Teacher Assistant Instructor

About the company

Location: Sydney

CBBC Career College is the oldest and most recognized private college in Sydney, Nova Scotia, established in 1958. With additional campuses in Halifax and Dartmouth, more than 15,000 alumni have secured successful careers across the province.

CBBC Career College brings a practical, student-centric approach to our students with 13 programs in business, beauty, and healthcare. Regardless of where students attend or which programs they join, our small class sizes, dedicated instructors and contacts within the community make CBBC the place to go for career training in Nova Scotia.

Position summary

The Teacher Assistant Instructor is responsible for balancing their expertise and experience to deliver education services to students through instruction that meets module and program objectives as set out in the curriculum. Prepares lesson plans and teaching aids that utilize a variety of teaching methods to promote student success.


  • To use a variety of approaches and materials, as appropriate, to address different learning needs.
  • To teach in assigned subject areas and to include in courses, and in course outlines, and ensure all learning outcomes in the program modules are met.
  • To direct student learning in a positive, supportive, and caring environment.
  • To clearly communicate in writing learning outcomes for programs and courses, and the way in which learners will be evaluated against those outcomes.
  • To design and conduct evaluations or appraisals of students and to keep students informed of their progress.
  • To submit grades in a timely manner and maintain records of student enrollment and achievement and other records required by the College.
  • Responsible for the development and completion of appropriate assessment/evaluations strategies
  • To oversee that all placements’ requirements are achieved as per the curriculum delivery requirements.
  • Supervising assignments for qualified secondary instructors and subject matter experts to ensure program standards are met.
  • Ensuring that inter graded course design is achieved.


  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, including presentation and group facilitation skills.
  • Ability to motivate, engage and inspire students.
  • Ability to work with others within a team to provide the best possible learning experience for the students.
  • Must be a licensed teacher or retired teacher in Nova Scotia or another Canadian Province.
  • Must have a minimum of 5 years work experience preferably with at least 2-3 years as a Learning Support Teacher (Resource or Learning Center teacher)
  • Must have a BEd in Education
  • Basic computer skills in using Google and Assistive Technology.
  • Preference would be given to a candidate who also has experience teaching adult learners.

A social media and criminal record check will be conducted.

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $24.00-$27.00 per hour

Job Category: Education
Job Type: Part Time
Job Location: Sydney

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