VanWest College Careers and Employment

What is it like to work at VanWest College?

3.3Work/Life Balance
3.3Salary/Benefits
3.0Job Security/Advancement
2.5Management
3.0Culture
3.0
Overworked but overall a decent school
Written by Instructor (Former Employee) from Vancouver, BC on 12 March 2019
A generally good school in most respects but quite disorganized with the curriculum and teacher communications. A much higher workload than they let on, with a huge amount of unpaid take-home work. Programs overall were good but in-house material was of very poor quality and never vetted by anyone until new teachers come in and notice all the errors. - more... (Even then management resisted making neessary changes) Curriuculum was always in flux and the curric developer never answered emails, phone calls nor ever updated the material once. Support staff were fantastic but overworked and tired all the ti ... - less
ProsModern school, clean, great support staff.
ConsTeachers left to develop courses on their own (unpaid) time; disorganized management structure
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