LINC/ESL Program Supervisor
Compensation: Commensurate with skills
Start Date: Sept. 4, 2018
This professional plays an important role in the day to day operation of the LINC/ESL programs. This position will assist the department manager in planning, facilitation, and assessment of the programs while overseeing the service delivery to ensure the needs of the stakeholders are met.
The Program Supervisor requires to have a sound and current knowledge of the government funded language training programs and be able to work towards achieving outstanding outcomes in service delivery through collaborative approaches. This individual is responsible to enhance service delivery, meet the program reporting requirements and assist with implementing new initiatives while improving effectiveness in current programming.
This professional holds a recognized post-secondary degree from a university or college preferably in Teaching English as a Second Language, Education, or Linguistics, and has taken specific courses in teaching ESL.
This individual needs to have at least 3 years of supervisory experience and ability to relate to other cultures.
Evidence of continuous professional development to update the knowledge of current practices and resources in the field is important.
Training in Portfolio Based Language Assessment (PBLA) and previous experience with Canadian Language Benchmarks are required.
This individual values diversity and has strong commitment to life-long learning.
This position requires strong time management skills and ability to work in a fast paced environment.
Posting will remain open until a suitable candidate is found.