English Teaching Jobs in Canada

 TEFL TESL TESOL jobs Canada Teach English in Canada, where the ESL market is the largest among English-speaking countries! Canadian cities are some of the most modern and peaceful in the world. Furthermore, most ESL institutes in Canada are recognized by Languages Canada, which sets the bar for management and instruction!

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ABCE Language School Inc./ École de langues ABCE Inc. – Ottawa (remote and/or in-person)

Since its founding in 1995, ABCE Language School Inc./ École de langues ABCE Inc. has become a leader in language (English and French) training. The school places a strong emphasis on integral learning, which encompass Writing, Reading, Critical Thinking and Speaking.

ABCE Language School’s diverse programs cater to all adult learners including those in government, school or industry.
They continually welcome learners who are: government employees, in university/college, travelers, and/or those new to Ottawa. Their diverse student body is a reflection of the school’s high-calibre and specialized training programs. 

ABCE Language School is looking for talented and qualified ESL teachers. The ideal candidate must meet the following requirements:

  • Have a BA
  • Have a recognized TESOL certificate (or CELTA)
  • Have experience in teaching adults (preferred: 1 year)
  • Have experience teaching and working in various language programs
  • Understands multiculturalism (and diversity) in education
  • Asset: Trained government employees
  • Asset: Knowledge of language levels (A/B/C/E) for government employees
  • Be willing to attain security clearance through ABCE

Your application must include: your resume with a cover letter that outlines your story to note how your creativity or work history will impact this position.

Email all the documents to:

Additional information:
Individuals must be available to teach virtually and in-person. With less restrictions for COVID-19, training will continue online (with possible on-site programs). There is a future possibility to have off-site sessions at government buildings located downtown and in Gatineau. Currently, this position is part-time, but an increase in teaching hours might occur. This means that the number of weekly hours can reflect a full-time schedule.

ACCESS International English Language Centre

ACCESS International English Language Centre is a school in the heart of downtown Toronto.
It boasts small multi-national classes, teachers who meet high standards of skills and qualifications, and superior student satisfaction.

ACCESS International English Language Centre is looking for ESL teachers (full-time and part-time) who can provide engaging and creative classes to international students (ages 17+).

The ideal candidate must meet the following requirements:

  • Must have TEFL, TESOL, CELTA certification required.
  • Must have a minimum of 1-2 years experience teaching ESL.

Job details:

  • Work schedule runs from Monday – Friday; 9:30 am – 1 pm
  • Classes will have 8-10 students
  • Salary: $19.00-$21.00 per hour
  • This is an in-person position and the school requires that all staff (and students) be fully vaccinated.

To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to:

Wendy Gillanders
Director of Programs

CLLC – Toronto (with locations in Ottawa and Halifax)

CLLC provides an enriching learning environment. We are seeking people with a passion for working with the international community. This is your opportunity to create a life-changing career! If you are interested in making an impact on students’ lives, being a part of a supportive and positive team, and helping build a world of global citizens – this position is for you!

Job Description: creating lesson plans to teach non-native speakers to read, write and speak English. Will need to be patient, open-minded, friendly and culturally sensitive.

*Classes are Monday – Friday 8:30 until 2pm

* Guaranteed 5 hours/day, 5 days/week with the possibility of receiving additional classes and hours depending on student intake

Full-time teachers will receive the following benefits:

-Paid vacation

-Paid personal days

-Comprehensive medical insurance


University degree from a recognized Canadian University

Requirements: TESOL Ontario/TESL Canada certificate

Salary: $20.00 /hour

Apply by sending your resume and cover letter to  info@CLLC.ca

Centre for English Studies – Toronto

Centre for English Studies is currently seeking creative, qualified and dynamic English teachers to join their Junior and Adult team. Our Centre offers paid prep time, a teacher mentor program, a well-designed curriculum, plenty of resources and a collaborative team environment.

Must have a degree and a minimum of a 120-hour TESOL certificate + practicum.

Apply online!

Western Town College (WTC)

Western Town College (WTC) is a language school in Toronto that has been providing ESL classes for over 20 years.
The school delivers high quality ESL lessons and a fun and engaging learning environment. WTC teachers are the ones to create this dynamic atmosphere.

WTC is looking for qualified ESL teachers that encourages innovation, values the diversity of individuals and ideas, and promotes individual professional development.


  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • (TESL Canada) Recognized TESOL certificate

Specific Skills:

  • Prepare teaching materials for courses
  • Prepare, administer and mark tests and papers to evaluate students’ progress
  • Develop course material/content
  • Deliver lectures and presentations
  • Prepare report cards
  • Classroom management skills

To apply, please send your resume to info@westerntowncollege.ca

Northview Collegiate (NVC)

Northview Collegiate (NVC) is a private high school located in Brampton.

They offer Ontario High School Credit Courses from grades 9-12. Students can take these courses either on a part-time or full-time basis, in order to gain an Ontario High School Diploma.

NVC follows the Ontario curriculum. They also provide their students tutoring assistance and course and exam preparation assistance. They are currently looking for an ESL teacher.


  • College education
  • 1-2 years of teaching experience

Job duties:

  • Train and supervise students
  • Serve on faculty committees for budgets, curriculum revision, course requirements, student application review and staffing
  • Prepare, administer and mark tests and papers
  • Evaluate students’ progress
  • Prepare teaching materials and outlines for courses
  • Lead discussion groups and seminars
  • Deliver lectures and presentations
  • Conduct course and program evaluation or review
  • Advise students on program curricula and career decisions
  • Provide assistance to students with special needs

To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to: northviewcareers@gmail.com

EC English Language Centres (EC)

EC English Language Centres (EC) is a private language school specializing in the instruction of second language learning. With locations in top (English-speaking) destinations around the world, EC is a renowned school.

