English Language Institute Instructional Staff

Job description

Position Statement:

Founded in 2005, Georgia Gwinnett College (GGC) is the 31st member of the University System of Georgia. GGC is a premier 21st century liberal arts institution accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. With a current enrollment of over 12,000 students, enrollment is projected to exceed 13,000 students in 2017, including both residential and commuter students. GGC’s innovative practices, caring culture, and extremely affordable tuition are changing the game in higher education and changing the future for students at all levels, of all ages, and from all walks of life. Gwinnett County (pop. 850,000+) is home to a variety of businesses, including organizations involved in health care, education and information technology.

Position Title:
English Language Institute Instructional Staff

Job Category:

School of Transitional Studies - 6510220

Academic Affairs

Required Documents:
Cover Letter, Resume

This position will be responsible for preparation and delivery of lesson plans and routine ELI classroom instruction. Will work with a diverse group of people, communicate effectively, work under minimal supervision and under deadline pressures.


  • Instruct students in English as a Second Language according to the ELI curriculum.
  • Evaluate ELI students' progress in attaining goals and objectives and assign grades.
  • Provide learning guidance and feedback to students.
  • Ensure safety and policy requirements are met in the instructional areas.
  • Monitor class attendance and maintain assessment documentation.
  • Employ strong time management and organizational skills.
  • Use effective written and oral communication.
  • Develop materials and assessments to support the ELI program.
  • Maintain competence with relevant technology for teaching and learning.
  • Other job-related duties as assigned.

Minimum and Preferred Qualifications:


  • Bachelor's degree in ESLESL, English, Applied Linguistics, or related field, with at least 1 year prior relevant ESL teaching experience.
  • At least 1 year prior relevant ESL teaching experience.
  • Demonstrated excellent written and spoken English proficiency.
  • Demonstrated ability to work with linguistically and culturally diverse students and staff colleagues.


  • Master's Degree or Doctorate (Ph.D.) in ESL, English, Applied Linguistics, or related field.
  • Three or more years directly related prior ESL teaching experience.
  • TESL/ESL teaching certification.
  • Teaching experience in higher education.

Position Disclosure:

Due to the volume of applications, applicants may not receive a reply from the College unless an applicant is selected for an interview. Review of applications will continue until positions are filled. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States and proof of eligibility will be contemporaneously required upon acceptance of an employment offer. Any resulting employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation and credit check if applicable to the position, as determined by Georgia Gwinnett College in its sole discretion. Georgia Gwinnett College, a unit of the University System of Georgia, is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, disability or religion. Georgia is an open records state.


Position may require local travel. Ability to lift and carry files and materials. Ability to move from one office to another office on campus. Adequate vision, hearing and manual dexterity to interact with people in person, on the phone and in writing. Must be able to perform the essential functions of the job, with or without reasonable accommodations.

Work Hours:
Not to exceed 19 hrs./week

Position Status:






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Job No:
Posted: 9/13/2018
Application Due: 11/3/2018
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