OverviewUniversity of Manitoba Pronunciation Clinics, Instructor Temporary in Winnipeg, MB
University of Manitoba
Branch Winnipeg MB CA
Pronunciation Clinics, Instructor
Extended Education is seeking one or more experienced, academically credentialed, subject matter experts to instruct Pronunciation Clinics….
Job Description :
Pronunciation Clinics CONV 0208
Extended Education is seeking one or more experienced, academically credentialed, subject matter experts to instruct Pronunciation Clinics.
This workshop helps students speak more clearly and develop an awareness of their own strengths and weaknesses in the context of pronunciation. Students are able to improve their pronunciation through a variety of authentic speaking tasks. The various components of good pronunciation, including linking, intonation, word stress patterns, and focus words, are introduced and examined. Students will see improvement in both their overall comprehension and comprehensibility.
The responsibilities of the position include in-class instruction to adult learners, student assessment including grading and providing supplementary curriculum resources. Access to a personal computer is a requirement of this position.
Applicants must have an undergraduate degree or a suitable combination of post-secondary education, professional certification and work experience in the applicable field. In addition, applicants should have experience in adult learning and teaching, excellent communication and interpersonal skills, and be highly organized. Applicants must be committed to life-long learning and embrace a learner-centered approach to teaching. The ability to engage students in their learning environment and a commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion are an integral part of the position. Assets also include experience instructing at a post-secondary level, using teaching and learning technology (e.g. UMLearn), and demonstrated leadership skills.
Additional Information :
Total contact hours: 12
CRN Section Start Date End Date start time End Time hrs/day Day(s) Wks
2607 E02 14-May-18 11-Jun-18 1145 1445 3 M 4
2608 E03 14-May-18 11-Jun-18 1500 1800 3 M 4
2609 E04 29-Jun-18 03-Aug-18 1145 1345 2 F 6
2610 E05 29-Jun-18 03-Aug-18 830 1030 2 F 6
2612 E07 27-Jun-18 01-Aug-18 1530 1730 2 W 6
2613 E08 06-Jun-18 22-Jun-18 1145 1345 2 WF 3
2614 E09 06-Jun-18 22-Jun-18 830 1030 2 WF 3
2615 E10 06-Jun-18 22-Jun-18 1230 1430 2 WF 3
2616 E11 06-Jun-18 22-Jun-18 1530 1730 2 WF 3
2674 E13 18-May-18 22-Jun-18 830 1030 2 F 6
2676 E15 18-Jun-18 16-Jul-18 1145 1445 3 M 4
2677 E16 18-Jun-18 16-Jul-18 1500 1800 3 M 4
2678 E17 16-May-18 31-May-18 830 1030 2 WF 3
To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to Janice Bailey at [email protected] .
Deadline: Monday, April 9, 2018
We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those advancing in the selection process will be contacted.
The University of Manitoba is strongly committed to equity and diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from women, members of racialized communities, Indigenous persons, persons with disabilities, persons of all sexual orientations and genders, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.
Application materials, including letters of reference, will be handled in accordance with The Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (Manitoba). Please note that curriculum vitae may be provided to participating members of the search process.
At this time, do not click apply to submit your materials online. Please send your materials to the department contact listed in the ad.
Employment Type: Temporary
Location: Winnipeg, MB, CA
Posted on: 2018-04-03