International Youth Leadership Program
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Closing date: 
Monday, August 31, 2015 - 17:00
Employment status: 
Full or part time: 
On call
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Job description: 

Royal Roads University is seeking applications for an Instructor, for our International Youth Leadership Program. The successful candidate for this short term contract will play a key role in the implementation and delivery of an International Youth Leadership program. The program will be both classroom and activity based, however, the successful candidate will be responsible for the successful implementation of the classroom components only. Coursework will include Leadership methodologies and theory as well as effective cross-cultural communication strategies. This coursework will be specifically designed for training a group of Undergraduate students from China.


To be well suited to the role you will possess the following qualifications and competencies:

  • Minimum of a Masters degree in a related field
  • Experience teaching students from either North East or South East Asia (specifically China).
  • Demonstrated experience in working with international undergraduate students
  • Strong understanding of Leadership Methodology including promotion of leadership growth, and a deep understanding of impact in both a local and global context
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills and a strong customer service orientation
  • Experience teaching English as a second language students an asset
Application submission information: 

Please forward your cover letter and resume (preferably in electronic format) to:

Competition #15-101
Royal Roads University
2005 Sooke Road
Victoria, BC   V9B 5Y2
Fax:  (250) 391-2587 Tel:  (250) 391-2600 ext 4794

The competition will begin on August 24, 2015 and will close on August 31, 2015.

While Royal Roads University values all applications we receive, only those candidates short-listed for further consideration will be contacted. RRU is an equal opportunity employer, committed to the principle of equity in employment.  All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority consideration.

Please note that two of our heritage buildings, including Hatley Castle, have some areas that are not easily accessible to persons who use wheelchairs.  Please call 391-2511 for information and assistance if you are dropping off your application in person.
If you are sending your application via e-mail, please ensure that your electronic file is saved in MS Word or Adobe format.