Chinese Speaking Seniors Class Instructors, LINC Program (2 positions)

Job city: 
Mississauga
Job region: 
Greater Toronto Area
Application Deadline: 
Thursday, November 17, 2016 - 11:30am
Job terms: 
Part-time

Summary:

The Dixie Bloor Neighbourhood Centre requires two part-time Instructors (mornings) for the Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada program to teach CLB 1/2/3 Chinese Speaking Senior classes of English language learners.

Reports to: LINC Program Manager

Responsibilities:

  • Teach a daily LINC class applying LINC Curriculum Guidelines, CLB documents and PBLA principles
  • Create effective learning environment where participants feel welcomed and interested in learning
  • Provide client-centered, task-based, communicative programming
  • Design and provide professional, appropriate and motivational lesson plans consistent with accepted teaching methods and level of the class
  • Conduct initial and on-going assessments of learners’ needs and progress. Provide feedback as well as continuously redesign the course depending on learners’ needs. Assign appropriate benchmarks
  • Maintain clear and accurate records of students’ attendance, keep records of students’ progress and prepare students’ report cards at the end of semester, submit monthly reports
  • Participate in LINC and agency events (fundraising, SummerFest, AGM, etc)

Qualifications:

  • TESL Ontario accreditation
  • B.A. or equivalent
  • Strong pedagogical skills and creative abilities
  • Previous experience facilitating ESL/LINC learning and excellent lesson planning skills                         
  • Demonstrated understanding and application of CLB, LINC Curriculum, PBLA
  • Demonstrated proficiency in using common computer applications and web-based tools
  • Ability to work independently with solid time management and organizational skills.
  • Punctual, reliable, disciplined.
  • Fluent in Mandarin

There are two positions available.
Work hours:

  • 1 3.25 hours/day, Monday to Friday 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
  • 2
    3.25 hours/day, Monday, Wednesday and Friday 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Rate of pay: $35.62 per hour

How to apply:

Interested applicants should submit a resume and cover letter with ref no. 016-032 by November 17, 2016 to:

Human Resources Officer
Dixie Bloor Neighbourhood Centre
3650 Dixie Rd. Suite 103
Mississauga, ON L4Y 3V9

Fax: 905-629-0791

E-mail: recruiting@dixiebloor.ca

Thank all applicants but only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Dixie Bloor Neighbourhood Centre is an equal opportunity employer.

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