Norquest College


1 month ago(12/11/2017 1:00 AM)
Job ID
# Positions
Job Type
Part Time
Job Industry
Education, Healthcare and Medical Services
Career Level
Years of Experience

Job Description



Are you looking for an opportunity to shape the next generation of nurses? NorQuest College has one of the largest Practical Nurse Programs in Canada. We offer multiple modes of delivery and provide our learners with varied and robust learning experiences.  We utilize low and high fidelity simulation to augment the learner experience providing students with a safe learning environment. If you want to shape the next generation of nurses, consider joining the NorQuest College team as an Instructor in the Practical Nurse Careers Program.
Our instructors enjoy making a positive impact on the lives of the students they teach. You will join an academic community that thrives on energy, motivation, and dedication to the successes of both our students and colleagues.


Our students come to us with the goals of improving their lives and the lives of those around them. Join us and help them achieve their goals.


As a NorQuest Instructor, you will facilitate learning in in a variety of learning deliveries in the Edmonton region.  This includes both online delivery facilitation, lab support, and monitoring students in their final practicum. Instructors help learners acquire the knowledge, skills and attitude to meet the professional nursing standards. You will need to possess excellent communication skills as your primary role is to assist student understanding of the practical nurse scope of practice.





  • RN 3-5 years acute care/teaching experience or LPN with a related degree and 3-5 years acute care/teaching acute care experience
  • Current CARNA or CLPNA registration
  • Current CPR
  • Proficient with technology, and strong digital literacy.
  • Experience teaching in online or hybrid modalities an asset, but not required.




Successful candidates for the Practical Nurse Instructor positions are required to provide the following:

  • A Police Information Check within the last ninety days
  • A Vulnerable Sectors Check within the last ninety days
  • Up to date immunization records


SALARY:   Commensurate with education and experience. This position also includes very generous vacation and immediate participation in our comprehensive pension and benefits plans. 


NOTE:  This is a part time (0.5 FTE) position.  The hours of work are usually day time, Monday to Friday; however may be adjusted to program and individual needs.



CLOSING DATE:   Open until suitable candidate is found.


TO APPLY:   If you meet the requirements of this position and wish to apply please continue with this on-line process.


NOTE:   Notification of receipt will only be made to on-line applicants.  Candidates selected for interview will be contacted within 28 days.


NorQuest College helps students unlock their potential and realize their dreams. We are Challenge Positive and embrace every situation as an opportunity. As the Edmonton region’s community college, we play an integral role in Alberta’s education system. NorQuest College offers a vibrant, inclusive, diverse, and student-centred learning environment that transforms lives and strengthens communities. We are nationally recognized leaders in health, community studies, and business post-secondary career programs, as well as foundational, intercultural, and language training. We are proud to offer our employees meaningful work, competitive salaries, a comprehensive benefits program, and a commitment to a positive work/life balance. This is an exciting time to be a part of NorQuest College. Take a step forward with us. Together, we can help build and sustain a strong province for future generations.


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