Jobs in Teacher Education at UBC


Instructor Positions: EDUC 440 – Aboriginal Education in Canada (3.0 credit seminar)

Secondary Program (3 weeks)
Summer Term 2A: July 4 – 21, 2017 or Summer Term 2B: July 24 – August 11, 2017

EDUC 440 – Aboriginal Education in Canada is a required course for all teacher candidates in the Teacher Education Program.

The course is intended to provide teacher candidates with opportunities to explore how a school program may need to be modified to respectfully and meaningfully integrate Aboriginal history, content and worldviews. The course examines the role of Indigenous knowledge and ways of knowing in Aboriginal societies to provide educators with ways to use this knowledge in their classroom, school and community planning. The overall goal is to assist those becoming professional educators to contribute to transforming Aboriginal education in order to improve educational outcomes for Aboriginal learners and enhance the learning opportunities for all students.

See pdf for more details.

Application deadline: March 31, 2017

Hiring for teaching positions in the undergraduate teacher education program occurs through four departments:

Seconded teacher positions (Adjunct Teaching Professors) are advertised through the Teacher Education Office.

If you are currently teaching in British Columbia, hold a graduate degree (minimum MA/MEd), and are interested in secondment, please check this website for postings. Please note that some positions are designated for particular school districts.

Part-time, practicum supervision and retired teachers who hold a graduate degree (minimum MA/MEd) may apply for part-time faculty advisor positions.

Seconded Teachers’ Guidelines revised August 2013

Please contact:

Claire Rushton
Director, Teacher Education Office
The University of British Columbia
Room 103 – 2125 Main Mall
Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z4
604 822 1473
Fax: 604 822 8227