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Part-Time Academic- PHYT 6118 Integrated Practice I - Winter/Summer 2024

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Position Title Part-Time Academic- PHYT 6118 Integrated Practice I - Winter/Summer 2024
Posting Number PTAP2335P
Department/Unit Physiotherapy
Location Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Job Summary & Key Responsibilities
Laboratory Demonstrator/Instructor (multiple positions available)

WORK ASSIGNMENT: PHYT 6118.8 – Integrated Practice I (April 15 to June 14, 2024 inclusive of Exam Period)

DESCRIPTION OF WORK: Numerous instructors will be required to assist the course leader by teaching practical skills and techniques in the laboratory. Labs will run Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays within 12:30-5:30pm, including pre- and post-lab instructor meetings, usually with 2 hours of student content per lab. Instructors will be assigned to specific lab days and times based on availability and content expertise.

Description of the duties:

o Attendance at Lab orientation session (1 hr prior to April 15, date TBD).
o Preparation in advance for each lab and to be knowledgeable about the content provided in the lab handout.
o During labs, review and teach practical skills as outlined in the lab handout; provide feedback and formative assessment of progress toward learning outcomes.
o Promote a professional environment for safe and effective student learning.
o The instructor will serve as an examiner for assessment of practical skills, in designated labs during the term, and at the final practical skills assessment held at the end of the course.

Qualifications/Requirements of Position
Candidates must be licensed Physiotherapists. A Master’s degree and /or advanced continuing education courses preferred along with strong clinical expertise. Expertise in promoting inclusion, equity and accessibility in post-secondary education and/or health care settings is preferred.
Salary Range/Pay Rate In accordance with CUPE agreement
Additional Information
All offers of employment as a Part-Time Academic are conditional upon sufficient student enrollment in the course and approval by the University.

Dalhousie’s vaccine mandate has been suspended at this time, and employees no longer need to provide proof of full vaccination. However, health and safety risks to our community will continue to be monitored and a vaccine mandate may be reinstated if necessary.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Dalhousie University commits to achieving inclusive excellence through continually championing equity, diversity, inclusion, and accessibility. The university encourages applications from Indigenous persons (especially Mi’kmaq), persons of Black/African descent (especially African Nova Scotians), and members of other racialized groups, persons with disabilities, women, and persons identifying as members of 2SLGBTQ+ communities, and all candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community. For more information, please
Posting Detail Information

Term of appointment April to June 2024
Open Date
Close Date 02/27/2024
Open Until Filled
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Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Résumé / Curriculum Vitae (CV)
Optional Documents