ESL Instructor

ESL Instructor

Employer

Johnston Community College
245 College Road
Smithfield, NC 27577
Phone: 919-934-3051

Job Location

On & Offsite JCC Campus Locations, North Carolina

Salary/Grade

$27.75 - $32.75 Hourly

Benefits

None

Job Category

  • Instructional (Faculty)

Application Period

Opens: Wednesday, February 7, 2018
Closes: Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Target Start Date

Thursday, March 1, 2018

Expected Work Hours

Varies

Employment Type

Part Time

Minimum Qualifications

Education Minimum:   Associate's degree in education, foreign language, linguistics or similar field.

Experience Minimum:  ESL teaching experience in a postsecondary environment.  Experience coordinating and implementing marketing/advertising efforts for educational events within a community.

 

Preferred Qualifications

Education Preferred: A Bachelor's degree in education, foreign language, linguistics or similar field. TEFL, TESL, TESOL, or Interpreter certification(s).

Experience Preferred: Specific experience with online instruction and educational technology.  Experience working with the diverse academic, socio-economic, cultural, disability, and ethnic backgrounds of students. Certification and experience with the standardized test CASAS.

Position Description

Provide instruction in assigned class(es) in coordination with Director of Basic Skills and established course model syllabus/syllabi.  Create a learning and teaching environment for students in accordance with the educational objectives of the college.  Other duties may be assigned.

 Knowledge & Responsibilities:

  • Teach assigned classes – day and evening as needed.
  • Coordinate the development of academic programming in ESL to meet the diverse needs of the student population.
  • Ensure ESL students are meeting performance gains through pre and post testing on a standardized exam (CASAS).
  • Maintain accurate attendance and scholastic records of students in accordance with Basic Skills policies and procedures.
  • Coordinate and implement marketing events throughout the local community to promote and recruit ESL classes/students.
  • Monitor ESL classes to ensure proper recruitment and retention of students.
  • Serve as an academic advisor to students.
  • Participate in communications with the college and department and meet deadlines as required.
  • Complete training sessions and professional development activities as required by the NCCCS and the college.
  • Maintain a high level of professionalism as a representative of the college.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Additional Information:

Language Skills:                 

  • Effective written and verbal communication skills are required. Bilingual – Spanish & English – preferred.

Mathematical Skills:                      

  • Ability to perform basic math computations including adding, subtracting, multiplying and averaging all units of measure.
  • Ability to compute fractions, percent and decimals.

Reasoning Ability:                     

  • Ability to use effective critical thinking, problem solving and decision making skills.

Computer Skills:
To perform this job successfully an individual should be proficient in a Windows environment and have knowledge of email systems, Power Point, Excel, Blackboard and online lab environments.

Physical Demands:The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Work Environment: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

How to Apply

Please apply through our website at: http://www.johnstoncc.edu/employment/index.aspx

Job Post Contact

Human Resources

919-209-2536