Overview

Open Position: Adult ESL Instructor: Full-Time 

HopeWorks has an opening for an Adult ESL Instructor: Full-Time. The ESL Instructor  works with the Adult ESL instructional team to prepare and execute instruction of  students. This person can expect to prepare lessons, instruct students, collaborate with  staff, manage sites, contact students regarding progress, record and verify accuracy of  data. They should be an engaging instructor who uses performance data to inform  instructional decisions, willing to work with a team to accomplish program goals, and  conscientious about keeping and recording accurate records. They are responsible for  helping students progress in their English skills (as evidenced by achieving measurable  skills gains) and other goals.  

To be a successful ESL Instructor, they should have an understanding of data-based instruction, strong understanding of the structure of the English language, ability to  relate to and build rapport with people of diverse backgrounds, and proficiency with  computers and software, such as G Suite, Google Classroom, and Promethean Boards.  They should be reliable, professional, and have excellent interpersonal skills. 

Required Education and Experience:  

Required: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university, Teacher license  (or equivalent) and proficiency in language other than English 

Preferred: 2 – 3 years teaching experience, ESL or English Certification.   

Pay Range: $47,000 – $49,000  

  

About Hopeworks:  

HopeWorks helps people in Memphis and the Mid-South find meaningful employment  through three main programs: Adult Basic Education helps people access essential  educational opportunities, including high school equivalency degrees and English  language courses. Employment Services work to eliminate restrictive barriers and aid  Memphians as they pursue viable, passion-filled career opportunities. Holistic Reentry provides life-breathing counseling support, mentorship, technical education and career  pathways to Memphians pre- and post-release from prison. 

We are Proud to Offer: Excellent benefits and Paid Holidays, Opportunities for  Professional Growth and Development.