EC Montreal is searching for qualified English (ESL) teachers.


  • Must have a degree and a TESL Canada recognized TESOL certificate (or CELTA / Trinity Certificate).
  • Ability to plan and deliver high quality language lessons
  • Ability to work with new technologies for teaching and administration
  • Asset: Experience working or studying abroad

Find more information and apply today!

The Association for New Canadians (ANC)

The Association for New Canadians (ANC) is a non-profit organization that delivers settlement/integration services to newcomers to Newfoundland and Labrador. ANC is a community-based organization and has programs that cover all aspects of settlement, including language learning and employment.

ANC is looking for Outreach ESL Instructors. These instructors will teach adult learners and will meet them for 10 weeks.


  • Bachelor of Education and/or recognized TESOL Certificate/Diploma (preferred), or equivalent training and experience
  • A passion for working with people from diverse cultures and educational backgrounds
  • Above average command of English language, both written and oral
  • Experience in teaching/adult education and strong commitment to student learning
  • Flexible and able to work evenings and weekends.

Find more information and apply today!


Language Research Development Group (LRDG) – Remote

LRDG understands the unique needs of each of their students. Customization and having a supportive environment, are the values that has resulted in LRDG’s proven SLE (second language evaluation) success rate of 90%.

Based in Montreal, LRDG is a company that offers results-oriented second language training (in English and French).

They are looking for qualified English teachers for their remote English tutor position.


  • A bachelor’s degree in another relevant field (e.g., Literature, English linguistics, teaching English as a first language)
  • Teaching or tutoring experience is an asset
  • Excellent command of spoken and written English
  • Good knowledge of spoken and written French
  • Ability to teach English at different levels
  • Interested in distance learning

Find more information and apply today!

Canaway Academy – Online Position 

Canaway Academy is a Canadian educational institution located in Ontario. The school’s mission is to provide high-quality education to students and professionals in Latin America, and other parts of the world. Canaway Academy is always looking for qualified ESL teachers to teach their online courses.

The instructor will be teaching teens and adults so applicants must be easy-going, comfortable and creative.
There are pre-planned lessons but instructors can deviate from these lessons as long as they meet learning objects, and ensure that their students are learning in an engaging and fun environment.
Most of the classes are for teens and adults, but Canaway also teaches kids as young as 5 years old.

This position is remote but applicants must be a Canadian citizen or a Canadian Permanent Resident. Applicants should be available to work mainly in the afternoons and/or evenings.


  • Teaching ESL experience (must have TESOL certification)
  • Ability to work with Moodle and Zoom. Have basic computer skills (request)
  • Bilingual (English / Portuguese) (English / Spanish) (English / French) (preferred)

Job Description:

  • Teach English at a high level of proficiency
  • Assess and identify students’ individual learning needs
  • Keep students engaged using a variety of teaching techniques: discussions, lessons, audio-visual presentations
  • Mark and assign homework
  • Evaluate and review the progress of students, discuss results with them

To apply, please send your resume to:

Dayana Maratuech

To save time, please include a 5 to 10-minute video recorded demo lesson with your submission. The recording can be of any ESL topic that you are teaching to a real or fictitious audience.

ILSC – Toronto

ILSC-Toronto is looking for experienced and dynamic English Teachers to work days or evenings, in a friendly, fast-paced environment.

ILSC’s offers a diverse range of English programs and courses to both adult and young English language learners. Our English language courses include the following general and specialized areas:

  • Academic English
  • Communication
  • Creative and Cultural English courses (ie. Filmmaking, Drama, Creative Arts)
  • Business English
  • Test Preparation (IELTS, Cambridge, TOIEC)
  • Junior Programs (Teaching students aged 13-17)

We offer positions on an ongoing basis.

Job Duties:

Teachers are expected to prepare lessons designed to increase students’ communicative language abilities in accordance with the ILSC Curriculum and Course Outlines.

Essential Requirements:

All ESL teachers at ILSC must possess the following qualifications.

  • a completed Bachelors degree
  • a completed TESL certificate recognized by TESL Canada (or equivalent)
  • Please indicate in your application that you possess the above qualifications. You will be asked to provide proof of completion as a condition of employment.
Contact Information: E-mail your resume to Emily.Riche[at]ilsc[dot]com

ILSC – Montreal

ILSC-Montreal is looking for qualified ESL Teachers to join their team.

Teachers will be teaching ILSC’s diverse courses including:

  • Academic English
  • Communication Classes
  • Creative and Cultural English courses (e.g. Filmmaking, Drama, Creative Arts)
  • Business English
  • Exam Preparation (IELTS, Cambridge, TOIEC)
  • Junior Programs (Teaching young learners ages 13-17)

The successful candidate must meet the following requirements:

  • Have a Bachelor’s Degree
  • TESL Canada recognized TESOL certificate
    *Please indicate in your application that you possess these qualifications. You will have to provide proof of completion as a condition of employment.

Find out more and apply today!

Saskatchewan Intercultural Association

The Saskatchewan Intercultural Association is currently seeking LINC instructors. Must have an undergraduate degree in the humanities, 1-3 years ESL teaching experience and a TESL Canada accredited TESOL certificate. Find more information and apply today!

