English as a Second Language (ESL) Adjunct Position

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Job Title:

English as a Second Language (ESL) Adjunct Position



Posting Number:



Alexandria, VA: 22311

Full or Part Time:


Salary Range:

commensurate based on education, experience and rank

Basic Function:

The Alexandria Campus of NOVA (Northern Virginia Community College) is seeking adjunct instructors to begin in January, 2020. We offer a 4-level comprehensive academic ESL program which prepares students for college-level courses. Our levels range from intermediate through advanced, and our students represent the diverse community of the close-in Washington, D.C., suburbs. We support our adjuncts by supplying syllabi, materials, and assessments. If you have experience teaching adults or young adults in an academic setting and are familiar with student-centered methods and integrating technology in your teaching, please consider joining our team.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Adjuncts may teach 5 or 10 credits per semester (1 to 2 classes). Classes are available from early morning through evening.

Minimum Qualifications:

Masters degree (in any field) + 18 graduate credits in TESOL/Applied Linguistics (or related field)

Preferred Qualifications:

Significant experience teaching in a diverse urban community college setting preferred.

Open Date:


Open Until Filled:


Special Instructions to Applicants:

To apply, please complete an online application at: English as a Second Language (ESL) Adjunct Position (position number 02965P)

Applications are reviewed on an ongoing basis.

Background Check Statement:

The selected candidate’s offer is contingent upon the successful completion of an extensive criminal background investigation, which may include: fingerprint checks, local agency checks, employment verification, verification of education, credit checks (relevant to employment), and other checks requested by the VCCS and NOVA such as I-9 and E-Verify requirements. Additionally, selected candidates may be required to complete the Commonwealth’s Statement of Economic Interest.




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Job No:
Posted: 12/4/2019
Application Due: 11/29/2020
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