Contract or Sessional Job Postings

Job: English Instructor – Full-time LTA, Medicine Hat College (Deadline: 17 April 2023)

Medicine Hat College’s School of Arts, Science & Education invites applications for a full-time, term-certain Instructor in our Humanities and Social Sciences Department for the Fall 2023, Winter 2024, and potentially spring 2024 semesters. This is a Full-time position from July 1, 2023 to June 30, 2024 in English and potentially General Education for the 2023/2024 academic year. 

A little about the role:

The successful candidate will instruct first-year English courses and may be asked to teach GNED 230 “Citizenship Without Borders” & GNED 221 “Aesthetic Experiences and Ideas” as well. These courses will contribute to the Humanities and Social Sciences Diploma Program; are connected with university studies and transfer programs; function as required or elective courses for other programs at the college; and double as Mount Royal University courses for those in degree partnership programs. For the complete listing, please click here.

Details of courses the successful candidate might teach can be found in the college Calendar or online at

As a successful applicant you will have:
  • Master’s degree in English required; PhD is preferred
  • Post-Secondary teaching experience is an asset
  • Research and publication history preferred
  • Experience in on-line and face to face formats recommended
  • Willingness to be part of a dynamic and collaborative team that focuses on student success and has a positive, appreciative and enthusiastic personality
  • Strong communication skills and computer literacy
  • An equivalent combination of education and work experience may be considered
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Submission Details

Please submit a cover letter quoting Competition #123111 with your resume and teaching philosophy (no more than two pages), saved as one document.  Deadline for receipt of applications is April 17, 2023.

This position will require the successful candidate to present a valid Police Information/Criminal Record Check.

Please indicate in your cover letter where you first saw the ad for this position.

Submit your application by one of the following methods:

  • Email (You can select the “Apply Now” button below.) Please send your application as an attachment in either .doc,.docx,.pdf or .rtf formats (only).
  • Canada Post

Applications will not be accepted via fax

Medicine Hat College
Human Resources
299 College Drive S.E.
Medicine Hat, AB T1A 3Y6

Medicine Hat College is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection processes and we welcome applications from all qualified individuals. In accordance with Canadian Immigration requirements, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents.

Only applicants being granted an interview will be contacted.  All others are thanked for their interest.

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