The Manitoba Institute of Trades & Technology (MITT) – in-person and/or online

The Manitoba Institute of Trades & Technology (MITT) is a public post-secondary institution located in Winnipeg. They train students for careers in Information and Business Technology,
Health Care and Human Services, and Skilled Trades.

They are looking for Casual Instructors to teach in their English Language Centre.

Classes will be in-person and/or online (as required). Work hours will be from 9:00 am to 3:30 pm, Monday to Friday.


  • TESL Canada recognized TESOL certificate.
  • A university degree in a related field.
  • Holds, or is working on obtaining, Introduction to Portfolio-Based Language Assessment (PBLA) for Classroom Instructors from Centre for Canadian Language Benchmarks.
  • Active member of a professional ESL organization, such as TESLMB or other TESL Canada approved organizations.

Find out more and apply today!

Hansa Language Centre – Online 

With 50 years of providing a wide array of English classes to international students, Hansa Language Centre is one of the largest and most established ESL schools in Canada. Through their “Flexible Learning System”, offering classes tailored to each students’ unique goals, Hansa continues to be the school that international students rely on for their English studies/development. Hansa has launched online ESL classes, which include programs/subjects like IELTS, Business English, EAP, and General English. They are looking for qualified ESL teachers to teach adult students online. Must have a bachelor’s degree and a TESOL (TESL Canada recognized) certificate. To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to:
Sven Greve – Director of Studies, Hansa Language Centre
Email: sven@hansacanada.com

Heartland International English School – Mississauga

Heartland International English School is looking for IELTS speaking examiners to join their team. They encourage fully qualified and experienced IELTS speaking examiners to apply. They will also train and certify qualified applicants.

IELTS tests will take place on Saturdays, Sundays, and Fridays. Occasionally, there will also be Wednesday and Thursday tests. Examiners must conduct IELTS speaking interviews and rate them based on the IELTS rubric of standards. The test centre will provide more information.


  • A bachelor or master’s degree (or qualification that can be demonstrated to be an equivalent of a bachelor/master’s degree).
  • A recognized qualification in TESOL
  • Minimum 3 years of full-time (or the equivalent part-time) TESOL teaching experience (minimum one year post-certificate level qualification)
  • Majority of teaching experience must be with adult learners (16 years and older).
  • Professional and interpersonal skills

To request an application form (and for further information on the Minimum Professional Requirements), please contact:
Douglas Aguiar – IELTS Manager, Heartland International Test Centre
Email: douglas@heartlandenglish.com
Phone: 1-204 989 8448

East Coast Language College

East Coast Language College occasionally seeks out qualified ESL teachers to teach at our Halifax school. Must have a TESL Canada accredited TESOL certificate (minimum 120-hour TESOL certificate + 20-hour practicum from accredited institution). Find more information and apply today!

Keyano College

Keyano College is a community college in the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo.
The College provides training and skills acquisition to address the needs of the Wood Buffalo community. Keyano emphasizes lifelong, relevant and practical learning. They are committed to their students being able to access post-secondary programs.

They are looking for a qualified ESL tutor


  • Bachelor’s degree
  • TESOL certificate
  • Preferred: minimum of 1 year teaching ESL experience teaching .
  • Preferred: experience teaching adults
  • Desired: strong communication, pedagogical, interpersonal and leadership skills

Apply today!

London Language Institute

London Language Institute offers both core and seasonal employment to ESL teachers. We offer a competitive remuneration package that includes teacher training. Qualified teachers who apply must be TESL Canada certified. Apply today!

St. George International College (SGIC) Toronto

SGIC is an ESL school in downtown Toronto. They are looking for passionate and qualified ESL teachers to join their team.

The ideal candidate must possess:

  • A bachelor’s degree
  • TESOL (TESL Canada recognized) certificate
  • Teaching experience (preference for experience teaching in Canada)
  • Ability to use Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and Excel — must be computer literate
  • Dynamic, engaging and professional 
  • Preferred: have a university degree and/or teaching experience
  • Preferred: experience with teaching online and comfortable with online video conferencing platforms 

Duties/tasks include:

  • Regular formal and summative feedback, creating report cards, attend teacher meetings, work with staff with regards to student progress
  • Taking attendance, teaching from set lesson plans, and integrating supplemental material
  • Using online portal to facilitate classroom learning
  • Enforce school policies
  • Demonstrate dynamic and enthusiastic personality
  • Demonstrate clear communication skills

Apply today! 

Language Advantage Inc. – Various Cities

For the last 20+ years, Language Advantage Inc. has provided language training to professionals in various languages (Mandarin, French, English and Spanish) in Toronto, Vancouver and Montreal.
Language Advantage Inc. wants every client to feel confident in speaking a different language applied in a business culture/context. Their teachers come from different backgrounds, all with an aim to provide their students an unforgettable experience in their classes.

Language Advantage Inc. strives to have teachers with international and national experience which can provide a rich cultural learning environment to their students. They are currently looking for ESL / business English teachers to join their for potential contracts in Canada.

The ideal candidate must possess:

  • Minimum of 3 years teaching experience
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • TESOL (TESL Canada recognized) certificate

Duties include:

  • Teach/provide high quality ESL / Business English classes to adults in an online format
  • Prepare lessons (along with teaching materials)
  • Ensure that students are in a safe learning environment
  • Direct/guide students’ learning

To apply, send your CV and cover letter to info@languageadvantage.com

Liberty Tutoring (online positions available)

Liberty Tutoring is a business that believes in the power of private one-to-one tutoring.
Their teachers focus on helping their students develop insight of the different subjects they are engaging in. Liberty Tutoring offers great career building opportunities in a growing industry.

Liberty Tutoring offers in-person tutoring visits. In-person sessions are available in Toronto, Kitchener, Ottawa, Oakville, Waterloo, and Montreal.

Since 2016, they have also launched online one-to-one sessions. They serve students in Ontario and Quebec.

Must be a university graduate, loves teaching/sharing knowledge with others, and knows how to motivate and bring out the best in others.

Find out more and apply today!

Brainy Education Centre (online positions available)

Brainy Education Centre‘s vision is to create excellent academic programs for students from grades 2 to 12. Their mission is to empower their students so that they will have the necessary skills to achieve life and academic goals. Brainy emphasize small classes with regular feedback and continuous engagement.

They offer in-person and online “Enrichment Classes” to their students in the GTA (Greater Toronto Area) to maximize their learning of subjects like English, French, etc. Brainy offers their online classes to students across Canada.

The ideal candidate must possess:

  • Bachelor’s degree with experience in teaching; graduate degree or teacher’s college diploma (preferred)
  • Expert in English literature and academic writing
  • Familiar with the current Ontario Curriculum and/or the International Baccalaureate (IB) MYP/DP curriculum requirements
  • Currently pursuing or completed Teacher’s College degree and OCT membership (asset: OCT pending membership)
  • Strong organizational, communication and interpersonal skills
  • Reliable and self-motivated
  • Excellent work ethic
  • Punctual

Find out more and apply today!

Birmingham International Collegiate of Canada (BICC)

BICC is a private, accredited university preparatory school in Toronto.

They offer courses in Math, Technology, Business and English. BICC’s students come from across the globe and go through BICC’s rigorous university prep courses in order that they enter the university of their choice. The school also places great emphasis on fostering a positive self-image so that their students can reach their full potential.

BICC is currently seeking a qualified English teacher with some duties as a Social Science teacher.


  • Bachelor’s Degree (or equivalent experience)
  • TESOL Certification (or be a member of a provincial or territorial teachers’ association or federation; or have a
  • Provincial or Territorial Teaching Certificate; or have a Provincial teacher’s certificate)
  • Have 2-less than 3 years of experience

Specific Skills:

  • Teach students through discussions/lectures/audio-visual presentations and laboratory/shop and field studies
  • Provide tutoring guidance/assistance
  • Prepare subject material for presentation, following an approved curriculum
  • Prepare, administer and correct tests
  • Participate in staff meetings, educational conferences and teacher training workshops
  • Evaluate the progress of students and discuss results with students, parents and school officials
  • Develop course material/content
  • Assign and correct homework
  • Work with on-line accounts and systems

To apply, send your resume and cover letter to joinus@bicc-edu.com

The Royal Canadian Institute of International Studies (RCIIS)

RCIIS is a mid-sized language school located in midtown Toronto. We are committed to the highest quality academics and focus on both speaking and general English skills. Our school environment is warm, open and accepting of all backgrounds and English levels. RCIIS fosters an environment where students feel safe and confident to speak English in and outside of the classroom.

We are currently seeking qualified ESL teachers for the summer season and beyond. These positions include morning, afternoon, and evening schedules with flexible starting times.

A teacher looking to work in our school can expect competitive wages, opportunities for advancement, paid marking hours and detailed teaching materials.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • TESL Canada or TESL Ontario approved certification
  • Native speaker
  • Must be able to legally work in Canada
  • Excellent English communication skills- both verbal and written
  • Previous Experience teaching or tutoring considered an asset
  • Previous experience working abroad is also desirable

Compensation: Starting rate is $20/hour and increases with time and student feedback.

Please send your resume and cover letter to our director Tong Zhang at education@rciis.ca

CLC Canada

CLC accepts applications for teaching positions on a rolling basis. If you are adaptable, enjoying connecting with people from around the world, have lived abroad, and have a minimum of a 120-hour TESOL certificate, this is the perfect role for you!

Apply today!

Coentreprise Cité Caron

We are currently seeking a part-time ESL teacher for business adult clientele at various sites in Montreal.

Must have a university degree in Education or related field (translation, literature, creative writing, etc.), experience teaching English to adults, and a minimum of 120-hour TESOL/TEFL certificate.

Salary: $18.00 to $20.00 /hour

Apply today with your cover letter and resume to manon.ouellet@centrecaron.ca

Berlitz Montreal

Berlitz offers instruction through various delivery platforms (face-to-face, virtual, online, mobile, study abroad) designed to teach the skills, to build confidence and to empower people to succeed on a global stage. We custom-design our programs to fit the specific needs of our clients, whether large or small corporations, individuals, young students or children.


We are seeking part and full-time language instructors to deliver lessons exclusively to federal government employees using the CEWP training program.

Additional responsibilities include:

– Maintaining good student records and profile cards up to date

– Participating in performance evaluation plan

– Properly integrating technology into teaching programs

  • Must have at least one year experience teaching English to adults 
  • Eligible to work in Canada (required)
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent, (required)
  • Experience teaching CEWP program (an good asset)
  • Access to a vehicle (a good asset)


  • Exceptional communication skills in English.
  • Speak the required language at idiomatic fluency level.
  •  Interactive and motivated instructors comfortable working in a diverse environment on a flexible schedule.

