Job Posting: English as a Second Language Teacher: one class CLB 1,2 face-to-face

Mosaic is hiring

English as a Second Language Teacher: one class CLB 1,2 face-to-face 

Please see the details (pdf) and email résumé and cover letter.

Mosaic – Newcomer Family Resource Network is a not-for-profit agency assisting in the settlement of newcomers to Winnipeg by providing community-based English as a Second Language and family programmes that include childcare for pre-school aged children.

Job Overview

The ESL teacher is responsible for planning and implementing English as a second language classes for adult learners in the LINC – Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada program.

Role and Responsibilities

  • Plan and teach settlement focussed lessons each week to a group of adult learners
  • Plan course content based on results of student needs assessment
  • Implement portfolio-based language assessment (PBLA) for each learner
  • Assess student progress and prepare reports based on Canadian Language Benchmarks
  • Work co-operatively with the on-site childcare staff to provide support to parents and their children when necessary.

Qualifications

  • Teaching English as a Second Language Certificate from a TESL Canada certified institution
  • Undergraduate degree
  • CLB Boot Camp Certificate (course available online http://learning.language.ca/login/index.php)
  • Experience teaching Canadian Language Benchmark Stage 1 and Literacy learners in a multi-level environment
  • Knowledge of Phonics and reading acquisition an asset.
  • Knowledge of the Canadian Language Benchmarks and PBLA
  • PBLA and Avenue.ca training an asset.
  • Knowledge of and sensitivity to the settlement process for newcomers

Mosaic offers a family friendly, positive work environment that highly values employee contributions and collaborative processes.
Mosaic is committed to achieving employment equity and values diversity within the workplace, and therefore encourages applicants who are Indigenous, racially marginalized, newcomers, 2SLGBTQIA+, women, visible minorities, and persons with a disability to self-declare in their cover letter.
All successful applicants are required to provide a Criminal Record Check and Vulnerable Sector Check.

Job Details

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Fort Garry Mennonite Brethren Church, 1771 Pembina Highway
  • Level: CLB 1,2
  • Schedule: Mondays to Thursdays, 9:30 – 11:45 am plus meeting time
    The program follows the public-school schedule and there are three unpaid breaks:
    Winter break (approx. 3 weeks), spring break (1 week), and summer break (approx. 2 months)
    The school year of 2024-2025 will be from September 3, 2024, to June 20, 2025
  • Salary: $45.77 per hour (10 hours per week) and 4% vacation pay, with 6-month of probation period
  • Benefit: Benefits package is available after successful completion of probation period

How to Apply

Deadline to apply – The positions will remain open until filled. Review begins immediately.

Please email your résumé and cover letter detailing how your qualifications fit this position and why you would like to work at Mosaic to:

Queehyung Nam, LINC Coordinator: QNam@mosaicnet.ca

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, we are only able to contact candidates we wish to interview. If you require accommodation at any stage of the hiring process (including alternate formats of materials, accessible meeting rooms or other accommodation), please let us know and we will work with you to meet your needs.