Instructor (Hospitality and Tourism Management) - TSoM

Academics Toronto, Ontario


Description

Position at Toronto School of Management

Program: Diploma in Hospitality and Tourism

Shift Type: Courses can be scheduled to start between 9:00 AM and 5:00 PM

Job Type: Contract, Part-Time

About Us:

Toronto School of Management (TSoM) is an innovative college offering a broad range of career-focused programs in Business, Hospitality and Tourism, Big Data, Cybersecurity, and Accounting. We provide relevant programs which ensure our students meet the demands of today’s ever-changing job market.

TSoM is currently seeking an experienced professional Instructor to teach in our Hospitality and Tourism Programs.

Responsibilities and duties include but not limited:

  • Create an exhilarating learning environment to students the Hospitality and Tourism program.
  • Develop and deliver an effective learning environment using available resources, incorporating various teaching/learning methods to meet the course objectives.
  • Manage lesson planning, assignments, class, and overall course assessment of the students’ work while ensuring students’ awareness of course objectives and TSoM’s expectations.
  • Guide class discussions while encouraging debate and feedback by students.
  • Challenging ideas, encouraging students to develop skills and knowledge in critical and rational thinking.
  • Engage students by tutoring and academic counselling while providing constructive feedback and encouragement when needed.
  • Provide academic support to students inside and outside of the classroom (regularly scheduled office hours, email, group study sessions, etc.).
  • Attend and participate in department and faculty meetings relevant to faculty responsibilities.
  • Conduct further research into their specific field of knowledge.

Education and Experience

  • A Master’s degree from a recognized University in a relevant discipline.
  • An equivalent combination of education and experience is an asset.
  • Minimum 4 years of teaching experience in the post-secondary environment or equivalent work experience in related field or combination of both.
  • Previous teaching experience at a college or a university level is required.
  • Online teaching experience is an asset.

Knowledge and Skills

  • Previous curriculum and program development experience is considered an asset.
  • Proven experience supervising students, providing support and feedback in constructive and meaningful manners is highly desirable.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Ability to communicate complex information to students both orally and written in an understandable manner.
  • Demonstrate a commitment to diversity and equality when interacting with students and colleagues.
  • Capable of working independently as well as being part of a team.
  • Being able to work under pressure/fast-paced environment and deliver on scheduled deadlines.