Language Instructor
Vancouver, BC


Job Number: 11771

Title: Language Instructor

Program: Immigrant Settlement & Integration Program

Nature: Part-time (7.5 hours teaching time per week plus 15 minutes of preparation time per one hour of class time for a total of 9.375 hours per week)

Number of Positions: 1

Salary: $26.78/hour – $28.42/hour

Location: Tri-Cities region

Class Available:

  • LINC 3 EVENING: 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Prepares and delivers CLB-aligned and student-centered lesson plans according to the students’ needs and according to the S.U.C.C.E.S.S.S. curriculum
  • Teaches in an engaging and effective manner, respectful of student diversity and needs
  • Maintains accurate records, including attendance sheets and submits reports promptly to ensure students’ progress effectively
  • Prepares online lesson plans according to what is taught online
  • Assesses students using CLB indicators and Portfolio Based Language Assessment (PBLA)
  • Plans for appropriate filed trips and guest speakers
  • Creates a welcoming and inclusive classroom environment

Qualifications and Experience:

  • A TESL Canada recognized TESL/TESOL certificate or diploma if the undergraduate degree is not in TESL/TESOL
  • At least 2 years’ experience teaching adult ESL, particularly community-based settlement ESL
  • Experience teaching ESL adult students using student-centered and task-based approaches
  • Experience working in a multicultural and diverse environment.

Job Skills and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of CLB-based language instruction
  • Strong attention to detail with excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and as a part of a team
  • Proficient computer skills in Word, Excel, Outlook, and interactive Internet usage, including teaching platforms such as Moodle
  • Working knowledge of and ability to use interactive white boards
  • Knowledge of Portfolio Based Language Assessment (PBLA)

Other Requirements:

  • Clear Criminal Record Check required

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Job Types: Part-time, Permanent

Salary: $26.78 to $28.42 /hour


  • teaching: 2 years (Required)


  • TESL/TESOL (Required)