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ESL Instructor

Job Type: 
Part Time
Application Deadline: 
Wednesday 29 December 2021

ESL Instructor

Part Time Contract

$19.00/hr, 10 hours/week

Start date: January 17, 2022

Reports to:  English Circle Coordinator

Application deadline:  Dec 29th 2021




 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


  • 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
  • Teaching skills and or knowledge to the students and organize 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 
  • Develops evaluation methods for program
  • Assists in the organization and implementation of events
  • Assists in outreach as needed
  • Other duties as assigned.





  • TESL certificate from an accredited institution recognized by TESL Ontario is an


  • Experience teaching English as a Second Language to adult and newcomers
  • Ability to adapt teaching methodology to the needs/skill levels of individual


  • Excellent English communication and interpersonal skills
  • Experience working in a multicultural environment 
  • Ability to work independently with excellent organizational and time skills.
  • Highly motivated, independent and creative individual. 


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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"My experience in both Silver Spring Park Reading Circle and Beyond Academics has taught me that to create social change and empower these children I need to be more proactive in the solution"
Lamyaa Hassan, Dorset Park, July 2015

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