Salary: $17.00 /hour

Please apply by sending your cover letter and resume to  instructors@berlitz.ca

Ateliers de Conversation Anglaise (remote/online)

ACA is looking for qualified online ESL teachers to teach group and private classes to students in Quebec and across Canada. 


  • Excellent English communication skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills.
  • Experience in business, education or a related field.
  • Ability to use Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and Excel — must be computer literate.
  • Dynamic, engaging and professional. 
  • Preferred: have a university degree and/or teaching experience.
  • Preferred: experience with teaching online and comfortable with online video conferencing platforms. 

Apply today! 


Norquest is currently seeking a ESL Consultant to provide mentorship and professional development to rural and small urban ESL providers. Included in your role would be to provide webinars, building relationships with the community, develop , deliver and revise presentations, along with several other duties. Master in TESL is preferred. Preference given to a candidate familiar with this program, a candidate who has experience delivering online workshops, who has knowledge of Canadian Language Benchmarks and ATESL, familiar with all Microsoft programs. Must have your own vehicle. Communication with clients happens by phone, computer and in-person. Salary is based on experience and education. Apply today!

Hanson Canada

Hanson Canada is seeking a Language School Director to take on several duties for the school. Included in these duties are: developing strategies to meet market needs, review and launch existing language programs as a corporate training program, expand and maintain the agent team, collaborate with the marketing team to maintain high ESL enrolment, develop and promote TESL training program, attend industry events to promote Hanson School’s programming. More information about duties, qualifications and benefits can be found here.

Anne’s Language House

ANNE’S Language House (ALH) is seeking a qualified and experienced part-time English teacher, for 3-5 weeks, who has passion and skill to instruct English to international students.

We are  small and private ESL school in Calgary, Alberta with intimate-sized classes to ensure every student actively engages in class.

Applicants MUST have:

  • TESL Canada Level One Professional certification or the equivalent*
  • Min. of 2-year teaching experience as an ESL teacher
  • Enthusiasm for teaching
  • A university degree
  • Great communication skills including in both conversation and written
  • Teamwork-oriented and strong interpersonal skills
  • The ability to empathize with students from various cultures and backgrounds
  • Well-developed organizational skills
  • Basic computer skills
  • 2 years teaching experience is preferred

*Please specify your certification on your resume.

This is a substitute position with the potential for full-time hours.

Hourly wage: $22+ / hour

Apply today!

The Immigrant Education Society (TIES)

The Immigrant Education Society (TIES) is a non-profit charitable organization that provides opportunities to newcomers and low-income Canadians in Calgary. They have been serving Calgary for 30 years through programs like language learning, employment and settlement assistance.
They are currently looking for qualified English teachers to work as LINC Program Instructors.

Reporting to the LINC Program Senior Manager, the LINC Program Instructor facilitates and instructs assigned LINC clients following the PBLA Emerging Practice Guidelines aligned with the Canadian Language Benchmarks 2012. The Instructor prepares engaging lessons within modules that are real-world task rich, adjusts curriculum to the needs of clients, and evaluates student progress to ensure smooth delivery of the program.


  • A Bachelor’s Degree in English or Education
  • Preferred: TESOL certificate, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Minimum two years of teaching experience in a related field
  • Completion of PBLA training
  • Asset: experience in a non-profit organization

Find more information and apply today!

New Hope Resettlement Institute

New Hope Resettlement Institute in Edmonton is a private training organization or college / Language school. They are looking for an ESL teacher (College level) to join their team.

The students will be adults, immigrants, college/university students and international students


  • English fluency 
  • College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma (TESOL certificate) from a program of 3 months to less than 1 year
  • 1-2 years of relevant experience

Specific skills:

  • Teach through discussions, lectures, audio/visual presentations and laboratory, shop and field studies
  • Prepare, administer and mark tests/papers to evaluate students’ progress
  • Prepare teaching materials and outlines for courses
  • Deliver lectures and presentations
  • Conduct course and program evaluation or review
  • Advise students on program curricula and career decisions
  • Prepare reports

Personal skills : Effective interpersonal skills; Flexibility; Client focus; Excellent oral communication skills; Organized and reliable

To apply, please send your CV and cover letter to: jeointime@newhopeesl.org

Stafford House – Toronto

Stafford House Study Holiday Program (SHSH) is a part of Cambridge Education Group (CEG), one of the leading providers of pre-university academic courses and English language courses. We host an international program to students aged 12-18. This program provides short-term language courses which include academics, social activities, sports and excursions in a safe, well-managed environment. This year’s summer ‘pop-up’ schools are located in multiple locations across Canada, the US and UK.

Toronto’s summer school is located at York University. Our curriculum and methodology focus on interaction and engagement. We invite people to enjoy learning English by using the language in a fun and energetic way. There is also the potential for exceptional teachers to continue with us after the summer, if desired.

Key responsibilities of ESL teachers:

  • Provide instruction in an integrated skills curriculum, using the communicative method.
  • Offer weekday Intensive ESL classes
  • Accurately maintain academic records (i.e. Lesson Plans, Attendance, Grades, Report Cards, etc.).
  • Provide superior customer service through your everyday interaction with students.

Special consideration will be given to applicants with:

  • 1+ years of teaching experience in a similar ESL context
  • The ability to take on additional tasks as an activities leader or residential assistant

Requirements (Please do not apply if you do not have the qualifications below)

  • TESL / TESOL Certification with practicum
  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Accountability
  • Enthusiasm
  • Creative
  • Team player
  • Customer focused

Salary: $18.00 to $20.00 /hour

Immigrant and Multicultural Services Society (IMSS)

Immigrant and Multicultural Services Society (IMSS) of Prince George provides integration and settlement services to refugees and immigrants in Prince George.

They are seeking a qualified ESL teacher to adult immigrants under the direction of the Head English Language Instructor, helps learners develop linguistic and cultural competence to participate fully in Canadian education, work and cultural environments and provide orientation to Canadian customs, systems and norms.

For more information on this job opportunity, please click here


  • A completed undergraduate degree
  • Recognized TESOL certificate from a Canadian institution
  • Knowledge of the application of the Canadian Language Benchmarks (CLB)
  • Experience using Portfolio Based Language Assessment (PBLA)
  • Experience teaching adult ESL learners in a classroom setting
  • Asset: community based, settlement ESL experience
  • Cultural competency and sensitivity, understanding the needs of new immigrants to Canada
  • Applicants must be able to provide proof of proficiency in English at CLB 8 or above in all 4 skills
  • Criminal Record Check required
  • Knowledge of a language other than English will be considered an asset

To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to Frank Robertson: frankr@imss.ca

Quest Language Studies

Quest now accepting applications for teaching positions in downtown Toronto. We are seeking creative, enthusiastic and experienced ESL teachers for short-term, long-term and substitute positions to begin shortly.

All applicants must have an excellent knowledge/command of grammar, have an understanding of communicative language techniques, hold a degree (BA) and be TESL Canada or TESL Ontario (or the equivalent) certified.

Experience teaching exam preparation courses — IELTS, TOEFL, Cambridge (CAE & FCE), TOEIC is considered an asset.

Rate: $22.00 to $25.00

If you meet these requirements, please forward your resume to work@studyquest.net.

Thank you for your application. Please keep in mind that only select candidates will be chosen for an interview.

Global Village Toronto

Join the best teaching team in Toronto!

Global Village Toronto is one of the largest, private, English as a Second Language school in Toronto, committed to the highest-quality academics and services.

We are currently seeking qualified ESL teachers.

We offer teachers competitive wages, paid prep time, benefits, a mentor teacher program, a comprehensive curriculum, a comfortable, fun atmosphere and a great team environment.

Requirements:  Teachers must have a B. A. degree or 3-year College Diploma, a TESL certificate, and a min. of one year experience teaching. Experience teaching IELTS, Cambridge Test Preparation, EAP is an asset.

Global Village is seeking individuals committed to our values: quality, integrity, customer service, fun, teamwork, and resourcefulness.

Please send your resume and cover letter to our Assistant Director of Studies, Sabrina Russo, at jobstoronto@gvenglish.com

For more information about Global Village English Centres at:

Kaplan Toronto

Kaplan KIE in Toronto is currently seeking ESL instructors on a part-time and full-time basis. We are seeking teachers who can maintain responsibility for all aspects of classroom management within their classes. In addition, we are looking for teachers who can adhere to the Kaplan curriculum while supporting students to achieve their academic goals. This is done through English language instruction and preparation for standardized tests. We are seeking charismatic, experienced and talented teachers who can provide students with an outstanding educational experience.

Key Job Responsibilities Include: 

  • Teaching classes using the Kaplan curriculum, across multiple levels, as assigned
  • Preparing lessons according to the established syllabus
  • Maintaining an atmosphere conducive to learning, including maintaining classroom facilities
  • Maintaining accurate record-keeping for daily attendance and student performance
  • Attending staff meetings and workshops; participating in ongoing training programs
  • Becoming familiar with and adhere to company policies and procedures
  • Tutor students as assigned and if available
  • Liaise with the Academic Supervisor to improve the delivery of Kaplan academic

Minimum Requirements include:  
BA Degree
TESOL Certification
Outstanding skills in creating a dynamic, interactive classroom experience
Must be authorized to work in Canada

Preferred Qualifications 

  • 3+ years of experience teaching ESL in a group setting
  • Experience with industry, international students and/ or overseas teaching experience
  • One or more foreign language ability

Apply today!

Learning Tree Tutors

Learning Tree Tutors is seeking qualified ESL Tutors for 1-on-1 tutoring to work on a casual basis. Tutors travel to student homes for tutoring. Hours will vary depending on the number of students teachers wish to accept and what assignments are currently available at your location.


  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Graduation from TESL Ontario or TESL Canada approved program/
  • Experience teaching or tutoring
  • Native speaker/standard accent
  • Experience with Accent Reduction is desirable
  • Experience with IELTS or CELPIP or TOEFL test prep preferable
  • Excellent English communication skills- both verbal and written
  • Reliable transport / personal vehicle preferred
  •  Able to tutor in central and midtown Toronto (M postal codes)

Personal Skills:

– Open to new ideas and learning strategies
– Good communication and interpersonal/rapport building skills
– Patient, caring, dependable & flexible

Salary: $22.00 to $28.00 /hour

To apply, send your resume and cover letter to info@learningtreetutors.com

English Testing Canada – Various Cities

We are seeking qualified and experienced individuals to join our teaching team of IELTS Examiners. IELTS Examiners are responsible for conducting speaking tests to IELTS standards. Most shifts are Saturday afternoons and evenings, with occasional Sunday and Thursday shifts available.

Please indicate your city with your application.

Minimum Professional Requirements:

  • An undergraduate or Master’s degree equivalent.
  • TESOL or recognized equivalent
  • Minimum of 3 years’ relevant TESOL teaching experience (minimum one-year post-certificate level qualification). The majority of this experience must relate to adult students (16 years +).
  • The required professional attributes and interpersonal skills.

