EAP Instructors

Posted: October 26, 2019
Closes: November 30, 2019


Trinity Western University Language Centre

Richmond, British Columbia


[email protected]


10-20 hours of weekly teaching, starting in January 2020.

Job Description

TLC has EAP instructor openings for Spring, 2019 starting from January of 2020.

These positions involve 10-20 hours of weekly teaching for international students from lower intermediate to advanced levels. There is the potential of contract renewal after the 15-week-long semester.


• preparation of classes, activities, and assignments based on curriculum;

• teaching all classes;

• designing, setting, and marking quizzes and test papers;

• filling out progress sheet;

• participating in staff meetings and school events as required;

• maintaining regular office hours;

• giving ongoing and final evaluation of student performance; and

• being flexible in schedule to accommodate potential evening/weekend classes.


Please submit a letter of application, resume, and name of two references from people who are familiar with your professional experience to [email protected] with the subject “EAP Instructor Application”.

In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, this advertisement is directed to Canadian citizens, permanent residents, or those holding a valid working visa. Only those selected for interview will be contacted.


Minimum Qualifications

The ideal candidate should have:

• A BA/MA in TESOL/TEAL/English/Education/ Linguistics from an English medium university, AND a TESL/TESOL/TEAL/CELTA certificate from a Languages Canada recognized institution;

• ONE year of academic English teaching experience in classroom settings;

• expert fluency in English language (IELTS Band 9 or equivalent).

Recommended Qualifications

Successful experience in the following areas:

• Teaching EAP lower intermediate to advanced levels;

• Evidence of successful material development and lesson planning in EAP;

• Experience of teaching international students;

• Cultural awareness and strong intercultural communication skills; and

• Demonstrated ability to work with a team from diverse background.

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