Job title: Language Instructor: Core English Language Training (Part-time)

Company: DIVERSEcity Community Resources Society

Job description: Job Title: Language Instructor: Core English Language TrainingStatus: Regular, Part-Time (Union position)
Hours: 7 hours/ week
Grid: 14P
Rate: $37.55 – $47.46/hr (Starting at $37.55)Anticipated Start Date: April 2, 2024Date Posted: March 14, 2024
Closing Date: Open Until FilledPlease note that internal applicants must apply by March 21, 2024, internal applications received after this date will not be considered as internal and seniority will not apply. Position will remain open until filled.The Opportunity:We are seeking an experienced ESL In-Person Teacher with proficiency in utilizing the Absorb Learning Management System (LMS) for language and education purposes. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 2 years of experience in ESL instruction and a demonstrated ability to effectively leverage technology to enhance student learning outcomes.The key areas of responsibility are:

  • Plan and deliver engaging ESL lessons in a classroom setting to students of diverse language proficiency levels.
  • Integrate the Absorb Learning Management System into lesson plans to facilitate interactive and multimedia-rich learning experiences.
  • Develop and adapt curriculum materials, including textbooks, worksheets, and multimedia resources, to meet the needs of individual students and promote language acquisition.
  • Assess student progress using a variety of formative and summative assessment strategies and provide timely feedback to promote continuous improvement.
  • Foster a supportive and inclusive learning environment that encourages student participation, collaboration, and cultural sensitivity.
  • Collaborate with colleagues, administrators, and support staff to coordinate instructional activities, share best practices, and address student needs effectively.
  • Maintain accurate records of student attendance, performance, and assessment results using the Absorb LMS and other designated platforms.
  • Stay abreast of current trends, research, and best practices in ESL instruction, educational technology, and language acquisition theory.

Qualified candidates will possess:

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  • Bachelor’s degree in Education, TESOL, Applied Linguistics, or a related field required; Master’s degree preferred.
  • TESOL, TEFL, CELTA, or equivalent ESL teaching certification is required.
  • Minimum of 2 years of ESL teaching experience in an in-person classroom setting.
  • Must have Former English Language Training in Employment
  • Proficiency in utilizing the Absorb Learning Management System or similar LMS platforms for language and education purposes.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to effectively engage and motivate diverse student populations.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of language acquisition theories, androgogical approaches, and instructional strategies for ESL learners.
  • Ability to adapt instructional materials and methodologies to accommodate varying student learning styles, needs, and cultural backgrounds.
  • Commitment to ongoing professional development and reflective practice in ESL instruction.

A Criminal Record Check is a requirement of employment.APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:To apply, please upload your resume and cover letter as separate attachments. Please note that only Word or PDF formats can be accepted. As part of the application process, you will be prompted to complete a short questionnaire. Please ensure all questions are answered.This position is not available for relocation or sponsorship; we can only consider those legally entitled to work in Canada.To view all opportunities at DIVERSEcity visit .ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:This position is based in our Surrey office and is an in-person service. DIVERSEcity has implemented new safety procedures for in-office and in-person work, to view our safety plan, please visit . Successful candidates will be provided with the training and equipment to safely carry out their duties, ensuring the best protection for our staff and clients.A comprehensive job description will be provided to all candidates shortlisted for interviews.DIVERSEcity is committed to employment equity and encourages applications from people of all gender identities and expressions, persons with disabilities, Indigenous peoples and visible minorities. Persons with disabilities who anticipate needing accommodations for any part of the application and hiring process may contact our HR department at (recruitment@dcrs.ca). Any personal information provided will be maintained in confidence.About DIVERSEcityDIVERSEcity Community Resources Society is a registered charity devoted to helping newcomers. For 40 years we have focused on providing specialized services newcomers to find employment, learn English, find housing, deal with family challenges, work through mental health issues and access medical care. DIVERSEcity is a client-centred organization committed to quality and accountability. We value growth, respect, integrity and compassion. To learn more about DIVERSEcity visit us at https://www.dcrs.ca/.We thank all applicants for their interest in this opportunity; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Location: Surrey, BC

Job date: Sat, 16 Mar 2024 08:21:06 GMT