LINC Instructor

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Greater Toronto Area
Application Deadline: 
Thursday, April 15, 2021 - 5:30pm
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LINC Instructor
Part-Time, 12 hours/wk

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 (12 hrs. /week, evenings) LINC Instructor, to teach LINC evening classes 4 days/week at our Peel location.


• Teach an English language class following the LINC Curriculum Guidelines and Canadian Language Benchmarks
• Design PBLA based module, lesson plans and assessment tasks for on-going evaluation of learners’ progress based on the CLB & PBLA Guidelines.
• Combine classroom teaching with computer lab instruction using educational software
• Design and deliver short and long-term lesson plans consistent with accepted teaching methods and the needs and level of the class.
• Incorporate a variety of learning materials into lesson plans to meet different learning styles
• In consultation with LINC Manager, plan events and activities that complement the curriculum
• Orient students to portfolios as a learning and assessment tool
• Work with individual students to determine their learning goals and provide regular feedback on their progress
• Prepare and administer tests to evaluate student progress
• Ensure an anti-bias classroom atmosphere where participants are welcomed and are actively participating
• Participate in professional development sessions and incorporate the material to enhance teaching
• Ensure students understand relevant CCS and program policies; ensure policies are implemented and followed
• Collaborate with other CCS staff to ensure LINC students have access to all CCS programs, as needed
• Maintain an accurate record of student attendance, achievement, and outcomes
• Submit daily lesson plans in timely manner to LINC Manager
• Ensure the confidentiality of student and agency files and documentation (electronic and hard copy) in accordance with all required policies
• Ensure responsible use and care of CCS equipment and resources
• Complete monthly reports including narrative and statistical information as required


• TESL Certificate from a recognized institution and ongoing membership with TESL Ontario
• Previous successful experience (minimum 2 years) teaching ESL or LINC at various levels
• Knowledge and experience of PBLA is preferred
• 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 Canadian Language Benchmarks and ability to benchmark students’ progress
• 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

Location: Brampton
Hours: 3 hrs. /day (evenings), Monday - Thursday
Hourly Wage: $39.41 per hour plus 4% vacation pay

How to apply: 

no later than 5pm on Thursday April 15, 2021 to: