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English as a Second Language (ESL) Faculty (Credit Free) (Part-time)

Dutchess Community College
Arlington, New York
Closing date
Jun 20, 2024

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Job Role
Professor / Lecturer
Job Type
Category: Credit Free Subscribe: Department: Community Services Locations: Poughkeepsie, NY Posted: Jun 2, 2021 Closes: Open Until Filled Type: Part-time 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, Dutchess Community College (DCC) is one of 64 colleges within the State University of New York, the largest comprehensive public higher education system in the country.

DCC's strategic direction is guided by four lenses through which we view our work: Students. Learning. Community. Growth. We are committed to respecting individuality, embracing diversity, being "student-ready," partnering with and serving our community inclusively. The College welcomes and seeks to grow pools of prospective employees who share and are anxious to support the institution's core values: Excellence. Collaboration. Engagement. Equity. Innovation.


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

Additional Information:

Master's in TESOL

Application Instructions:

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.


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