Support Staff Employment Opportunity

Math Facilitator

Saint John College UNB Saint John

Competition #:#051-13.14Closing Date:July 31, 2013 4:00PM
Employment Group:A.P.T.Salary or Rate:$22.31 - $28.92 Per Hour
Employment Date:(tentative)September 3, 2013Hours per Week:Full/Part-Time (varible hours)
Position Length:(tentative)Term from September 2013 to December 2013Funding:External Funding


Reporting to the Director, Associate Director, and the Program Delivery Coordinator or EAP Program Coordinator, the Math Facilitator will deliver math courses for international students in preparation for post-secondary study at the undergraduate or graduate level.
Representative Responsibilities
   Provide instruction to large or small groups of learners and/or to individual learners, as assigned.
   Create detailed lesson plans for each class taught and compile an electronic record of all curriculum documents utilized in each math course.
   Assist learners in understanding the academic, professional and the cultural norms of a Canadian post-secondary environment, as necessary.
   Schedule time for individual consultation with learners.
   Provide regular, in-depth feedback to learners on their progress on assignments, test, and examinations and to the respective Program Coordinator on student issues, learners’ progress or other administrative matters such as scheduling.
   Track attendance for students and report attendance to the Program Coordinators.
   Maintain a grading record for all students and submit final grades to the designated Program Coordinator at the designated time each term/semester.
   Participate in end-of-term consultations with respective Program Coordinators regarding students at risk of failing their courses/programs and, as required, be available to participate in student appeals.
   Attend and participate in regular level/program meetings with Program Coordinators and/or the SJC Curriculum Coordinator. Develop/create curriculum and/or supplementary materials for in-class lessons, as necessary.
   Participate, on an on-going, as needed basis, in math curriculum review and development and provide feedback/input into math curriculum matters.
   Completion of a Bachelor’s degree (Master’s preferred) in a related field (e.g. Education, English Language and/or Literature, Linguistics).
   Teaching English as a Second/Foreign/Other Language Certification (i.e. TESL, CELTA, TEFL, TESOL).
   Minimum of 3-4 years’ experience teaching Math at the middle and/or high school levels. Teaching Math for Academic Purposes at the post-secondary level preferred.
   Demonstrated cross-cultural experience and competence (in Canada and/or abroad).
   Ability to work collaboratively with other instructors and administrators.
   Ability to mentor, counsel and advise peers in an effective and positive manner.
   Organized, with the ability to multi-task effectively.
   Must be culturally sensitive and have previous experience with international students.


For more information, please contact:

UNB Fredericton
Human Resources Room 102
Physics & Admin. Building
Fax: 506-453-4611

UNB Saint John
Financial & Admin. Services
Room 114/115, Oland Hall
Fax: 506-648-5714

We thank all applicants for their interest but wish to advise that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Applications will be accepted ONLY until the end of regular business hours on the closing date.