TESOL Trainer and IELTS Speaking Examiners - Humber College

Posted On: 
Monday, April 1, 2019

We are looking for an experienced Trainer to teach our in-class TESOL Methodology and Pedagogical Grammar classes as part of our part-time TESOL Certificate. Each class is five weeks in length and meets Monday and Wednesday nights from 6:30-9:30 pm. The next class begins at the beginning of May.

We are also looking for experienced English or ESL teachers who are interested in becoming IELTS Speaking Examiners. Testing takes place at our North and Lakeshore campuses. Speaking Examiners will work Saturday and/or Sunday afternoons when the IELTS test is scheduled, but can also be asked to work during the week if available to do so.

Duties & Responsibilities: 

The TESOL Trainer will prepare and deliver classes based on the preexisting course outline and TESL Canada and TESL Ontario accreditation standards. They are also responsible for the assessment of students as per the method of evaluation for each of the courses.

IELTS Speaking Examiners:

To conduct IELTS speaking interviews at the IELTS standards
To adhere to all IELTS standards regarding Training, (Re-) certification and monitoring
To adhere to all IELTS standards regarding confidentiality and security
To maintain and enhance the integrity of IELTS at all times


TESL Trainer:

  • Must be TESL Ontario certified with over 2000 hours of teaching experience in an adult ESL classroom.
  • Experience as a TESL Trainer is required.
  • A Masters degree in a related discipline is preferred.

IELTS Speaking Examiners

An undergraduate degree or qualification(s) that can be demonstrated to be equivalent to an undergraduate degree


TESL Certification:

  •  A TEFL/TESOL qualification from a recognized institution (at minimum certificate level of 120 hours)
  • EFL/ESOL related studies completed as part of an undergraduate/post-graduate award course from a recognized institution (minimum certificate level equivalent)
  • A degree in Education (if supported by an undergraduate degree which includes studies focused on English language


A minimum of three years full-time relevant teaching experience (or equivalent part-time). Full-time teaching is classified as a minimum of 14 hours of face-to-face teaching per week. The majority of this teaching experience must relate to adult students (16 years and over).

Other Requirements.
Examiners must be the equivalent of a band 9 – Expert user IELTS score. This is an essential requirement for all examiners. Applicants may be asked to take the full IELTS Academic test at any time based on their resume, application form, performance in an interview, or during the training (if selected) at their expense.

Only candidates who meet the minimum professional requirements will be contacted.

Humber College
205 Humber College Blvd
Toronto, ON M9W 5L7
Other information: 

To learn more about our TESOL program please visit https://liberalarts.humber.ca/programs/teaching-english-to-speakers-of-o...

To learn more about IELTS Testing at Humber, please visit www.humber.ca/ielts

How to apply: 

For the TESOL Trainer, please send your resume and a brief outline of your experience related to TESL Training to Paul Ward, Director of Professional and Continuing Education at paul.ward@humber.ca

For the IELTS Speaking Examiners, please send your resume to Ronalda Puritch, Manager, IELTS Test Centre at ronalda.puritch@humber.ca

Contact email: