Lead PBLA Instructor - YMCA of Simcoe/Muskoka - Immigrant Services

Posted On: 
Wednesday, November 3, 2021

Responsible for the delivery of LINC programming for students ranging in CBLs 1-6. Provide on going to PBLA support, resources and professional development opportunities to program instructors, volunteers and staff.

Duties & Responsibilities: 
  • Develops a program that adheres to the LINC Curriculum Guidelines
  • Provide leadership and support to LINC staff team with the ongoing implementation of PBLA into the LINC program.
  • Develop/Organizing ongoing Professional Development opportunities for LINC staff team
  • Ensures that the curriculum incorporates settlement material with cultural sensitivity
  • Ensures that clients are taught reading, writing, listening and speaking
  • Ensures that the English language needs of clients from CLB 1 through CLB 5 are met
  • Ensures that written evaluations of all clients in the program are completed in December, March and June or as requested
  • Ensures that creative materials are developed for use in the program
  • Ensures that lesson plans are completed in advance for use of supply staff
  • Utilizes the skills of volunteers working within the classroom
  • Assists in the organization of class trips
  • Maintains confidentiality of all information related to clients and their families
  • Attends staff meetings as required
  • Current TESL Ontario Certification
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Clear Police Reference Check and Vulnerable Sector Screening
  • Mandated training (including AODA, Workplace Violence & Harassment, Health & Safety Awareness, Child Protection, PCI Compliance, etc.) is required before or shortly after commencement of work
YMCA of Simcoe/Muskoka - Immigrant Services
320 Bayfield Street Unit 63A
Barrie, ON L4M 3C1
How to apply: 

Please email Cover Letter and Resume to
Dave Hamilton
Team Leader - YMCA Immigrant Services
YMCA of Simcoe Muskoka.

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