One­-to­-One English Tutor - Saturdays and Weekday Evenings

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Help newcomers develop their English language skills
  • Prepare materials and topics of discussion for each meeting
  • Provide clients with feedback on their progress

 

Qualifications and Skills

  • Fluent in English with minimum CLB of 8 or equivalent
  • Ability to instruct and offer guidance
  • EAL/ESL (English as an Additional/Second Language) or other previous teaching experience an asset
  • Desire to help newcomers learn English
  • Ability to work with individuals from diverse ethno-cultural backgrounds
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong time management and organization skills
  • Patience

 

Location and Time Commitment

  • 1.5 hours per week
  • Minimum three-month commitment required
  • One meeting per week minimum
  • Shifts available on weekdays, evenings and Saturdays 
  • Tutors and clients meet at the Immigrant Centre. Tutors may be permitted to meet off-site with their client, if they are willing to pay for and submit a Criminal Record Certificate.  Off-site meetings must take place in a public location (e.g. book store, library etc.)

Thank you very much for your time and interest! Please note that only candidates who meet the minimum position requirements will be invited to attend an interview. If you have been selected for an interview, you will be contacted within 5 business days of submitting your application.