptable combination of education and experience may be considered.
Knowledge of Inuit language, communities, culture, land and Inuit Qaujimajatuqangit is an asset.