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Instructor, Occupational Health, Safety & Environment
College of the North Atlantic - Qatar

Date Posted Oct. 15, 2019
Title Instructor, Occupational Health, Safety & Environment
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
  • Environmental/Occupational Health

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, Paramedicine, Environmental and Occupational Health and Safety, the instructor will be responsible for the development, delivery and evaluation of a broad range of courses within the Occupational Health, Safety, and Environment program and other CNA-Q programs. 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 Bachelor Degree in Occupational Health, Safety, and Environment (OHSE) is required. A Masters Degree in a related field would be an asset. Candidates must have a minimum of five years recent relevant work experience in any or all aspects of health, safety and environment as listed below:
 Occuaptional Hygiene and industry standards/practices.
 Health and safety principles and practices to achieve optimum control over hazards detrimental to people, equipment, material and the environment.
 Principles of loss control, accident prevention, and environmental protection.
 Hazardous materials management.
 Health and well-being at the workplace.
 Fire safety and risk assessment.
 Ergonomic assessments.
 International laws, regulations and standards.
 Process safety.

A professional designation from an internationally recognized OHSE certification organization is required. A certificate, diploma or degree in Education (Secondary/Post-Secondary), and teaching experience, preferably at a post-secondary level, would be a definite asset; expertise in curriculum development is desirable. Knowledge and understanding of a variety of delivery and student success strategies is desired. Candidates should 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. Other combinations of education and experience may be considered.

Your move
If you are an energetic and enthusiastic individual with excellent English language skills and 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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