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Instructor, Medical Office Assistant and Unit Clerk

Instructor, Medical Office Assistant and Unit Clerk

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Casual Hourly
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SAIT Academic Faculty Association
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School of Health & Public Safety
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Instructor, Medical Office Assistant and Unit Clerk

School of Health and Public Safety



At the Southern Alberta Institute of Technology (SAIT), we are the shapers. The makers. The originals, driven by a passion for excellence and impact. We offer action-based learning, solution-focused research and enterprising collaborations with partners from around the world. We are a global leader in applied education, an Alberta Top Employer and a destination workplace for people empowered to make a difference in the lives of students. Now is an exciting time to join this one-of-a-kind place…SAIT.


The School of Health and Public Safety at SAIT prepares students for the work demands of the healthcare sector across Alberta, Canada and abroad. We offer specialized training in diagnostic and therapeutic technologies, professional assistant programs, information management and training for wellness professionals. Our instructors and staff are a dynamic and motivated team of professionals committed to the success of our students and the promise of an industry-ready education.


We are currently looking for an energetic, resourceful individual with great organizational skills who is interested in a rewarding career in education. You will provide instruction in extensive database management, EMR functions and other related administrative health care courses. You will ideally have at least 3 years’ experience working in the area of database management, EMR applications and computer applications. If you have outstanding job skills and are enthusiastic about the training of Medical Office Assistant and Unit Clerk students, apply today and help prepare the next generation!


Note: This is a temporary, 20 hour/week casual position starting in December 2017.




  • Provide a high quality of education for students
  • Evaluate student progress through examination and assignments.
  • Prepare and deliver lectures and practical demonstrations to students enrolled in the program
  • Facilitate student achievement through mentorship
  • Update course outlines and outcomes for theory and practical classes
  • Contribute in a positive way to maintain a "team environment" and contribute to team engagement
  • Promote professionalism and coach students
  • Provide feedback for continuous program involvement
  • Participate in program and department meetings
  • Arrange practicum and support students while on practicum




  • Related post-secondary education and a background working in a health care setting.
  • Minimum of 3 years of recent experience
  • Experience working within a hospital or acute clinic setting is an asset.
  • Previous teaching experience is preferred as a Health Information Management Diploma
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to thrive in a team environment.
  • Advanced computer skills in MS Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint and Electronic Medical Record; use of the internet and communication software is required.
  • Applicants must have a flexible schedule to accommodate the students’ timetable
  • Valid driver’s license


The successful candidate will be required to provide a Criminal Record Check with Vulnerable Sector Check and record of immunizations.


To Apply:

Please continue with the online application process through the SAIT careers website or Online applications are strongly preferred.


Closing Date & Time: Open until suitable candidate is found


If you have any questions about the role please contact Please do not apply to this email address; all applications should be made through our online system.



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