Department / Faculty: Education
Course Name: Programming for Students with Learning Differences II
Course Code: GCRD 6333 01
Academic Term: Summer Session I
Class Timetable: S 04:30 PM - 08:30 PM
Course Unit Value: 0.5
Start Date: 4/17/2013
End Date: 6/5/2013
Qualifications: A PhD in Education is preferred. A MAEd or MEd will be considered with at least five years’ of recent and relevant experience in schools, particularly in the area of inclusion, differentiation of instruction, exceptionality and individualized programming. Teaching undergraduate and/or graduate education would be an advantage. Candidates will possess a practical understanding of programming for students with learning differences as it pertains to all levels of education (primary and elementary through secondary), inclusive practices, differentiated instruction, the administration of education, and have a knowledge of the educational system in the local context with a particular emphasis on current policies and evidenced based best practices to support learners with diverse needs and exceptionalities
Duties: Preparation, teaching, student consultation, grading and marking, distribution of student evaluation questionnaires, involvement in student appeals, and other duties appropriate to the appointment. All distance (DLCE) courses require completion of current technology orientation from DLCE.
Additional Duties:
Remuneration: Remuneration is in accordance with the Collective Agreement between Mount Saint Vincent University and CUPE 3912

The following is the current stipend schedule contained in the Collective Agreement, including 6% vacation pay. Stipends listed correspond to a full unit (1.0) course. Contract stipends will be prorated according to the course unit value.



September 1, 2012

September 1, 2013

September 1, 2014

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This position is subject to budgetary approval and is dependent on adequate enrolment in the course. The precise course section number posted here may be subject to adjustment.
How to apply: Send your letter of application accompanied by current curriculum vitae (CV) and the names of three references to the contact name and address provided below.

Dr. Allan Neilsen, Faculty of Education
Mount Saint Vincent University,
166 Bedford Highway,
Halifax, Nova Scotia, B3M 2J6.
DIRECTIONS TO APPLICANTS: Please merge all application components into one (1) PDF document and send via email to the address indicated in the posting. Your PDF document name should include: Applicant name, month and year, e.g., SMITH.JANE.FEB.2013.PDF
Application deadline: 2/22/2013
Mount Saint Vincent University is committed to the principles of employment equity and encourages applications from all qualified candidates including women, aboriginal persons, visible minorities and persons with disabilities. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply. Priority will be given to Canadians and permanent residents. Qualified applicants with precedence under the Collective Agreement with CUPE 3912 will be considered first for appointment.