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Adult Education ESL Instructor

Employer
River Parishes Community College
Location
Plaquemine, Louisiana
Closing date
Jul 17, 2024

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Job DescriptionJob Description
General Position Summary: Help students improve their basic English language: reading, writing, and verbal. The Adult Education ESL Instructor provides appropriate instruction for groups and individuals using materials, tools, equipment, and scenarios to meet students” academic needs. Work with students to determine potential barriers to their success and work with them to implement solutions that ensure their success. Teaching may include face-to-face, online, day, or evening classes.

Supervisor: Director of Adult Education

Physical Demands: Lift up to 25 lbs.

Work Environment: Frequent interaction with staff, students, and the public; Walking, sitting, standing, stooping, and bending

Starting Pay: $25 per hour

Schedule:

• Varies

Essential Functions:

• Utilize and provide direct instruction through innovative, effective, and equitable teaching techniques

• Assists with orientation and testing when needed

• Participates in developing, revising, and monitoring the implementation of the curriculum

• Assess levels of student achievement effectively, analyze test results, and prescribe actions for improvement

• Provide classroom instruction, feedback, and direct student learning using available technology

• Meet individually with students to determine skill level, industry experience, and education/training needs

• Guide students through assessments and create an individualized career plan

• Coordinate supports that will assist students with attendance and participation in program activities and make referrals to partnering agencies as appropriate

• Completes reports, collects data, and provides information for program monitoring as requested

• Meet all deadlines

• Attends staff development programs, curriculum development meetings, and other professional activities

• Keeps abreast of developments, research, and new technology.

• Participate in campus activities and recruitment

• Demonstrate a solid commitment to the River Parishes Community College Mission

• Complete other duties as assigned by the Director of Adult Education

(These are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work performed. The omission of specific duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment to the position.)

Minimum Qualifications:

• Bachelor”s Degree from a regionally accredited educational institution

• Two years of teaching experience

• Bilingual - English & Spanish

• Satisfactory background check

Preferred Qualifications:

• Bachelor”s Degree from a regionally accredited educational institution with a concentration in Education

• Two years of teaching experience with adult learners over the age of 18

Minimum Skills:

• Dependable - punctual

• Strong organizational skills

• Excellent verbal and written communication skills

• Ability to maintain confidentiality

• Ability to prioritize tasks - good time-management skills

• Ability to work effectively with peers, administrators, and others

• Demonstrate proficiency in Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel)

Preferred Skills:

• Demonstrate proficiency in Canvas
Company DescriptionRiver Parishes Community College is an open admission institution that partners with the communities and businesses of the river parishes region of Louisiana to provide workforce training, certificates, diplomas, and Associate Degrees.

Please visit our website for more information: www.rpcc.edu

River Parishes Community College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award associate degrees. River Parishes Community College also operates in compliance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX, of the 1962 Educational Amendments, and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. The College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, marital status, or veteran status. The Title IX and Section 504 Coordinator, Shalither S. Cushenberry, has been chosen to respond to student-related issues concerning the nondiscrimination policy at titleIX@rpcc.edu or 225-743-8526. Faculty and staff are encouraged to contact Brian J. Vermeire in the Office of Human Resources at hr@rpcc.edu or 225-743-8539. At RPCC, the lack of English language skills will not be a barrier to admission and participation in Career and Technical classes and activities in our institution. The College is also in compliance with the Family Rights and Privacy Act of 1974 (P.L. 93-380) as amended by the (P.L. 95-568).Company DescriptionRiver Parishes Community College is an open admission institution that partners with the communities and businesses of the river parishes region of Louisiana to provide workforce training, certificates, diplomas, and Associate Degrees.\r\n\r\nPlease visit our website for more information: www.rpcc.edu\r\n\r\nRiver Parishes Community College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award associate degrees. River Parishes Community College also operates in compliance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX, of the 1962 Educational Amendments, and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. The College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, marital status, or veteran status. The Title IX and Section 504 Coordinator, Shalither S. Cushenberry, has been chosen to respond to student-related issues concerning the nondiscrimination policy at titleIX@rpcc.edu or 225-743-8526. Faculty and staff are encouraged to contact Brian J. Vermeire in the Office of Human Resources at hr@rpcc.edu or 225-743-8539. At RPCC, the lack of English language skills will not be a barrier to admission and participation in Career and Technical classes and activities in our institution. The College is also in compliance with the Family Rights and Privacy Act of 1974 (P.L. 93-380) as amended by the (P.L. 95-568).

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