LINC Instructor

Job city: 
Mississauga
Job region: 
Greater Toronto Area
Application Deadline: 
Friday, December 11, 2020 - 5:00pm
Job terms: 
Part-time

Summary:

Catholic Crosscultural Services - CCS is a settlement agency providing a wide range of services to immigrants and refugees regardless of race, religion or status. CCS is seeking a Part Time LINC Instructor to teach evening classes to newcomer learners.

Responsibilities:

  • Teach a daily class in compliance with Canadian Language Benchmarks
  • Design and provide professional, appropriate and motivational short and long-term lesson plans consistent with accepted teaching methods and the needs and level of the class
  • Create lesson plans that are outcome based and have identified measurement processes
  • Maintain clear and accurate records of students’ achievements and outcomes
  • Incorporate a variety of learning materials into lesson plans to meet different learning styles
  • Orient students to portfolios as a learning and assessment tool (PBLA)
  • Develop and maintain an anti-bias classroom atmosphere where participants feel welcome and interested in learning
  • Combine classroom teaching with computer instruction; apply ESL educational software
  • Ensure ongoing attendance and active participation of learners each day
  • Collaborate with other CCS staff to ensure LINC participants have access to the full suite of available settlement services
  • Complete administrative duties such as client registration and orientation, attendance records, monthly reports and statistical information as required
  • Perform other related duties as assigned

Qualifications:

  • TESL Certificate from a recognized institution and ongoing membership with TESL Ontario
  • Previous successful experience (minimum 3 years) teaching ESL or LINC at various levels
  • Excellent lesson planning skills
  • Demonstrated experience working with adults of diverse cultural backgrounds
  • Computer skills with knowledge of ESL educational software, MS Word and Internet
  • Good knowledge of PBLA, Canadian Language Benchmarks and ability to benchmark students’ progress
  • Knowledge of another language would be an asset
  • Ability to work independently with solid time management and organizational skills
  • Punctual, reliable, disciplined
  • All offers of employment are contingent upon receipt of a clear criminal reference check

(Part-Time / Permanent, 15 hours/week)

Class Level: CLB 5-7
Hourly Wage: $38.64 per hour plus 4% vacation pay
Working Schedule: Monday - Thursday
Location: 4557 Hurontario St. Mississauga, ON L4ZA 3B2

How to apply:

Please submit cover letter and resume quoting file # P165 no later than Friday December 11th to:

Email: resume@ccscan.ca

Catholic Crosscultural Services is an equal opportunity employer. CCS welcome applications from all qualified candidates. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls, please.

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