General English Instructor - Summer Contract

Posted On: 
Tuesday, March 6, 2018

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 a wide variety of individuals and groups at varying levels of English.

This posting is for a short-term (2 or 3-month contract - approx 23 teaching hours per week) teaching General English. Anticipated start date will be May 1, 2018. Rate of pay ranges from $40-$50 per hour, reflective of education and experience.

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 very culturally diverse groups with a wide range of language abilities and educational backgrounds, and flexibility in scheduling and availability.

  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree
  • TESL, TESOL or CELTA certificate or equivalent recognized by Languages Canada (refer to the Languages Canada website for further details)
  • Must be currently eligible to work in Canada
Lakehead University
500 University Avenue
Orillia, ON L3V 0B9
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: