Employment @ ESM

Essential Skills Manitoba is a not-for-profit organization that provides Essential Skills assessment and training. We are seeking qualified candidates for the following position(s):

Essential Skills Instructor/Assessor

Directly reporting to the Operations Manager, the Instructor/Assessor is part of team responsible for Essential Skills assessment and training. Other duties include the development of lesson plans and assessment tools, report writing, evaluations, and administrative tasks.


  • Deliver ES programs and curriculum in collaboration with other ES team members
  • Develop classroom exercises to enhance participants’ Essential Skills
  • Define student learning objectives based on employer/industry requirements
  • Deliver formative and summative evaluations to measure student learning
  • Maintain accurate and complete participant records


  • Degree in Education or Adult Education, or experience as a Workplace Trainer
  • Minimum of 2 years experience in Adult Education
  • Experience in group facilitation
  • Knowledge and understanding of Essential Skills
  • Experience working with diverse, multi-barriered, multi-cultural participants

Preferred Skills and Abilities

  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Suite (Word, Outlook, Power Point, Excel)
  • Strong numeracy and computer skills, with sufficient knowledge to help students
  • Strong planning and organizational abilities
  • Able to prioritize and complete work within a demanding work schedule
  • Able to communicate effectively with Case Managers and other colleagues
  • Able to connect and correlate Essential Skills to the workplace

Communication / Presentation Skills

  • Strong presentation skills
  • Strong communication skills, both oral and written
  • Proficient in writing reports and business communications
  • Able to collaborate with other ES instructors and team members

Please forward your resume to info@esmanitoba.ca by March 31, 2020.

We thank all candidates for their interest; however, only those who are selected for an interview will be contacted.