Norquest College

  • Casual Instructor, Pharmacy Technician Program

    Job Location CA-AB-Edmonton
    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(11/2/2018 5:36 PM)
    Job ID
    # Positions
    Job Type
    Casual [CAS]
    Job Industry
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    Years of Experience
  • Job Description




    Our accredited Pharmacy Technician 2-year Diploma hosts small class sizes and a strong focus on technical practice skills.  The program is designed to prepare graduates for their complex roles in community, continuing care and hospital pharmacies. 


    Our instructional team is student-focused, collaborative, and committed to our graduates’ success as future health care professionals.  If your career goals include imparting your clinical expertise and advancing the pharmacy technician profession, consider this exciting full-time opportunity.


    NorQuest College is committed to faculty development opportunities to assist you in transitioning from practice to your teaching career.


    This casual position is focused on regular instruction and co-instruction of practical lab and theory courses in a community pharmacy setting from January – June 2019.  






    • Facilitate student learning in class, laboratory and practicum settings.
    • Assess, monitor and evaluate student performance and progress.
    • Work with students to improve practical skills.
    • Prepare and facilitate laboratory activities.
    • Deliver lab and theory courses and maintain student records.




    • Pharmacist registered with the Alberta College of Pharmacy, with recent community pharmacy practice experience
    • Proficiency with Kroll and Microsoft Office
    • A solid understanding of and appreciation for the pharmacy technician profession.
    • Previous instructional experience in a post-secondary environment and course work in adult education, with evidence of student-centered teaching excellence, is an asset.
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills required.


    SALARY: To Commensurate with education and experience




    CLOSING DATE: Nov 25, 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


    NOTE: Notification of receipt will be sent only to online applicants.


    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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