The Business Management program area of Continuing Studies invites applications for a teaching position in the following subject area:

Salesperson / Adjuster Level 1 License- General Insurance Essentials Course (GIE)

Instructor, General Insurance Essentials

Temporary, Part-Time

Subject Area: Business

Duration: Term by Term

Reporting to: Program Coordinator

Description of Position:

Instructors are responsible for preparing materials that fulfill the course learning outcomes, planning lessons, developing assignments and exams that reflect the integrated nature of the course syllabus. Focus of the course are as follows: The insurance business, insurance intermediaries, basic documents, insurance practices, and automobile insurance. In addition, the course covers at an introductory level: law and insurance, insurance contracts, insurance organizations, fire insurance, homeowners’ policies, personal lines policies, liability insurance, commercial insurance coverage, reinsurance, risk management, and loss prevention

For detailed information on the course, please visit the Langara College Continuing Studies website; look at the course BSAD 1202 Insurance under Business heading.

Course is scheduled on Tuesday from 6.30 pm to 9.30 pm, for 12 continuous weeks, beginning on January 28 to April 21, 2020. Therefore, instructors must be available during these hours. The position is temporary position for the spring 2020 term with the possibility of extension. Instructional hours: 36

Qualifications for this position: 

  • Chartered Insurance Professional (CIP) with the Insurance Institute of Canada
  • 5 years of professional experience directly related to the insurance business
  • Have the knowledge of insurance practices
  • At least two years teaching experience in similar course or related subject in a post-secondary institution preferably
  • Experience in developing course materials
  • Proven knowledge of BC insurance practices and local Labour market information

Length of Appointment: 

Term by term

Application Information:  Please submit resume and cover letter to Yasmin Virji at yvirji@langara.ca 

Closing Date: December 16, 2019

Competition No:  CS22-19

We thank you for your interest and advise that only those shortlisted will be contacted. Langara is committed to enhancing our diverse workforce.

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