French Teacher

  • Oxford Learning Centres
  • Oxford Learning Halifax Halifax, Nova Scotia
  • Apr 02, 2024
Part-Time Teaching

Job Description

French Teacher/Tutor Wanted

Helping kids realize their dreams and overcome school challenges is passionate work, and Oxford Learning Halifax is looking for dynamic and upbeat individuals to take on the important and fulfilling responsibility of helping kids find their way to a better future. Our programs impart new approaches to learning, designed to last a lifetime. We teach students how to learn, concentrate, listen, remember, and most importantly, to believe in themselves as they achieve their academic goals. We are looking for teachers who will honour our Interactive Coaching methods and philosophy in a fun environment. A dedicated and passionate individual who thrives on seeing students succeed will enjoy this role!

Position Requirements

All Teacher-Tutors at Oxford Learning work during after-school and evening hours (3:00pm - 7:00 pm) as well as Saturdays, 9:30 am - 2:00 pm. 

This role is in-person. You must be able to commute to this location. This is not an online position. Vulnerable sector screening is mandatory.


  • Enroled in a Bachelor’s degree program or higher, or similar certification in a relevant field
  • Teaching certification an asset
  • Good knowledge of the current Grades 9-12 French core curriculum


  • Some experience teaching/tutoring French at a Grade 9 to 12 (or equivalent) level
  • Strong English written and oral communication skills
  • Strong French skills and ability to guide students’ understanding
  • Ability to multitask and balance working with up to three students at a time
  • Be personable, empathetic, and reliable
  • Demonstrate problem-solving ability and critical thinking
  • Show a willingness to learn and grow
  • Dynamic, energetic and outgoing personality - Learning has to be fun!

Responsibilities (Position Details)

You will work directly with students as an Interactive Coach with the following responsibilities:

  • Teaching up to 3 students at a time at different levels
  • Teaching online and in-person
  • Following the Oxford Learning methodologies and philosophies
  • Filling in post-lesson notes
  • Completing daily student communication updates
  • Maintaining a friendly and professional manner at all times

Smiles, High-Fives & Happy Students

In this position, you will play a key role in helping students develop their self-confidence and self-esteem. The rewards of helping children overcome academic hurdles and realize their inner potential can be very fulfilling. You will be rewarded with smiling faces and high-fives during every shift. Other rewards of the role include:

  • fun staff events
  • ongoing training opportunities
  • frequent check-ins and feedback
  • company growth opportunities
  • hands-on development of your teaching skills

Job Type: Part-time

Salary Range: $18 - $20 / hour to start


  • Evenings (3:00pm - 7:00pm)
  • Monday to Friday
  • Saturday availability (9:30am - 2:00pm)

About Oxford Learning

Oxford Learning is a Canadian supplemental education provider helping students get better grades since 1984. Offering a full range of programs for students of all ages and abilities, Oxford Learning uses the science of cognitive learning to help all students develop stronger learning skills they can rely on for life!

Are you the superstar teacher-tutor we have been searching for? Apply now!

Address: 6270 Quinpool Road, Halifax

We thank all applicants for their interest in joining the team at Oxford Learning Halifax. However, only those selected for the interview process will be contacted.