Literacy and Basic Skills Instructor

by Thames Valley District School Board

Date Posted: Nov 24, 2022
Thames Valley District School Board

Job Description

LITERACY AND BASIC SKILLS INSTRUCTOR

The School of Adult, Alternative and Continuing Education requires permanent Literacy and Basic Skills Instructors to deliver the Literacy and Basic Skills program to an adult population throughout the Thames Valley District School Board. This position involves working with adults in regular Literacy and Basic Skills programming.  The candidate must be willing to coordinate some activities and communicate regularly with Employment Services and Ontario Works offices.


POSITION:                   Literacy and Basic Skills Instructor
LOCATION:                  London workzone and Elgin workzone
START DATE:               As soon as possible
HOURS OF WORK:      5 hours night school (London workzon) + 5 hours day school (Elgin workzone) 
RATE OF PAY:              $30.30 per hour (not a member of the Ontario College of Teachers)
                                      $38.43 per hour (a member of the Ontario College of Teachers)

QUALIFICATIONS: A minimum of an undergraduate university degree with excellent English grammar and writing skills, mathematics proficiency and computer knowledge are required. The successful candidate must have an awareness of the characteristics and needs of adult learners with lower literacy/numeracy skills. A numeracy and word processing assessment may be required for the candidates selected for an interview.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: 2022 December 5

The recruitment process requires a criminal background check for work with vulnerable at your own expense.

Please note it is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure that the application is received by Human Resources on or before the deadline date.

If you were educated outside of Canada, you must have your certificates and/or diplomas or degrees assessed against Canadian education standards. This will enable you to provide proof of Canadian equivalency when applying for a job. The Alliance of Credential Evaluation Services of Canada is a membership organization that offers fair and credible academic credential assessment services in Canada. (NOTE: This is different from translating credentials into English).

Please use the "APPLY FOR THIS POSITION" link below to submit your electronic application. Only applications submitted using this link will be considered.

The Thames Valley District School Board is committed to equity and inclusion in the recruitment of qualified staff who reflect and support the diverse perspectives, experiences and needs of our students and school communities. The Thames Valley District School Board seeks to ensure that all recruiting processes are non-discriminatory and barrier-free and will provide accommodations to applicants in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). Please inform the Human Resources team member indicated below of the nature of any accommodation(s) that you require. 

A. Pease, Acting Staffing Specialist, Human Resources

We thank all applicants, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

 
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