Employment - Public Health Instructor

Public Health Instructor

Cape Breton University

Full-Time Temporary


The Department of Health Science in the School of Education and Health at CBU invites applications for a full-time limited term position (1-year) at the rank of Instructor. This position will commence August 1, 2023 (or as soon as possible thereafter).

The successful candidate will teach courses in the Bachelor of Health Sciences (Public Health) program. Courses may include occupational health and safety legislation, occupational hygiene, municipal services, food hygiene, food quality, integrated pest management, public health inspection, waste management, communicable disease control, emergency preparedness, health promotion, public health administration, public health ethics, health risk assessment, or any other courses deemed appropriate.

This program is one of six approved educational programs in Canada accredited by the Board of Certification of the Canadian Institute of Public Health Inspectors (CIPHI). CBU has established excellent working and research relationships which provides an opportunity for collaboration with colleagues, community, agencies, and industry on research/development/remediation projects.

Required Qualifications:

Candidates should have a relevant Graduate Degree or Undergraduate Degree with professional designation. Related experience in industry and/ or teaching in a postsecondary environment.

Preferred Qualifications:

Candidates with teaching experience at the post-secondary level are strongly encouraged to apply.
Candidates with a certification such as CPHI, RM, CIHROHROHT or CRSP are preferred.
How To Apply

Cape Breton University will be accepting applications for this opportunity via their Human Resource Information System (HRIS), or other external site. Please follow the link and the instructions below carefully. Failure to do so may result in disqualification.

Apply here

Intended Audience

This employment opportunity is open for: Canadian, Permanent Residents, and Temporary Residents who are able to work for any employer in Canada (Study Permit and Open work permit holders).

Only applicants who are authorized to work in Canada will be considered.

Location Information
Cape Breton Regional Municipality
Nova Scotia
Opportunity Information
Cape Breton University
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Posted on
May 26th 2023
June 18th 2023