Job Posting 64794

Language Instructor (Mat Leave Coverage)
Vancouver & Lower Mainland, Surrey, BC
closed 4 days ago (Mon, 21 Sep)
part time - term / contract  •  $30.00/hour - $31.52/hour

Title:  Language Instructor

Program: Immigrant Settlement & Integration Program

Nature: Temporary part-time (maternity leave coverage)

Number of Positions: 1

Duration: November 10, 2020 to November 9, 2021

Salary: $30.00/hour - $31.52

Location: Surrey Region


Classes Available:

  • LINC 5 EVE: 6:30-9:00pm; Tuesday to Thursday (7.5 hours/week + 15 minutes preparation time per one hour of class time, for a total of 9.38 hours/week)

NOTE: Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, this class will be 100% online.


Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Prepares and delivers CLB-aligned and student-centred lesson plans according to the students’ needs and according to the S.U.C.C.E.S.S.S. curriculum
  • Teaches in an engaging and effective manner, respectful of student diversity and needs
  • Maintains accurate records, including attendance sheets and submits reports promptly to ensure students’ progress effectively
  • Assesses students using CLB indicators and Portfolio Based Language Assessment (PBLA)
  • Plans for appropriate filed trips and guest speakers
  • Creates a welcoming and inclusive classroom environment


Qualifications and Experience:

  • A TESL Canada recognized TESL/TESOL certificate or diploma if the undergraduate degree is not in TESL/TESOL
  • At least 2 years’ experience teaching adult ESL, particularly community-based settlement ESL
  • Experience teaching ESL adult students using student-centred and task-based approaches
  • Experience working in a multicultural and diverse environment
  • Knowledge of CLB-based language instruction
  • Knowledge of Portfolio Based Language Assessment (PBLA)


Job Skills and Abilities:

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Excellent attention to detail with
  • Ability to work independently and as a part of a team
  • Proficient computer skills in Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Proficient use of online teaching and communication platforms, such as Moodle and Zoom
  • Proficient use of interactive white boards


Other Requirements:

  • Clear Criminal Record Check


Additional Information:

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