English Language Instructors - English Academic Preparation Program - International Relations Office

Competition Number: 
43E14
Position Type: 
Staff Position
Closing Date: 
Monday, June 16, 2014
Date of Posting: 
June 5, 2014
Department: 
English Academic Preparation Program - International Relations Office
Position: 
English Language Instructors
Contract: 
Part Time Term Positions (3)
Hours of Work: 

varied

Salary: 
$36.00 per hour, vacation pay included
Term: 

July and August 2014
Fall and Winter semesters 2014/15

The International Relations Office is seeking to hire three qualified part-time TESOL instructors for the 2014/2015 academic year.  EAP is a non-credit program to assist students who speak English as an additional language reach the English proficiency required for university admission. Details can be viewed at http://upei.ca/eap. 
Please be advised this competition may be used to create a list for casual positions for the 2014-2015 academic year.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Responsibilities:
• teaching English from low intermediate to advanced proficiency level
• formative and summative evaluation
• curriculum development & lesson planning
• participation in staff meetings
• holding office hours to provide student assistance
• participation in some extra-curricular events
• facilitating some special events / workshops
• upholding the policies and regulations of the EAP program
• curriculum evaluation and revision
• other duties as assigned by the Coordinator

QUALIFICATIONS:

• Bachelor of Education degree; ESL teaching certificate & experience, or adult ESL teaching experience in combination with a relevant degree
• excellent English proficiency
• experience or specialization in teaching writing is an asset, as is the flexibility to work late afternoon or evenings
;.

Application Instructions: 

Please submit electronically a cover letter, quoting the competition number, a resume and reference list, to be received no later than the closing date, via the link below. You can also apply in person to the Human Resources Department, Kelley Building, University of Prince Edward Island, 550 University Avenue, Charlottetown, PEI C1A 4P3, Fax Number (902) 894-2895.

In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

The University of Prince Edward Island is committed to gender equity in employment. Only those applicants who are invited to an interview will be acknowledged.

UPEI encourages all qualified applicants to apply for job openings; however, in keeping with the terms and provisions of the university’s various employment and collective agreements, first priority will be given to internal candidates.
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