Category:: Adjunct Positions - Teaching Faculty
Department:: Westchester Educational Opportunity Center (WEOC)
Locations:: Yonkers, NY
Posted:: Aug 7, 2019
Closes:: Open Until Filled
Type:: Credit Adjunct
Ref. No.:: AFESOLWEOC61818
About Westchester Community College:
The Westchester Educational Opportunity Center (WEOC), a division of Westchester Community College, is seeking highly motivated and energetic instructional and student support personnel to join its team. Located in Yonkers, NY, WEOC provides tuition-free non-credit academic and vocational training to eligible under served adults. Strong communication, interpersonal, organizational and computer skills, and the ability to work with diverse populations, required.
Seeking candidates to teach various levels of ESOL from beginner to intermediate/advanced. Candidates must be prepared to instruct a culturally-diverse student body how to speak, read and write English and utilize innovative instructional strategies to assist students developing language skills that are essential in the workplace and specifically in business and health related work environments. Candidates must also be prepared to assess student progress on a regular basis and support the retention and advancement of students into higher level programs. Morning and evening teaching assignments may be provided. Specify day/evening availability.
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: A Master's Degree in TESOL (or appropriate field) and a minimum of one year of teaching experience is required.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Three years of ESOL teaching experience and familiarity teaching adult population are strongly preferred.
POSITION EFFECTIVE: The position will remain open until filled.
SALARY & BENEFITS: $80.95/hour. No benefits. This position is fully grant funded.
TO APPLY: Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States at the time of hire. Please submit your resume and cover letter.
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS: Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
Westchester Community College provides accessible, high quality and affordable education to meet the needs of our diverse community. We are committed to student success, academic excellence, workforce development, economic development and lifelong learning.
The College will provide equal opportunity in all of its employment practices to all persons without unlawful discrimination on the basis of political affiliation, age, race, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, parental status, pregnancy, arrest or conviction record, membership in any reserve component of the armed forces, or use or non-use of lawful products off College premises during nonworking hours, or any other status protected by applicable state or federal law.