Paralegal Instructor

Eastern College Inc., Halifax campus, is actively seeking a licensed Paralegal or Lawyer interested in joining the campus team to teach within our Paralegal program.

Primary Responsibilities:

The primary responsibility of this position is to provide quality delivery of assigned courses within the Paralegal program, utilizing a variety of instruction strategies, techniques and delivery methods to meet the individual learning styles of the students, in a safe and civil learning environment. Instructors are responsible for teaching assigned courses in accordance with course competencies, taking daily attendance, and as required, grading class tests, assignments and exams.

Qualifications:

The successful candidate must be a licensed Paralegal or Lawyer in good standing with the Nova Scotia’s Barristers’ Society with 3-5 years of related practical experience. Ideally you will have experience with matters in corporate law, small claims court, civil litigation, contract law and/or employment law. Proficiency in a variety of legal software programs is essential including PC Law. Prior teaching experience is preferred. Your professionalism combined with intermediate MS Office skills, superior communication and organizational skills will be essential to success in this role.

Hours of Work:

This is a part-time opportunity. Hours of work will be Monday to Friday, 8pm – 12pm.

Start Date:

The scheduled start for this opportunity is immediate.

About Eastern College:

Eastern College and its subsidiaries are committed to building an intentionally inclusive environment that engages, supports, and empowers diversity and belonging in the workplace and communities served and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We welcome applications from candidates regardless of race, colour, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, age, or veteran status.

Eastern College Inc. is a leader in the Private Career College industry in Atlantic Canada. Established in 1983 we have delivered training in a modular approach to students to enable them to fast-track to job readiness.

Accommodations are available for applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment process.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Link to Job Posting: https://trios.hiringplatform.ca/processes/46923-paralegal-instructor-halifax?locale=en

Job Deadline/Expiry Date: 02/06/2022