Lakehead University
Thunder Bay and Orillia, ON

Posted: February 24, 2017

The English Language Centre at Lakehead University offers exceptional and innovative English language programs throughout the year in a variety of platforms: the Academic English Program (AEP) is for international students pursuing post-secondary degrees at Lakehead; English Innovation Programs (EIP) are intensive short-term immersion programs which combine language and thematic or cultural experience packages; and General English offers a customizable short-term program option for individuals and groups at varying levels of English.

Duties & Responsibilities: 

Our ELC Instructors are at the heart of our programming. Instructors are dynamic, energetic, passionate about teaching, professional and outgoing. Imperative attributes include the ability to work in a fast-paced learning environment, the ability to adapt to changes with short notice, experience working with culturally diverse groups with a wide range of language abilities and educational backgrounds, and flexibility in scheduling and availability.

  • University degree
  • Minimum TESL Canada Level One or equivalent recognized by Languages Canada (Refer to the Languages Canada website for further details)
  • Must be currently eligible to work in Canada  

Rate of Pay: $35-$50 per hour, reflective of education and experience.

A variety of contracts are available at both the Thunder Bay and Orillia campuses ranging from 8 to 23 teaching hours per week.

Other information: 

Start Date: May 1, 2017
Duration: 4 month (one semester) teaching contract with potential for renewal depending on student enrolment

How to apply: 

Please submit a cover letter, resume/CV, contact information for 2-3 work-related references, evidence of teaching performance and any other relevant information in one pdf document to: