Location: Haverhill, MA Category: Professional Posted On: Tue Apr 27 2021 Job Description:
Part-Time ESOL Instructor(s): Center Adult Education; Online; Total hours include on site prep time, additional hours for required staff meetings and professional development; MCCC/MTA Unit Position(s)
Summary Northern Essex Community College's Center for Adult Education is seeking part-time instructors to use Google Classroom to upload weekly lesson plans and Zoom to virtually meet with students. Class schedules will be entirely online. The ESOL Instructor facilitates a contextualized, competency-based approach to teaching and encourages students to be active participants in their own learning. This flexible yet rigorous pedagogy reflects current adult learning theory reflected in the ESOL Curriculum MA English Language Proficiency for Adult Education (ELPS-AE) and the CCRSAE.
This pool will be accessed when an opening arises. Your application will remain active for three years. After this time, you will need to apply again with current, updated information if you are still interested in remaining a part of the pool.
Review and integrate Continuous Improvement Plan Goals.
Teach English Literacy based on the MA ELPS-AE and relevant CCRSAE standards.
Contextualize relevant content into lessons.
Incorporate and teach digital literacy.
Select and develop appropriate textbooks and materials.
Develop, administer and submit weekly formative assessments.
Use data to tailor instruction.
Monitor student attendance daily and enter in a student database system, LACES.
Establish a welcoming, respectful learning environment that fosters student active participation and a culture of high expectations.
Implement various instructional methods that encourage student achievement.
Provide input for planning and participation in program development activities.
Collaborate with team during common planning time to develop and align lessons.
Refer students to Advisor as needed.
Submit written unit and lesson plans as required.
Maintain a current substitute packet to be available for an unplanned absence.
Attend staff meetings as required.
Attend at least 12 hours of professional development activities per year, pre-service and other required program development activities.
Communicate with Coordinator, Advisor and other instructors regularly.
Participate in DESE-approved assessment training.
Participate in evaluation meetings with Coordinator or Program Director.
Bachelor's degree in Education required
ESOL teaching experience
Sensitivity to the needs of adult learners
Must be highly organized and detail-oriented
Must have scheduling flexibility
Computer skills in Microsoft office, internet, email, PowerPoint, Excel and Zoom
Excellent communication skills and ability to work as a team member
MA in TESOL/Linguistics preferred
Understanding of second language acquisition preferred
Bilingual English and Spanish
Experience working with and supporting a culturally diverse, urban population in a Hispanic-Serving Institution
NECC is a public, two-year college that offers comprehensive academic programs of study leading to the Associate in Arts degree, the Associate in Science degree and Certificates of program completion.Our dedicated teaching faculty accept with enthusiasm the challenge of responding properly to the differing backgrounds of their students and, at the same time, directing and leading them toward broader understandings. Our faculty are deeply involved in the planning of each class and in the achievement of each student, and are equally dedicated to personal achievement. As well as the specialized academic opportunities and tutoring that the college provides for our students, our faculty have the time and the commitment to advise as well as instruct students, and to provide support and encouragement.