ESL Program Manager

Rosedale Blended Learning ESL Program

Excellent ESL instruction is the foundation of the Rosedale program and the success of our students. We follow the Ontario secondary school ESL curriculum to prepare our students for further study across other subjects in the Ontario curriculum or for academic study at post-secondary institutions around the world. Rosedale instruction relies on a blend of face-to-face instruction at our partner campuses and on a range of technologies, including our online conferencing platform. Our online course materials, including interactive tools and activities, are delivered on our customised Moodle learning management system.

Responsibilities

Under the direction of the Principal of Rosedale Academy, the manager of the ESL program will:

Practice Development

  • Work collaboratively with the academic and business teams to ensure that the quality of ESL programs continue to be rigorous, innovative, engaging and are exemplary demonstrations of the Ontario curriculum
  • Advocate for Rosedale academic programs, education philosophy and curriculum delivery model to different audience groups and support sales and marketing to promote Rosedale’s ESL programs to overseas school partners
  • Be accountable for the overall quality and the practice development of the ESL program
  • Lead program evaluation and the continuous improvement cycle for the ESL program

Instructional excellence and Program Management

  • Ensure excellence in academic instruction and delivery, while meeting the expectations for academic delivery as stated in the Service Level Agreement
  • Lead Rosedale teachers and teachers in partner schools through the various stages of course delivery, as well as, student assessment/evaluation and reporting
  • Continually research and adopt best practices for instruction in the subject area of ESL
  • Develop and deliver training programs to Rosedale ESL teachers and ESL teachers from our partner schools
  • Teach ESL courses to students on the Rosedale video conferencing platform
  • Guide language proficiency placements for incoming students
  • Troubleshoot issues and concerns as they arise

Curriculum Development and Continuous Improvement

  • Assist in leading and collaborating with a group of freelance writers, editors and instructional designers to develop engaging and effective online learning resources to address the Ontario secondary ESL curriculum
  • Contribute directly to the resource development process as a writer
  • Take a lead role in the curriculum development and improvement process 

Qualifications and Requirements:

  • A Master or Bachelor of education degree, Ontario Certified Teacher or equivalent preferred
  • Rich knowledge in ESL education, at least 8 years of ESL teaching experience and 4 years ESL teacher training or curriculum development experience
  • Knowledgeable about ESL teaching and learning theories and practices and are able to leverage them for greater student language attainment
  • Experienced in leveraging digital resources and technology for curriculum development and instruction
  • Experienced in teacher training and instructional excellence evaluation
  • Demonstrated leadership, management and teamwork skills
  • Passionate about delivering exceptional learner experiences in an international scope
  • Superior verbal and written communication skills
  • Thrives in working both independently and with a team to meet specific time driven deadlines
  • Energetic, dedicated, ambitious, with a down-to-earth work attitude and great attention to details
  • A quick learner and creative thinker with great leadership potential

Application Deadline May 30th, 2018

How to Apply

We encourage you to submit an application package in PDF format to careers@rosedaleacademy.com. With subject line ESL Program Manager.

Please include:

  • Cover letter
  • Resume
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