English as a Second Language (ESL) Faculty (Credit Free) (Part-time)
Category:: Credit Free
Department:: Community Services
Locations:: Poughkeepsie, NY
Posted:: Jun 2, 2021
Closes:: Open Until Filled
Position ID:: 131757
About Dutchess Community College:
Located in the heart of New York's beautiful and historic mid-Hudson Valley, just 90 minutes north of New York City, DCC is part of the State University of New York, the largest comprehensive public higher education system in the country. A winner of the 2015 HEED Award for inclusiveness, DCC is dedicated to respecting individuality, embracing diversity and partnering with the community to achieve shared goals. The College welcomes applications from faculty and staff who share and are anxious to support the institution's values of Excellence, Access, Diversity, Collaboration and Accountability, and who are passionate about engaging with both students and the community.
Part-time credit-free ESL faculty are responsible for providing high-quality, engaging instruction in the areas of listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills to English-language learners. Instructors should be comfortable and experienced working with a diverse and multi-cultural adult student body. In addition to teaching, instructors are expected to establish and maintain an organized and supportive classroom environment, keep accurate records (including attendance, class rosters and students' academic progress), prepare/implement effective lesson plans, work collaboratively with other faculty as well as confer with coordinator regarding any student/classroom issues. Daytime and evening hours available at the Family Partnership Center in Poughkeepsie as well as other locations in Dutchess and Putnam counties.
- Bachelor's plus TESOL Certification (or a minimum of 9 graduate semester hours in TESOL)
- Minimum 1-year ESL/EFL teaching experience
- Work independently in designing dynamic classes
- Maintain clear and accurate records
- Positively interact with students from a variety of cultures
Master's in TESOL
To apply please submit application, resume and cover letter.
Dutchess Community College is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.