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ESL Instructor

Job Type: 
Part Time
Application Deadline: 
Friday 26 August 2022

ESL Instructor

Part Time Contract

$19 per/hr, 10 hours/week

Start date: September 12, 2022

Reports to:  English Circle Coordinator

Application deadline:  August 26th, 2022




 ACSA is a nonprofit, multi service agency addressing needs and empowering children, youth, newcomers, homeless, and otherwise underserved communities. Residents currently lead the Women’s English Circle Project (ACSA is the trustee). Women’s English Circle is looking for a qualified ESL instructor to plan, implement and evaluate its women’s English circle. The staff person will work closely with the women’s English circle coordinator.  


Duties and Responsibilities


  • Instructs English as a Second language classes (beginner, intermediate and/or advanced)
  • Develops and implements a daily lesson plan appropriate to learners’ level
  • Maintains attendance records and other documentation as required
  • Uses a variety of teaching techniques and methodologies to ensure all students are reached
  • Organizes activities such as field trip, workshops, etc.
  • Prepares and maintain ESL materials, supply inventory for class instruction
  • Works as part of a team in ensuring student needs are met 
  • Assists in the organization and implementation of events, outreach and program evaluation
  • Other duties as assigned.



  • TESL certificate from an accredited institution recognized by TESL Ontario is an asset
  • Experience teaching English as a Second Language to adult and newcomers
  • Teaching skills and ability to adapt teaching methodology to the needs/skill levels of individual learners and share knowledge with students
  • Excellent English communication and interpersonal skills
  • Experience working in a multicultural environment 
  • Ability to speak English and other languages. Spanish, Dari and Pesto preferred
  • Ability to work independently with excellent organizational and time skills
  • Computer skills in Microsoft Office, Zoom, Google, etc.
  • Able to work in Canada
  • Highly motivated, independent and creative individual. 


Working Conditions

  • Able to attend meetings and trainings at various affiliated sites
  • Some physical activity may be required at times such as lifting packages.


Please apply via email (cover letter & resume in one attachment) to: (Please quote ‘ESL Instructor’) in subject line of the email.


 No phone calls please.


ACSA is strongly committed to fostering diversity within our community. We welcome those who would contribute to the further diversification of our staff including, but not limited to, women, visible minorities, Aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities, and/or persons of any sexual orientation, gender identity, and gender expression.


We thank all applicants for their interest in the position. However, only shortlisted

 applicants will be contacted for an interview.   If you are contacted by ACSA regarding a job opportunity and need accommodation throughout a hiring process, please contact Yelena Galochkina, HR Generalist at This address is for accommodation inquiries ONLY. Job applications sent to it will not be considered.           



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