Adult Education Program Consultant

Posted On: 
Monday, November 4, 2019

The Toronto Catholic District School Board, Continuing Education Department, Adult Education Program is seeking a
bilingual Adult Education Program Consultant in English and French. TCDSB Adult Education Program provides a variety
of non-credit adult language training services in English and French funded by the provincial and federal governments
and serving multicultural communities of Toronto.

Job term: Effective January 6, 2020, permanent – full time; 36 hours per week (includes daytime, one evening per week and every other Saturday); 43 weeks per year: September - July (excluding school Christmas and March breaks and 6-week summer shutdown). The position requires travelling to locations within the City of Toronto to support program delivery during days, evenings, and weekends. Mobility is required, travel allowance is provided. Hourly rate of $51.82, sick leave; health and dental benefits at the conclusion of probation.

Probationary period of 6 months

Duties & Responsibilities: 

Responsibilities: Adult Education Program Consultants may need to be responsible for:

  • Managing and providing support to program sites
  • Supporting and supervising classroom instructors in the delivery of all aspects of ESL, FSL, LINC, LBS programs (curriculum, methodology, resources, classroom management)
  • Conducting instructor performance appraisals
  • Contributing to professional development initiatives within the program
  • Participating in the work of Human Resources Committee and providing payroll support
  • Managing language training delivery projects
  • Other duties as assigned
Qualifications: 

Qualifications and experience required for the position:

  • Graduate degree in adult education, second language teaching/curriculum design or equivalent
  • Experience instructing in adult language programs
  • High fluency in oral and written French an asset
  • Experience supporting and supervising instructional staff and administrative personnel an asset
  • Proven understanding of second language adult education issues, curriculum resources, second language acquisition theories and teaching methodology
  • Working knowledge of Canadian Language Benchmarks for English and French
  • Good understanding of the methodology and use of technology in language instruction
  • Excellent administrative, time management, communication, interpersonal and problem-solving skills
  • Project management experience an asset
  • Current TESL Ontario Accreditation
Location: 
Toronto Catholic District School Board
80 Sheppard Avenue East
Toronto, ON M2N 6E8
Canada
Other information: 

We thank all applicants for their interest in this position; however, only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. For more information about TCDSB Adult Education Program visit our website at www.tcdsb.org/adulted

How to apply: 

Interested candidates should forward their resumes and cover letter to the attention of Jaime Puentes, Continuing Education Department, Toronto Catholic District School Board through e-mail at puentej@tcdsb.org with the subject line Adult Education Program Consultant position. The deadline for application is November 20, 2019.

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