We are seeking staff who want to help us further our philosophy centred in diversity, progressiveness and equity. Our workplace is one where teamwork and respect are valued.

English Testing Canada welcomes applications from people with disabilities. If you require any accommodations to fully participate in the application process, please inform us.

Salary: $45.00 /hour

To receive further instructions in regards to the application process, send an e-mail to ieltsexaminerjobs@myetc.ca.

Apex Language & Career College – Halifax

Apex Language & Career College specializes in preparing international students for university entrance. They are always looking for qualified teachers to join their team. :

Employment Requirements:

  • BA in an appropriate discipline (preferred: applied linguistics, education)
  • TESOL certificate (TESL-Canada certified)
  • Strong command of English: excellent verbal and written skills
  • Minimum two years of experience teaching ESL/EAP
  • Work experience outside Canada (preferred)
  • Excellent interpersonal and cross-cultural communication skills
  • Demonstrated excellence in teaching English 
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a team and independently 
  • Passion for teaching and willingness to go above and beyond 

Please send your resume via email to info@alcc.ca

International Language Institute – Halifax 

The International Language Institute is accepting resumes from qualified ESL teachers. 

Employment Requirements:

  • BA in an appropriate discipline (preferred: applied linguistics, ESL/EFL)
  • TESOL certificate (TESL Canada-certified)
  • Minimum two years of experience teaching 
  • Must be legally entitled to work in Canada 

To apply, please send your cover letter and CV in Word Document to Johanne Dupuis, ILI Director at study@ili.ca

The Language Centre (Saint Mary’s University)  – Halifax

The Language Centre  at Saint Mary’s University always welcomes resumes from qualified ESL instructors:

Employment Requirements:

  • Masters degree in TEFL/TESL or in Applied Linguistics
  • Minimum of two years experience in teaching ESL or EFL (one of these years should be in an Intensive English Program)
  • Experience working abroad (preferred)
  • Understanding of and experience in teaching EAP in a university environment
  • Online ESL teaching experience (qualification/certification for teaching online is an asset)
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Excellent interpersonal and cross-cultural communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work as part of a team
  • TESOL certification (TESL Canada recognized)

Please send your resume as an attachment via email to:

Kate Morrison
Academic Services Manager
The Language Centre, Saint Mary’s University
Halifax, N.S.

Halifax Language Institute of Canada

Halifax Language Institute of Canada is an English school in downtown Halifax. Going beyond language instruction, Halifax Language Institute wants to instruct their students real communication skills in order that they thrive and be successful in their academic and professional careers, as well as in any of their personal endeavours.

Their class sizes are small to facilitate dynamic student-centered and task-based learning. They are seeking energetic and qualified English teachers.

The ideal candidate must possess

  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university
  • TESOL (TESL Canada recognized) certification
  • Highly valued: bilingual or multi-lingual background
  • Highly valued: teaching experience abroad
  • Asset: specialized training or experience in the following areas: TOEFL, English for Academic Purposes, IELTS, Business English, grammar

To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to:

Jordan Reed – Executive Director, HLIC 

Immigrant Services Association of Nova Scotia

Immigrant Services Association of Nova Scotia has an ongoing job posting for English as an Additional Language (EAL) Instructors. They are looking for a qualified teacher to teach adult newcomers. 

For more information on this job opportunity, please click here.

The ideal candidate must meet these required qualifications:

  • Bachelors Degree (or equivalent combination of education and experience)
  • Recognized TESL qualification
  • Completion of the CLB Bootcamp online training (click here for more details)
  • 2 years experience in a similar role (teaching adults)
  • Preferred: experience working in a cross-cultural environment (delivering direct service to immigrants)
  • Experience working with CLB and Portfolio Based Language Assessment (PBLA)
  • Experience in teaching online
  • Experience in EAL curriculum development is an asset

To apply: Please e-mail your resume and cover letter merged into one document to careers@isans.ca
(please state the title of the position you are applying for in the subject line).

GEOS Language Plus

Employment Requirements:

  • Degree AND TESL Canada Certification (TESOL/TESL/TEAL)
  • 3 years of ESL teaching experience
  • Native English speaker

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Report to the Academic Coordinator on a weekly basis
  • Know and understand program curriculum
  • Place emphasis on task-based learning
  • Provide feedback, correction, evaluation, encouragement and direction to students throughout the program and specifically in reference to student lesson plans and practice lesson
  • Use current ESL techniques, approaches and resources
  • Plan and preparing for academic excursions
  • Strong intercultural communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work with staff from a diverse background

Job type:  Part-time

Salary: $18.00 to $20.00 /hour

Please send your resume via email to info@geostoronto.com

inlingua – Victoria 

inlingua Victoria is part of a global network of about 400 inlingua schools across the globe. They are always looking for qualified English teachers.
  • A completed Bachelor’s degree
  • A completed TESL certificate – TESL Canada-recognized (or equivalent)
  • A dynamic personality and availability to work with flexible schedules (in a friendly and fast paced environment)
  • Previous experience in Canada and/or overseas is an asset

To apply please submit your Resume in person at:

inlingua Victoria College of Languages

Suite 101 – 910 Government Street
Victoria, BC, V8W 1X3

Or by e-mail at:


Please note that only candidates who have both a Bachelor’s degree and a recognized TESL Canada Certification will be contacted.

