Job Posting 65420

Lifeskills Literacy Instructor
Canadian Hearing Services
Toronto Metro area, Toronto
closes in 40 days (Tue, 1 Dec)
full time

Lifeskills Literacy Instructor | Toronto | COMPETITION # 2020-044


Canadian Hearing Services (CHS) has an opening for a Lifeskills Literacy Instructor, based in Toronto. Reporting to the Manager, Training Services, the Lifeskills Literacy Instructor will provide literacy and essential life skills instruction to Deaf adults. This will include teaching classes on the communication, numeracy, and digital skills needed to secure and maintain employment, further education, participate in training opportunities, and increase personal independence.   


This is a permanent, full-time position, working Monday to Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. 


The ideal candidate should have a Bachelor’s degree in Adult Education or equivalent certification, as well as 2-3 years’ related work experience including developing and adapting lesson plans and related materials, combined with utilizing various teaching styles, to match and fulfill student needs. You are proficient in American Sign Language (ASL) and possess a strong understanding of Deaf culture. You will also be someone with a sense of urgency who can handle pressure and has the ability to manage a varied work load with competing priorities and deadlines.

CHS is the industry-leading provider of services and products that enable Deaf and hard of hearing Canadians to overcome barriers. We are the largest and only Accredited organization of its kind in North America. Building on its 80-year history and following a remarkable and ambitious turnaround, CHS is a modern, progressive and professional organization well-positioned for growth both nationally and internationally.


Interested in finding out more? Click on the link below for the full job description.


CLOSING DATE:  Internal – October 16, 2020 - External - Until Filled


In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA), CHS will provide accommodation, accessible formats and communication supports for the interview upon request.


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Subject Line: Competition #2020-044


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