English Instructor – Emphasis on ESL/ELL

POSITION SUMMARY:   Provide instruction, guidance and direction for English Language Learners (ELL) learners.  Must be able to integrate technology and creativity into the lessons and infuse hands-on activities that give academic information relevance and greater understanding.  Desired personality/character traits include strong teaching background, energetic, engaging, visionary, self-motivated, and culturally sensitive to provide instruction to a diverse student background.


  • Provide basic level, intermediate level, advanced level instruction to non-native English speakers
  • Experience phonics instruction and basic learner approaches
  • Adapts instructional strategies to foster learning objectives in multi-lingual classroom using a variety of delivery methods (individual, pair-work, small group, whole group, tutorial)
  • Conducts group instruction activities that facilitate learning of the English language
  • Utilize established curriculum along with supplemental materials for classroom instruction


Minimum Education/Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in education or academically-related field.
  • At least two years of experience working with the adult education/second language learners

Skills and Abilities Required:

  • Excellent oral, written and organizational skills;
  • Sensitive to a diversity of students with a strong desire to help adults achieve their goals;
  • Team player qualities a must; positive attitude and good work ethic;
  • Display a high level of initiative and complete and follow guidelines efficiently;
  • Maintain all records, including but not limited to attendance and progress, providing documentation by all deadlines established;
  • Work with minimum supervision and demonstrate attention to details;
  • Proficient computer skills with working knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • The ability to teach English to any learner regardless of their current language and level;
  • The ability to follow an established curriculum
  • Must be creative in the classroom
  • Capable of great concern for the student population

Position Details:

Several part-time instructional positions available:

  • daytime hours for approximately 6-20 hours/week
  • evening hours (10-12 hrs/wk between 3p to 7p)
  • health benefit options available

Pay rate $18/hr w/o teaching certificate

$20/hr with teaching certificate

Application Instructions

Submit a cover letter and resume to info@oicokc.org