LINC Instructor (Maternity Leave Contract)

Job region: 
Greater Toronto Area
Application Deadline: 
Wednesday, March 15, 2017 - 5:00pm
Job terms: 
Full-time contract

Summary:

As a member of the NEW language team, the ELP Supply Instructor (for maternity leave period) works in collaboration with team members and participates in curricula development, assessment and evaluation of student needs within a women-centered framework. Staff works within the guidelines, policies and mission of the organization.

Reporting to: ELP Manager

Responsibilities:

  • Teach a class based on request in compliance with CLB Curriculum Guidelines, Canadian Language Benchmarks and PBLA guidelines
  • Provide professional, appropriate and innovative lesson plans consistent with accepted teaching methods and the needs of students
  • Develop and maintain an inclusive & equitable classroom atmosphere where participants are welcome and engaged in learning
  • Plan appropriate activities to complement curriculum activities
  • Ensure and monitor high level of student attendance and active participation
  • Submit lesson plan and attendance information to the Manager
  • Ensure compliance with funder requirements and agency policies and protocols
  • Demonstrated commitment to customer service and a strong team player

Qualifications:

  • TESL Ontario Certification
  • Commitment to working in a feminist agency working from a anti-oppression framework
  • Sound knowledge of Canadian Language Benchmarks
  • Excellent lesson planning, communication and interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrated knowledge and ability working within an anti-oppressive, human rights framework
  • Familiar with program expectations funded by Citizenship and Immigration Canada
  • Computer skills with knowledge of ESL educational software, MS Word and the Internet
  • Ability to work independently with solid time management and organizational skills

Working Hours: upon teaching request
Wage: $34.30 per hour, plus 4% vacation pay

How to apply:

Please respond in writing with job code # ELP SI 1704 to:

E-mail: human_resources@newcomerwomen.org

Thank you to all applicants for your interest in the position. However, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. No Phone Calls Please.