JOB TITLE: University and Entrance Preparation Program (UCEPP) Instructor

DEADLINE: November 29, 2023

POSTED: November 17, 2023 

START DATE: Posted until a suitable candidate is hired

Position: University and Entrance Preparation Program (UCEPP) Instructor

Position Summary:

Provision of UCEPP Instruction to students enrolled at Yellowhead Tribal College (YTC)

Reporting relationship:

This position reports directly to the UCEPP/Academic Upgrading Principal/Department Head

Summary of Duties


Submit course outline to the Department Head

Maintain daily attendance records for submission into the Orbund Database.

Receive training on the Orbund student database and enter weekly student attendance and marks

Submit periodic progress reports as requested by the Principal.

Maintain our hybrid course delivery model, which includes providing both in class instruction and outline instruction through Google Meets

Grade course assignments for calculation and submission of midterm and final grades.

Instruct curriculum completely and thoroughly in accordance with YTC and Alberta Education standards and policies.

Establish weekly office hours for students seeking extra assistance.

Distance Education material to be developed by instructor contracted to teach YTC courses

Follow health protocols set forth by Yellowhead Tribal College.

Course Delivery

Monitor students’ progress:

1)        Mark clearly, including corrective comments

2)        Return assignments & attendance promptly

3)        Submit all final marks within 12 days of course-end date.


Five course block: 80 hours biweekly

English 20, English 90

Hours of work:

Instruction: 72 hours biweekly

Office hours: 8 hours biweekly

Professional Behaviour:


Conform to the highest standard of professional ethics displaying a professional attitude at all times.

Treat students and staff with courtesy and respect.

Be aware and respectful of YTC First Nations cultures and values.



Valid Teaching Certificate


Salary will be determined according to qualifications and experience


Please forward a cover letter and current resume to: Joy Sandy



MAIL TO: Joy Sandy, Human Resource Officer
Yellowhead Tribal Council 
201, 17633-114 Avenue 
Edmonton, AB   T5S 2R9

FAX: (587) 524-0181This employment competition closing date November 29, 2023, only those candidates who fit criteria will be contacted.

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