Career Opportunities at New Horizons Learning Group

Technical Instructor - Project Management

    • Job Tracking ID: 512245-687749
    • Job Location: Reno, NV
    • Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)
    • Level of Education: BA/BS
    • Job Type: Part-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: February 05, 2020
    • Years of Experience: Any
    • Starting Date: ASAP
    • Salary Information: Salary BOE and Certifications
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Job Description:

The Technical Instructor is to provide Project Management training for technical classes to clients; build positive relationships with clients.

Hours: Monday – Thursday, 4pm – 9pm

  1. Provide appropriate, intellectually stimulating instruction in each class by taking into consideration the unique abilities of each student.
  2. Work in cooperation with the Consumer and Business Sales Teams, to ensure desired learning objectives of the client.  This includes not only in a teaching capacity, but also attending sales meeting as a subject matter expert.
  3. Deliver training using differing modalities including self-paced learning, Mentored Learning, HDL, Connected Classroom and traditional ILT (including client-site, blended, and custom classes).
  4. Constantly strive to improve instruction through:
    1. Self-analysis and evaluation scores
    2. Remaining a subject matter expert by continuous technical training opportunities
    3. Participation in Company “hands on” initiatives
  5. Mentor and assist students in mentored learning / one-on-one environment.
  6. Update technical, sales, and business knowledge by participating in educational opportunities offered by Company.
  7. Meets or exceeds established monthly training scores.
  8. Frequent travel to client meetings/presentations and/or within Company locations. May require a few trips per week.
  9. Any other duties as assigned.

Experience and Skills:

  1. Computer literate and able to demonstrate proficiency in software applications required in the performance of job responsibilities.
  2. Must possess excellent leadership abilities; be able to consistently make intelligent decisions under pressure; possess good judgment, initiative and be dependable.
  3. Knowledge of class materials, communication, and dissemination techniques and methods. This includes alternative ways to inform and entertain via written, oral, and visual resources.
  4. Knowledge of human behavior and performance; individual differences in ability, personality, and interests; learning and motivation.
  5. Effective oral, written and interpersonal communication skills are imperative.
  6. Effective class presentation skills are imperative.
  7. Must hold the following certification:  Project Management Professional (PMP)
  8. Desired certifications would include any of the following:
    • Lean Six Sigma Black Belt
    • Scrum Master
    • ITIL Intermediate
    • PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)
    • PMI Professional in Business Analysis (PMI-PBA)
    • PMI Risk Management Professional (PMI-RMP)
    • Certificate of Capability in Business Analysis (CCBA)
    • Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP)

 

Education:  Bachelor’s Degree required.