Norquest College


4 weeks ago(12/22/2017 5:24 PM)
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Job Description





Be a part of NorQuest College’s Hospitality Programs! Be part of the exciting new programs and initiatives in our brand new, state-of-the-art Edmonton Oilers Community Foundation (EOCF) Hospitality Institute and Lab.


The institute is a hands-on training centre where students and current employees from across the province can develop leading-edge skills in a broad range of disciplines including guest service food safety, food preparation, cooking, safety, service industry operations, and event delivery.


Are you ready to cultivate excellence among the current and future employees and businesses in this sector? Then consider joining NorQuest’s team as an instructor.

In this role you will provide learners with the knowledge and skills needed for employment in the many areas in the hospitality sector including:

  • Hotels & Restaurants
  • Event Venue Concession
  • Guest Services
  • Food & Beverage Services

As an instructor with NorQuest you will use your workplace experience to facilitate learning and evaluate our students’ theoretical knowledge and practical skills, preparing them for employment in the hospitality industry.

In combination with hospitality experience, the successful candidate will have an attitude and disposition that easily allows for quick integration into a highly communicative, results oriented and closely knit team. If you have been working in the industry as a professional and would like to share your knowledge by facilitating the education of others in the classroom, please contact us. We would love to hear from you.

All positions within the Hospitality Institute are contract based.



  • 5+ years’ experience as a professional in in the hospitality industry
  • Passion for sharing industry knowledge and expertise.
  • Experience providing, training, coaching and/or mentoring is an asset.
  • Enjoys public speaking and leading the training process for learners.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office 2010 software applications and adaptable to teaching technology is mandatory.
  • Can work independently while being a part of an instructional team.
  • Must have exceptional organizational skills, attention to detail and be able to take initiative and adhere to deadlines.
  • Flexible availability, with willingness to teach evening and weekend classes as required
  • Access to a vehicle and class 5 license is required.
  • Able to travel anywhere in Alberta when required.
  • Provide exceptional references from within the hospitality industry.
  • Post-secondary education is an asset.
  • Advanced Food Safety Certification is an asset


COMPENSATION:  These are contract positions with the possibility of extensions.

CLOSING DATE: January 19, 2018


TO APPLY: If you meet the requirements of this position and wish to apply, please continue with this online process by uploading your resume and cover letter combined as one document.


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-centered 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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