ILSC – Vancouver

ILSC is seeking a TESOL instructor to fulfill the following job duties:
  • Knowing and understanding the program curriculum
  • Prepare materials to present to students
  • Knowledge of the University of Cambridge ESOL – TKT exams
  • Model an example of a good ESL teacher, including emphasizing a task-based learning method.
  • Working with the director with practicum placements and coordination
  • Providing feedback, correction, encouragement and direction to students, specifically in reference to student lesson plans and practice lessons.
  • Evaluating and documenting progress
  • Keeping current in ESL techniques, approaches and resources
Essential Qualifications, Skills, and Attributes:
  • Degree AND TESOL certification with 5 years ESL teaching experience and 2 years ESL teacher training experience

Please submit your resume via email to Sharlene.Reis[at]greystonecollege[dot]com

ILAC – remote (online) position – Vancouver

ILAC is hiring teachers to teach evening classes online. All candidates must be located in BC, Canada, and available to work Sunday to Thursday, 5.45pm-9pm

Teach a variety of subjects/levels including:
– Test preparations
– Business English
– Pathway course
– General English

The ideal candidate must meet these requirements:

  • Has completed a bachelor’s degree
  • TESOL certificate (TESL Canada recognized)
  • Teaching experience abroad or in Canada is an asset
  • Online teaching experience with Zoom is an asset

The candidate must also:
– be punctual and highly organized
– be dynamic, fun and engaging
– be professional and respectful towards other cultures
– bring forth lots of energy and enthusiasm during classes
– present a professional and neat appearance

Apply now by emailing your resume and cover letter to vancouverjobs@ilac.com

Please make sure the subject line of your email includes the position you are applying for

VanWest College

VanWest College is a private Canadian college with locations in Kelowna and Vancouver, British Columbia. They offer a wide range of classes to improve students’ communication skills and business knowledge in order that they be successful in any workplace environment. They are looking for qualified ESL teachers to teach in their Vancouver campus.

Join a team of talented, passionate and driven professionals. Take advantage of state of the art facilities, a competitive wage (plus benefits) and opportunities for professional development. Daily schedule will be from 8:30-2:45.

The ideal candidate must possess:

  • A bachelor’s degree
  • TESL Canada recognized TESOL certificate
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Dynamic, energetic and enthusiastic personality, with strong interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work independently
  • Ability to collaborate and work in a multicultural team setting
  • Experience using conferencing and e-learning platforms (Zoom, Forms, and Google Classroom)

Apply today!

Supporting Women’s Alternatives Network (SWAN Vancouver)

SWAN Vancouver is looking for an experienced and qualified ESL Community Language Instructor with a passion for social justice.

For more information on this job opportunity, please click here.

The ideal candidate must meet these required qualifications:

  • Have a bachelor’s degree
  • Have a TESOL certificate (TESL Canada recognized)
  • Teaching experience abroad or in Canada is an asset
  • Online teaching experience with Zoom is an asset

To apply, please contact Kelly Go at outreach@swanvancouver.ca with the subject line “Community Language Instructor”. Include the following documents: TESL certificate (or equivalent qualification), cover letter and resume
outlining your experience and suitability for the position.

Sprott Shaw Language College (SSLC) – Vancouver (in-person classes, hybrid and online)

Sprott Shaw Language College has Toronto, Vancouver and Victoria. They are a leading language school that places great emphasis on modern technology, as a means to relate English to the interests of their students.

Their unique and innovative lessons as well as fun learning atmosphere create an environment where everyone in the classroom is participating in communication.

SSLC is currently seeking qualified ESL supply teachers to teach in their Vancouver campus.


  • A Bachelor’s Degree.
  • TESL Canada approved/recognized TESOL certificate.
  • Minimum of 2 years experience.
  • Asset: international teaching experience.
  • Must be a native speaker

Required qualities:

  • Ability to assist and educate adult students
  • Excellent oral communication skills with clear pronunciation/enunciation
  • Knowledge of English grammar and academic writing
  • Ability to work independently and in a team
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Practical experience related to area of instruction
  • Experience working with international students
  • Excellent classroom management skills

To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to jobs@studysslc.com

Canadian College

Canadian College is located in the heart of downtown Vancouver. They offer several internationally recognized Certificates and Diplomas.

They are always looking for highly skilled, driven people who value a collaborative, open environment and a flexible, professional culture.

Most of their instructor positions are part time (taking place once a week in the afternoon or evening).


  • Undergraduate degree in your area of expertise (master level preferred)
  • Minimum of 5 years experience in your area of expertise
  • Minimum of 2 years teaching or training experience
  • Ability to work in a multi-cultural setting (overseas experience an asset)

To apply, please submit an electronic resume to work@canadiancollege.com (Mark in subject area: Attention Director – Teaching Position).

NAE Tech Solution

NAE Tech Solution is seeking experienced and enthusiastic English tutors to deliver our online lessons.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Deliver online ESL classes to Asian students 3-10 years of age.
  • The curriculum is provided.
  • Hours are usually between 9 AM-9 PM, depending on the teachers’/students’ availability.

Qualifications and Skills

  • University degree
  • Minimum 1 year of ESL teaching experience
  • Experienced in a primary school environment
  • Native English speaker is highly preferred
  • Enthusiastic, adaptable, flexible, friendly and approachable
  • Experienced teaching Chinese students is considered an asset
  • Experienced in video recording is considered a definite asset
  •  TEFL, TESOL, CELTA certification required
  • Ability to work remotely and on a part-time basis

Salary: $18.00 to $20.00 /hour

Apply here

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