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Sessional Instructor
School of Business

Competition # 14.12.183

MacEwan University inspires students through a powerful combination of academic excellence and personal learning experiences. Located in culturally enriched, downtown Edmonton, our comprehensive undergraduate university offers over 65 programs to 19,000 full- and part-time students. With a dedication to teaching excellence informed by scholarly research and creative activity, MacEwan provides an exceptional collaborative and supportive learning environment with a commitment to environmental sustainability and opportunities for community engagement. In support of faculty professional development, unique and enhanced services are provided through the Centre for the Advancement of Faculty Excellence (CAFÉ).

The Travel Program in the School of Business invites applications for a sessional appointment in its accelerated 13-month diploma program.

The successful candidate will have current knowledge and expertise in leisure travel products and services, and be able to teach classes scheduled between 8:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m.

Preferred candidates will hold the following qualifications:
• Bachelor's degree preferred, combination of diploma or certificate and considerable experience in a related field will be considered
• Minimum of five (5) years related front-line experience within the travel industry
• Instructor or trainer experience in a post-secondary institution or organization
• A graduate of an ACTA endorsed travel program
• A CTC or CTM designation
• Proficiency in Apollo and Matrix software
• Exceptional communication, interpersonal and problem solving skills
• Experience working successfully in a team based environment
• Excellent customer service and sales skills, along with a strong network of travel and tourism contacts is an asset

Applicants should submit a cover letter and curriculum vitae to careers@macewan.ca.

Questions about this opportunity may be addressed to Belinda Panganiban at panganibanb@macewan.ca.

This position is included under the Faculty Association collective agreement.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

Category Sessional
Salary Commensurate with education and experience
Closing Date Monday, March 9, 2015
Competition No. 14.12.183
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Human Resources Department
University Services Centre
Rm. 10-600, 10700 - 104 Avenue
Edmonton AB T5J 4S2

Fax: (780) 497-5430
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