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Instructor, Health Education: Diabetes
College of the North Atlantic – Qatar

Date Posted Oct. 15, 2019
Title Instructor, Health Education: Diabetes
University College of the North Atlantic – Qatar
Doha , Qatar
Department College of the North Atlantic
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Lecturer/Instructor
  • Health Education & Promotion
    Nutrition and Dietetics

College of the North Atlantic – Qatar
The professional and personal experience of a lifetime!

Your dream
The beautiful and culturally progressive State of Qatar is home to the world-class post-secondary institution, College of the North Atlantic – Qatar (CNA-Q). Internationally recognized as a comprehensive technical college, CNA-Q is committed to high quality, student-centered education. This commitment is reflected through state-of-the-art facilities, accessible and responsive technology programs and strong partnerships with industry.

With more than 600 staff and 3,000 students, CNA-Q is one of Qatar’s largest post-secondary institutions offering over 26 diploma programs through student-centered learning. By providing training in a range of technical areas including Engineering Technology, Health Sciences, Industrial Trades, Business Studies and Information Technology, CNA-Q brings the State closer to the goals of Qatar National Vision 2030.

Your commitment
Reporting to the Department Chair, Diabetes Education, Pharmacy Technician & Allied Health Professional Development, the Instructor, Health Education: Diabetes will plan, develop, and deliver instruction within the Diabetes Education program. S/he will evaluate student progress and manage the resources of the learning environment. The instructor will liaise with industry and other educational institutions; participate in industry advisory committees and coordinate, manage and control projects within the specified program area. Instructors will keep course portfolio documents required for accreditation processes and engage in instructional development/improvement plans. All employees are expected to contribute to professional and community life within the College and beyond.

Your qualifications
A Certified Diabetes Educator (or equivalent) with a master’s degree (bachelor’s degree may be considered) in a healthcare profession, plus recent, relevant experience as a diabetes education practitioner/professional is required. Professional licensure and current registration with a recognized regulatory body as a health professional is required. A certificate, diploma or degree in education and/or teaching experience, preferably at a post-secondary level, would be definite assets; expertise in curriculum development is desirable. Knowledge and understanding of a variety of delivery and student success strategies is required. Candidates must also have knowledge of current teaching and learning methodologies and an ability to meet the needs of a diverse student population. Strong computer skills and knowledge of the appropriate use and integration of technology in the teaching and learning process are also required. Candidates must demonstrate exemplary communication and interpersonal skills and expert fluency in English. Effective problem-solving skills, an ability to work in a team and learner centered environment, and the ability to develop effective working relationships across all levels of the organization are also required. Intercultural competence including intercultural sensitivity and adaptability, and the ability to conduct oneself appropriately and effectively in another culture, are essential. Knowledge of the CNA system and its programs is a definite asset.

Your move
If you are ready for a professional and personal adventure in the Middle East, we’d like to hear from you. See our website to apply.

Successful candidates must provide a recent Certificate of Conduct as well as original transcripts sent directly to our office from the institution(s).

NOTE: Employment is contingent upon successful completion of the State of Qatar visa process.

For more information on working and living in Qatar, please visit our website at

College of the North Atlantic, Qatar Project
P. O. Box 1693 St. John’s, NL A1C 5P7 Tel: (709) 758.7347
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