ESL Lead Instructor - FLT Family Literacy Program

Location
Denver, CO
Posted
Oct 07, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


Position Summary

‘Families Learning Together’ has an opening for a part-time lead instructor to work with ESL adults in their Family Literacy Program at a DPS elementary school in Denver. Position is semester-based with additional time to implement a four component Family Literacy Program. Additional summer hours possible.



Posting Number
F00177

Position Title
ESL Lead Instructor - FLT Family Literacy Program

Position Number
PTESL1

Salary for Announcement

Commensurate with experience and education



Employee Category
Affiliate Faculty

Department
FLC - Family Literacy Pgm

EClass Code
Part-Time Affiliate Faculty

Duties/Responsibilities

Provide direct classroom instruction for adults using appropriate ESL curriculum, teaching methods and materials
-Coordinate with lead teaching staff regarding curriculum, materials, student goals, testing and evaluation;
-Demonstrate curriculum methods and materials to volunteer tutors or teaching aides as needed;
-Perform accurate testing, record keeping and reporting responsibilities;
-Work with Family Literacy staff in planning Parent Enrichment and Intergenerational Learning activities with families;
-Support home-visit staff in providing information and observations for parenting profiles;
-Attend workshops, trainings and in-services as requested by coordinator;
-Foster encouraging and supportive Learning environment for students by responding to instructional needs and concerns.



Required Qualifications

-Bachelor’s Degree in education or related field
-Classes towards certification or Master’s Degree in ESL, and CDE Adult Basic Education Authorization (ABEA)
-Three years minimum experience with adult learners, preferably in ESL
-Knowledge and practice of current ESL and adult education theory
-Understanding of standard ESL assessment tools
-Ability to work and be sensitive to the educational needs of immigrant, low income, and diverse urban populations.



Preferred Qualifications

Basic Conversational Spanish Skills



Posting date
05/09/2014

Closing Instructions
Open Until Filled

Special Instructions to Applicants

IMPORTANT: n order to be considered as an applicant you must apply via the online application system, www.msudenverjobs.com.

If you have previously worked for this department you only need to attach an updated resume.

All new applicants must submit all of the requested applicant documents.

Copies of transcripts will be required of all finalists. Official transcripts will be required of the candidate selected for hire.

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