Temporary Part-Time

Subject Area: Insurance
Position:  Instructor
Reporting to: Program Coordinator
Duration: September to December, 2019, continuing

Description of Position:

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)

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 September 24 to December 17, 2019. Therefore, instructors must be available during these hours. The position is temporary position for the fall 2019 term with the possibility of extension. Instruction hours: 36


  • 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:  These contracts will be temporary for the duration of the course. Courses will run once per term and may be renewed for following terms

Application Information:   Please quote competition CS11-19 and the subject area of interest and submit your cover letter and résumé to the attention of Yasmin Virji, Program Coordinator: yvirji@langara.ca

Closing Date: August 1, 2019

Competition No.: CS11-19

We thank you for your interest and advise that only those short listed will be contacted. We are committed to enhancing our diverse workforce.

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