Erie Neighborhood House, a progressive social service agency serving the Chicago metropolitan area and dedicated to promoting a just and inclusive society, is seeking twopart-time ESL Instructors for its Little Village Site; one morning position, Monday through Thursday, 9am-11am and one evening position, Monday through Thursday, 6 pm-9 pm. Reporting to the ESL/Literacy Coordinator, the ESL Instructor’sbasic function is to develop ESL curriculum and provide ESL instruction for adult learners.
Instruct ESL adult learners.
Develop ESL curriculum for adult learners that is based on student’s goals and motivations for enrolling in the program.
Promote an inclusive and safe class community where students’ experiences and assets are resources for learning.
Track student progress and success through the CASAS test and alternative methods.
Create and maintain a course syllabus and daily lesson plans that are appropriate to the objectives of the course, and submit lesson plans to the ESL/Literacy Coordinator.
Maintain and submit attendance records weekly.
Follow up with students who have missed class with calls, emails or text message.
Document outcomes and student successes.
Employ teaching methodology that reflects research-based practices and interactive learning, addresses diverse needs, and employs methods that respond to a multi-level classroom.
Participate in regular Erie Neighborhood House staff meetings, curriculum meetings, and events.
Participate in student recognition events.
Participate in professional development activities.
Perform other related duties as necessary.
Work collaboratively with other site programs and staff.
Please forward your resume, cover letter and three professional references by Friday, September 29, 2017 to:
Erie Neighborhood House is a community service agency founded in 1870 that promotes a just and inclusive society by strengthening low-income, primarily Latino families through skill-building, access to critical resources and collaborative action.