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ESL/EAL Teacher
salary 0 $ / Per Month
category Education
created 01/31/2023
end dateCloses: 10/31/2024
location Lunenburg, NS, Canada
Job Info
Status: Sourcing
Experience: 2 Years
Career Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)
No of Jobs: 0
Posted: 01/31/2023
Apply Before: 10/31/2024

Do you have a passion for teaching English to international students? Help us deliver top-quality online and in-person courses designed to introduce students to the marvels of Atlantic Canada.

Our client, Atlantic Canada Language Academy, is a privately owned language school located in Lunenburg, NS and is currently seeking qualified, experienced ESL/EAL teacher. The successful candidates will work alongside our existing team to provide an immersive language experience that follows the ethos of the school – “Study. Work. Live. in Atlantic Canada.

Our EAL Teachers are responsible for planning and delivering (in-person and/or online) lessons based on best practices and current research.  Students from all over the world join our classes to prepare themselves for study and work in an English-speaking setting. Our courses are offered in person and online via Zoom.  ACLA teachers liaise with each other and with the Academic Director regularly to ensure lessons are coherent and meet the expectations of the school’s curriculum.

Minimum Credentials:  Bachelor’s Degree and TESOL Certification

Minimum Experience: 2-5 years

Key Responsibilities:
Ensure new students get a brief welcome and introduction to their classmates during orientation
Meet with students to discuss their personal aims during their first week and during bi-weekly scheduled tutorials
Use “Needs and Goals Analysis”, “Our Aims” and tutorial feedback to plan task-based lessons weekly
Prepare weekly lesson plans
Upload weekly lesson plans to class platform in a timely manner
Conduct engaging lessons
Administer assessments to all students and record results on the students’ record forms on platform
Assist students in maintaining Learning Portfolio
Customize for age and level appropriate lessons and learning experience for students
Attend professional development seminars

Specific Work Capabilities:

Passionate about teaching
Willingness to be flexible in terms of teaching assignment within the school
Be able to teach in person and online using Zoom/Teams
Be able to or be willing to learn new technology to facilitate instruction
Sensitivity to the proficiency stages, well-being and needs of language learners
Excellent organizational skills and ability to keep concise records
Commitment to the teaching profession
Demonstrated excellence in teaching
Cross cultural awareness and sensitivity
Excellent verbal and written skills
Ability to work independently and as a team member
Problem solving and trouble shooting within the classroom, online platform and on LMS

Special Consideration will be given to:

Specialized training or experience in teaching English for Specific Purposes

International work experience

Ability to speak another language

Ability to work remotely

Flexibility to accommodate different time zones (evenings, nights, weekends)


Special Requirements:

Police Record Check

Job requires to be legally entitled to work in Canada

Rate of compensation
Commensurate with education and experience