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ESL Instructor, part-time

10/06/2016 4:59 pm

Rockford University invites applicants for the position of ESL Instructor. The successful candidate will be teaching students in Levels 1 to 5 the following courses: Grammar, Listening/ Speaking, Reading/ Writing and Academic Preparation. Position is approximately 22 hours per week.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide ESL course instruction at various proficiency levels, in knowledge areas and in different skill sets.
  • Prepare lesson plans for classes.
  • Deliver lectures and facilitate interactive classes on the various subject matter areas and assist students in the learning process.
  • Evaluate and monitor students’ progress.
  • Maintain records to report attendance
  • Attend in-service meetings and ongoing professional development activities
  • Assist the Director with program needs in areas including orientation, placement/exit testing, textbook and material needs, co/extra-curricular activities
  • Other duties as assigned

Education and/ or Experience:

  • A minimum of two years of teaching ESL full-time or equivalent, including experience developing curriculum and training materials.
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent training and/ or certification in ESOL, TESOL, Linguistics, or teaching a foreign language.
  • Experience learning a foreign language.

To Apply:
Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Please submit a cover letter, list of references and a resume/ Curriculum Vitae to: HumanResources@rockford.edu