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Instructor, Continuing Care Assistant

Suncrest College welcomes applications for the position of Instructor in our Continuing Care Assistant program. This is a term, Part-time position running from October 22, 2024 – April 16, 2025, in Melfort, SK.

The Opportunity:

This position is primarily responsible for instructing adults working to train as Home Care Assistants (Home Care / Special Care Aide) in integrated facilities, personal care homes and hospital settings. Course curriculum is directed by Saskatchewan Polytechnic. The instructor must evaluate and record student progress, teach, coach and supervise students in classroom and clinical settings.

Requirements:

  • The minimum educational qualification for this position is a Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing or RN/RPN plus post-graduate education (i.e. Gerontology, Home Care and Special Care, Adult Education). 
  • Current registration with the Saskatchewan Registered Nurses of Saskatchewan (CRNS) or the Registered Psychiatric Nurses Association of Saskatchewan (RPNAS).
  • The minimum amount of practical, related experience required to perform the duties of this position is a minimum of two years recent and relevant experience in gerontology, long-term care, home care, and special care home setting.
  • Applicants must meet Saskatchewan Polytechnic accreditation requirements.
  • Applicants must be in good standing with Saskatchewan Health Authority. 
  • Demonstrated experience working in a cross-cultural environment.

About Suncrest College:
Suncrest College was established in 2023 as a result of merging Cumberland College and Parkland College. Our vision is to shape the future of our communities by providing top notch learning opportunities that will lead to local and global employment and growth. Suncrest College employees are student focused, knowing their work has a strong and positive impact on students, communities, partners and the economy. Our values of being innovative, responsive, inclusive, relevant, sustainable, accountable and catalytic have helped to form a positive culture at Suncrest College.
 

Closing Date: July 23, 2024
Please send your application electronically, quoting competition #SC-002-2425 to: [email protected]

Details

Posting Reference

SC-002-2425

Wage

Commensurate with education and experience

Term

October 22, 2024 – April 16, 2025

FTE

255 hour/42.5 day contract

Location

Melfort, SK

Immediate Supervisor

Coordinator, Post-Secondary Education

Apply By

July 23, 2024

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