Employment - Literacy Instructor/Coordinator

Literacy Instructor/Coordinator

Municipality of the County of Inverness

Part-Time Contract

Weekdays Evenings


Job Type:                Part-time Term Contract (36 weeks)

Location:                Inverness, NS

Hours per Week: 17

Hourly Rate:          $26.00

Inverness County Literacy has an opening for a part-time instructor/coordinator. The Literacy Instructor/Coordinator will be responsible for the promotion, recruitment and delivery of the Adult Learning Programs and GED Preparation Program to adult learners throughout Inverness County during the 2022 – 2023 program year.

Job Duties:

  • Conduct informal assessments of new and current participants, using a variety of assessment tools and strategies.
  • Assist participants set realistic learning goals and objectives.
  • Develop learning plans for each participant and review with the participant throughout the program.
  • Develop and maintain participant files.
  • Evaluate participants’ progress on a regular basis.
  • Motivate participants to achieve their goals.
  • Provide classroom management and instruction of program participants.
  • Facilitate family literacy programming.
  • Complete and submit any and all reports, as required.
  • Maintain program and participant confidentiality.
  • Conduct and attend safety, operational and training meetings, as required.
  • Adhere to safety regulations, policies and procedures.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Bachelor of Education or a Bachelor of Arts or equivalent in training and/or experience.
  • Demonstrated ability to build safe, individualized and inclusive learning environments.
  • Demonstrated ability to incorporate technology into learning strategies.
  • Comfortable working in environments that require time management, prioritization, relationship-building and empathy.
  • General competence in adult education and family training programs.
  • Familiarity with and/or willingness to take training in the following: LaMPPS, CAMERA, E3 Framework and Practitioner Training.
  • Access to reliable transportation.
How To Apply

Municipality of the County of Inverness will be accepting applications for this position via email. Please follow the instructions below carefully. Failure to do so may result in disqualification.

To apply for this position, please submit your cover letter and resume, in confidence to: jobs@invernesscounty.ca

We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

Email Address: jobs@invernesscounty.ca Apply here

Intended Audience

This employment opportunity is open for: Canadian, Permanent Residents, and Temporary Residents who are able to work for any employer in Canada (Study Permit and Open work permit holders).

Only applicants who are authorized to work in Canada will be considered.

Location Information
Inverness County
Nova Scotia
Opportunity Information
Municipality of the County of Inverness
NOC Code
Experience Required
An Asset
Available Openings
Pay Type
To be Determined
Estimated Weekly Hours
Start Date
End Date
Posted on
September 12th 2022
September 23rd 2022