Trebas Institute Toronto, ON, Canada
Apr 21, 2017Part time
Trebas Institute seeks an experienced Part-Time Instructor with appropriate academic qualifications to join our team to teach EventPro Software on Tuesdays from 11AM - 3:30PM. Our Event Management courses encompass a variety of skills and knowledge, including business and design skills, and event industry software. The successful candidate will step into an existing curriculum and help deliver high-quality teaching in the aspects of Event & Venue Management. Responsibilities & Duties The successful candidate will teach across all levels in the diploma program. Classes are project-focused in a hands-on environment, and should focus on guiding students towards achieving their project goals and specified educational outcomes. The ideal candidate is also an experienced professional in the event industry, maintaining their own creative practice both on and off campus. Maintenance of industry connections and participation in industry or community events is also required. Job responsibilities and expectations include: Teaching Event & Venue Management courses as appropriate A focus on employability, achievement, and welfare of a diverse student population throughout their studies Provide teaching to students using lectures and demonstrations Create, administer and mark tests/assignments in order to evaluate students progress Minimum of 2 years’ teaching experience, preferably at the post-secondary level Ability to communicate well Understanding of event management industry an asset Maintenance of skills & knowledge, e.g. professional teaching in-services, participation in event-related conferences, or appropriate professional certifications Administration of learning environment, including accurate and timely recording of attendance, grades, and feedback, and other associated duties Other duties as assigned by the Department Head and/or the Campus Director Required Qualifications Diploma or Degree required in Event Management/Marketing, Communications, Media, Journalism, or a related field 2-4 years of event-related professional work experience Thorough knowledge of event-related software, specifically EventPro Additional Experience, Qualities & Abilities Teaching, training, and educational background/experience preferred Ability to foster a collaborative and cooperative environment among students and faculty Willingness to adapt to changing technologies & educational practices Ability to prioritize multiple tasks, work independently and also with a creative team of peers Trebas Institute, registered with the Ontario Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities, has been operating for over 37 years and currently has two locations; Montreal and Toronto. It was established in response to the music and entertainment industries’ need for skilled professionals. We provide a creative learning environment and state-of-the-art facilities, which includes audio/video/film/new media studios, labs and equipment. Current industry professionals prepare students for challenging careers by providing practical, hands-on experience and current theory. Trebas Institute is a professional but fun and balanced environment; we offer support to learn, grow and succeed in your career. We thank all those for their interest; however only selected applicants will be contacted. No phone calls or agencies please.