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Job Number:  35120
ESL Teacher - Job # 170524
Job Posted: Thursday, 18 May 2017
Closing Date: Friday, 30 June 2017
(53 days ago)
Welcome Centre
Region: Calgary area Type: Part time
Location: Calgary Salary: $15

Welcome Centre

ESL Teacher for Adults- Job # 170524 Calgary, AB
• Job Level: Experienced (less than 2 years)
• Number of Positions: 2
• Level of Education: University Student
• Job Type: Seasonal
• Salary: $15
• Years of Experience: Up to 2 Years
• Starting Date: May 29, 2017- August 26, 2017
• Job Status: Part-Time / Full-Time


The Welcome Centre is a non-profit organization that initiates, organizes and launches programs, services and events for newcomers, immigrants and refugees in order to ease their settlement and blending in with the Canadian Society.


About the role

Under the direct supervision of the Welcome Centre Manager, the ESL Instructor will teach various English as a Second Language classes to newly arrived immigrants and refugees who are enrolled in the following levels: Conversational Level, Level 1, Level 2, and Level 3


As an ESL Teacher, you will:


- Plan, organize and prepare classes, including developing detailed lesson plans
- Develop learning materials that support the learning objectives and planned activities
- Instruct ESL classes to groups of up to 25 students using a variety of active and engaging teaching strategies/learning activities and student assessment methods
- Manage the classrooms effectively including maintaining good student discipline and supporting the discipline standards and rules of the School
- Demonstrate flexibility as teaching conditions may change over time

You may be required to work extended hours, evenings and weekends.


Basic requirements of the position


- Must be a student at a recognized post-secondary institution


- At least 1 year experience with speaking and presenting
- Must be enrolled in an Arts program
- Demonstrated a solid foundational understanding of the English language
- TEFL/TESOL certification or training is an asset


Skills & Competencies

- Proficient in the Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)
- Excellent customer service skills
- Solid understanding of grammar and spelling
- Communicate clearly and concisely, both written and orally
- Demonstrated ability and flexibility to manage time and priorities effectively
- Ability to apply initiative and creativity when approaching challenges
- Strong communication, interpersonal and problem solving skills
- High attention to detail and commitment to quality


Language Requirements
Fluency in English is required
Fluency in Arabic is preferred but not required.


How To Apply:

All interested job seekers are advised to specify in the subject line of their email the job title they are applying to and are encouraged to send a copy of their cover letter and resume in a word document or pdf format to

We thank all applicants for their interest; only those selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls please!


We value diversity in our workforce and encourage candidates to self-identify as members of the following designated groups: women, visible minorities, Aboriginal peoples and persons with disabilities.


We are committed to providing a workplace that is inclusive and accessible to all. Should you require any accommodation during the recruitment process, please do not hesitate to contact the manager via email.


How to Apply:
Please mention you saw this posting on WorkInNonProfits.ca.
Contact Details:
Hiba Rustom
Welcome Centre
2612- 37th Ave NE
Calgary, AB, T1Y 5L2

Tel: 403-291-0222
www:   www.wccalgary.ca

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