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 teach ESL adults in the Family Literacy Program. Position is semester-based and includes classroom instruction and planning time.

EO STATEMENT: Metropolitan State University of Denver is an equal opportunity employer.



Posting Number
F00401

Position Title
ESL Lead Instructor - FLT Family Literacy Program

Position Number
ESLPT1

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
-Attend workshops, trainings and in-services as requested by leadership team
-Foster encouraging and supportive learning environment for students by responding to instructional needs and concerns.
-Instructors will be expected to pack up and move classroom space as part of the their responsibilities.
-Other duties as assigned



Required Qualifications

-Bachelor’s degree in education or related field
-Current CDE Adult Basic Education Authorization (ABEA) or enrollment in initial coursework upon hire and receipt of certification within two years.
-Three years’ minimum experience with adult learners,.
-Knowledge and practice of current ESL and adult education theory
-Experience with standard educational assessment tools
-Ability to lift/carry 20 lbs.



Preferred Qualifications

-Master’s in ESL or related field
-Basic conversational Spanish skills
-Proven ability to work and be sensitive to the educational needs of immigrant, low income, and diverse urban populations.



Posting date
08/22/2016

Closing Instructions
Open Until Filled

Special Instructions to Applicants

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

References refers to a list of three professional references and their contact information.

Official Transcripts will be required of the candidate selected for hire.

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