Employment Opportunities

The English Language Centre offers three full-time English sessions per year, in Fall (September – December), Winter (January – April), and Summer (May – August). Each session lasts 14 weeks.

New instructors are hired prior to each session, as need arises.

Core Requirements for a Language Instructor Position:

  • University Degree from an accredited post-secondary institution
  • Completion of a TESL Canada recognized TEAL Training Program with:
    A minimum of 100 hours of theory and methodology
    A supervised practicum of a minimum of 20 hours
  • Experience teaching English as an Additional Language or English as a Foreign Language

Other certificates recognized:

  • Certificate in English Language Teaching to Adults (CELTA)
  • Diploma in English Language Training Teaching to Adults (DELTA)
  • TESL Canada Professional Certificate: Standard One
  • Teaching Certificate issued by a Canadian University (which includes a specialization in TEAL)

Preference will be given to candidates with:

  • Master's degree in TEAL, Education, Applied Linguistics or related field.
  • Experience teaching English for Academic Purposes (EAP)

When applying, please attach proof of degrees and certificates. Those wishing to be considered for a Language Instructor Position should submit their resume and accompanying documents to:

Tracey Giesbrecht
404 Education Building
University of Manitoba
Winnipeg, MB R3T 2N2
Fax: (204) 275-8098
tracey.giesbrecht@umanitoba.ca