Job Title Addictions and Mental Health Instructor
Department Faculty
Location Barrie, Ontario
Reports to Kelly Herbst
Supervises No supervisory duties

Job Summary

The Addictions and Mental Health instructor will be responsible for preparing teaching materials and to deliver lectures on theory, techniques, and terminology. Instructors will also be responsible to mark and grade the work of the students and to assist with individualized tutoring or remedial instruction.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Teach students using a systematic plan that consists of lectures, demonstrations, discussion groups, interactive activities, independent and group projects
  • Develop curriculum and prepare teaching materials and outlines for courses
  • Prepare, administer and mark tests and papers to evaluate students’ progress
  • Provide individualized tutorial or remedial instruction to students who require it
  • Supervise independent or group projects and hands-on training
  • May serve on committees concerned with matters such as budgets, curriculum revision
  • Assist with customer service at the front desk when required
  • Stay informed about changes and innovations in your field
  • Maintain student files
  • Provide timely feedback to students regarding academic progress




The successful candidate must have a diploma or degree in a related discipline.


The successful candidate must have a minimum of Two years experience working within a related position in the field of mental health or addiction.


  1. Familiar with Private Career Colleges
  2. Private Career Colleges Act
  3. Accessibility of Ontarians Disability Act – Customer Service Standard


  1. Microsoft Office Suit
  2. Google Chrome
  3. Google Mail and Calendar
  4. Skype


  1. Work with competing priorities and deadlines
  2. Communicate with internal staff
  3. Deliver lectures
  4. Demonstrate esthetic skills

Working Conditions

  1. Position location: Barrie, Ontario – Travel may be required to other campus locations
  2. Work environment: Office environment
  3. Hours of work: Varies depending on which class;
  4. Schedule of work: 8:00 am – 1:00 pm, 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm, possibly evenings 5:00PM – 10:00 PM.

Major Competencies

List of competencies that are required to be successful in the position. This list will drive the behavioural interview.

  • Attention to Detail
  • Communication Skills
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Delegating
  • Diversity and Inclusion
  • Teamwork


The successful candidate can expect a starting wage between $23.00 and $25.00 per hour.


Please submit your cover letter and resume to [email protected] and identify the position and location that you are applying for in the subject line.

CTS Canadian Career College and Modern College of Hairstyling and Esthetics is an equal opportunity employer.