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LINC Instructor

Ki-Low-Na Friendship Society is seeking a LINC Instructor who is passionate about teaching and can make learning interesting and fun for their students. The LINC Instructor is responsible for the provision of instruction in English as a Second Language and life skills required by newcomers to Canada, following curriculum which is adapted to the needs of adult newcomers.

The details of the position are listed as follows:

Position: LINC Instructor CLB Level 3

Location: Ki-Low-Na Friendship Society, 442 Leon Avenue, Kelowna BC

Hours of work: 8:30 to 3:00, Mon to Fri, 6 hours per day (3.5 hours of instructions per day)

Rate:  $30.00 per hour/ 6 hours per day

Start Date:  April 1, 2022

Key Responsibilities:

  • Deliver English language instruction to adult learners in accordance with the CLB principles and the PBLA Guidelines.
  • Design module plans and lesson plans following the Revised Canadian Language Benchmarks 2012 & the LINC Curriculum Guidelines.
  • Design assessment tasks for on-going evaluation of learners’ progress based on the CLB & PBLA Guidelines.
  • Prepare and submit a quarterly report to the LINC Coordinator for program monitoring.
  • Maintain attendance records and other documentation as required.

Qualifications:

  • Undergraduate degree with TESL Certification.
  • Minimum 1 year of experience teaching ESL to adult newcomers; ELSA or LINC experience.
  • Exceptional written and oral English language communication skills.
  • Sound knowledge of Canadian Language Benchmarks and PBLA principles and ability to benchmark student progress.
  • Online teaching experience will be considered an asset. Familiarity with Avenue.ca and LearnIT2teach training and experience will be considered an asset.
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a group environment.
  • Ability to work in a blended learning environment.

How to Apply:

QUALIFIED APPLICANTS SHOULD FORWARD THEIR RESUME AND COVER LETTER to Alana Turigan at elsa@kfs.bc.ca. 

Please note that only selected candidates will be invited for an interview. No phone calls please!