Lethbridge College is a dynamic, innovative and progressive post-secondary institution with a vision clearly focused on becoming a college of distinction, providing our learners and those we serve with world-class education, cultural richness and innovative solutions to world issues. The College has played an integral role in southern Alberta since 1957, and while proud of its heritage, the College is equally excited to achieve its vision of leading and transforming education in Alberta through the strategies of academic transformation, collaborative partnerships, resource innovation and people development.
The Centre for Business, Trades and Apprenticeship serves to prepare students for meaningful, challenging and rewarding careers that make a difference and improve the lives of students and communities every day. The Centre is comprised of Ancillary Services (Food and Beverage), Business Programs, Construction Trades, Culinary Arts, Renewable Energy and the Crooks School of Transportation and offers students flexible pathways in certificate and diploma programs.
As a senior academic administrator reporting to the Vice President Academic, the Dean will champion academic innovation, teaching and learning and applied research within the Centre and ensure high quality learning experiences and operational effectiveness. The Dean is a member of the Dean’s Council (DC), and the College Leadership Council (CLC) and provides strong administrative direction and leadership.
The successful candidate will have a strong commitment to the field of postsecondary education and the status and authority required to contribute to the overall leadership of Lethbridge College. Highly developed communication skills and experience building effective and successful relationships with a diverse array of constituents are necessary. An advanced degree in a related discipline and a trades certification are preferred, an understanding of and appreciation for the diversity of programming within the Centre is essential.
Lethbridge College is an equal opportunity employer, committed to the principle of equity in employment. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority consideration.
To explore this exciting opportunity further, please contact Cameron Geldart at (604) 926-0005 or forward your CV, a letter of introduction and the names of three referees, in strictest confidence, to firstname.lastname@example.org.