ESL Instructor – (20 hours/week)

Are you passionate about language and the connections it creates among people? Do you pride yourself on your experience in teaching English as a second language? If so, Student Life & Learning is accepting applications for a part-time Instructor position (20 hours/week). This position will be from January 9, to April 30, 2017.

Responsibilities:

  • Providing English language grammar, composition, reading, speaking, and listening instruction to international students and English Language Learners.
  • Plan and deliver learning activities with flexibility to accommodate students’ needs.
  • Provide appropriate evaluation and feedback to students.
  • Maintain records of achievement, attendance, and other student related information and report as required.
  • Identify resources and equipment appropriate to support curriculum/course demands.
  • Practice good interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Work cooperatively in an interdependent team environment.
  • Manage the classroom to ensure a safe and optimum learning environment.
  • Abiding by the policies and procedures of Concordia University of Edmonton in the review and development of individual language assignments as well as overall language skills.

Qualifications:

  • Requires a minimum degree in education or a related field.
  • Two years of ESL teaching or tutoring experience is required.
  • TESL Certificate from a TESL-Canada approved training program (or equivalent) is preferred.
  • Be an effective Instructor with strong organization and communication skills (both written and verbal).
  • Experience with various learning strategies to support student academic success.
  • Ability to work effectively independently and as a member of a team.
  • Understanding of various English language proficiency tests (i.e. IELTS, TOEFL, TOEIC, FCE, CLB), an asset.
  • Experience in a post-secondary environment an asset.
  • Must be able to pass an Edmonton Police Service (EPS) security clearance. 

Closing Date: November 9, 2016

Job posting may close before deadline date if suitable a candidate is found.

Please quote “ESL Instructor” in the subject line when applying in confidence to:

Human Resources
Concordia University of Edmonton
E-mail: humanresources@concordia.ab.ca

We thank all applicants for their interest in Concordia. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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