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Education: Indigenous Education

EDU-327 : Indigenous Education (PJI)
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Adjunct  Open until filled Starts: Sept. 2022
Redeemer University invites applications for an adjunct position in the School of Education B. Ed. program for the fall term of 2022. This is a 1.5 credit course of which there are two sections available. The sections are currently scheduled for September 6 - October 21, 2022 on Tuesday and Thursday mornings.
Redeemer University invites applications for an adjunct position in the School of Education B. Ed. program for the fall term of 2022. This is a 1.5 credit course of which there are two sections available. The sections are currently scheduled for September 6 - October 21, 2022 on Tuesday and Thursday mornings.

Why Work at Redeemer?

For nearly 40 years Redeemer University has prepared the next generation of Christian leaders. Redeemer is committed to a Christian undergraduate liberal arts and sciences education that develops the whole person.

Rooted in a Reformed Biblical worldview, and including a diverse community representing over 50 Christian denominations, Redeemer seeks to answer the fundamental questions about where we fit into God’s story while it prepares students to engage in society’s biggest challenges. A rigorous academic program with an interdisciplinary core is supported by a vibrant community characterized by caring discipleship. The result is an enriching and transformational educational experience integrating faith, learning and service.

Redeemer offers 34 majors and streams that lead to either a Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Education or Bachelor of Business Administration degree. The university expects to welcome about 1000 students in the fall, served by approximately 200 faculty and staff.

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Education: Indigenous Education
EDU-327 : Indigenous Education (PJI)
faculty
Adjunct  Open until filled Starts: Sept. 2022

Course Information

EDU-327: Indigenous Education (PJI)

This course addresses the histories, cultures, contributions, and perspectives of First Nations, Metis, and Inuit peoples with specific attention paid to education and pedagogy. Candidates will be enabled to recognize their responsibility to engage all learners in their classes to ensure that students of Indigenous background will be able to see their cultures, histories, and perspectives reflected in the curriculum, pedagogy, school and community. This course will help candidates consider the role of schools
in the lives of Indigenous students and the powerful role teachers can play in seeking justice in society. (1.5 credits)

The Position

Redeemer University invites applications for an adjunct position in the School of Education B. Ed. program for the fall term of 2022. Candidates must be aligned with Redeemer’s Christian identity and mission of integrating faith into learning. Candidates should possess a B.Ed. and a Masters degree in education. Redeemer is specifically seeking candidates who identify as Indigenous.

Responsibilities

  • All duties associated with teaching this course. Such duties are guided by approved Course-Level Learning Outcomes
  • Scheduled office hours with students.
  • Non-classroom time made up of preparation of lectures, student consultation, marking or grading, including grade appeals and cases of academic dishonesty.

Preferred Skills and Attributes

  • Redeemer University is specifically seeking candidates who identify as Indigenous.
  • Previous teacher experience at the elementary or secondary level is an asset.

Education, Training & Certifications

Candidates should possess a B.Ed. and a Master's degree. Certification with the Ontario College of Teacher is an asset. Interested candidates who do not have such degrees but who have experience teaching in First Nations schools or other such educational contexts are encouraged to apply.

The Application Process

Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching quality, the names of two individuals who have agreed to provide letters of reference should the applicant advance to a later stage of the process and a short statement describing how their own Christian faith commitment fits the mission of Redeemer University.

Redeemer University offers equal employment opportunities to qualified applicants. In accordance with Canadian Immigration requirements, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be considered first for this position.

Direct applications to: Dr. Kyle Spyksma, Interim Vice President, Academic

Submit applications to: facultysearch@redeemer.ca (please quote position title in subject line)

Expiry date: Posted until filled (applications will be reviewed upon submission, so please apply ASAP)

Anticipated start date: Sept. 2022

Applicants are requested to email their application materials and include a statement that articulates their faith perspective and its relation to the mission of Redeemer University. A range of qualifications are evaluated including distinguishing characteristics that demonstrate congruence with our identity as a university in the Protestant and Reformed Christian tradition. Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

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