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Evening ESL Instructor (part-time) - International House San Diego

Date Posted: Nov 22, 2021 Views: 127
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  • Location:
    San Diego, California, USA
  • Company:
  • Type:
    Part Time
  • Shift:
    Third Shift (Night)
  • Career Level:
  • Positions:
  • Experience:
    Less Than 1 Year
  • Gender:
    No Preference
  • Degree:
    TESOL / TEFL / CELTA Certification
  • Apply Before:
    Jan 02, 2022

Job Description


We are currently seeking part-time ESL instructors for immediate hire to join our team at International House San Diego, located in downtown San Diego.


Implements instructional program in English as a Second Language to international students


1 - Classroom Instruction, Management & Maintenance

• Prepare lesson plans and materials in advance for all classes

• Follow curriculum; supplement with additional materials as needed

• Create a positive, dynamic, student-centered learning environment

• Coordinate lessons with other teachers as needed

• Assign and correct homework assignments weekly

• Maintain discipline in the classroom; report any problems to the Academic Coordinator

• Maintain classroom, resources, and equipment; report any problems to the Academic


2 - Student Assessment

• Assess each student's initial performance in class; recommend level changes as needed

• Evaluate and adapt strategies and materials; differentiate instruction to address diverse learning styles and progress

• Assess each student's achievement by administering weekly progress exams



3 - Academic Record-Keeping

• Take attendance and fill out attendance records daily

• Complete written record of lesson plans and materials covered in class daily

• Grade and record scores for weekly progress exams

Return attendance/daily record folder to Teachers' Room at the end of each day

• File academic records in appropriate binder weekly

• Have students complete Student Evaluations at the end of each session

• Recommend a Certificate of Completion for each departing student who has satisfied attendance requirements and performance standards

• Complete Student Progress Report for each departing student


4 - Professionalism

• Arrive at school no later than 5:50pm., 10 minutes prior to commencement of class

• Begin and end all classes on time; do not dismiss classes early

• Do not leave class unattended during class time

• Exhibit knowledge of and adhere to all policies and procedures in the Teachers' Handbook

• Maintain a professional appearance and demeanor during all school functions

• Assist the Academic Coordinator and fellow teachers as needed

• Inform the Academic Coordinator of planned and unplanned absences in a timely manner;

make appropriate arrangements and provide materials for a substitute





5 - Professional Development

• Attend, participate in, and present at scheduled staff meetings and workshops

• Participate in conferences and industry workshops on ESL methodology and instructional delivery


Education and Experience

The minimum education requirement for an ESL instructor at IH San Diego:

• Bachelor's degree (B.A.) from a four-year college or university

• CELTA or equivalent TEFL Certificate (120 hours face-to-face instruction+ 6 hours assessed teaching practice)

• 3 months of experience teaching Intensive EFL/ESL programs in a group setting to adult speakers of other languages

Preferred qualifications include:

• Previous international travel and/or study abroad experience

• Previous teaching experience abroad

• Knowledge of or fluency in a foreign language

• Spanish language ability a plus

Must be authorized to work in the U.S.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

• Native or near-native English speaker with the ability to read and interpret educational texts, syllabi, and procedure manuals; ability to write examinations, curricula, and routine correspondence

Excellent communication skills; ability to speak effectively before groups of students or employees of the organization

• Excellent interpersonal skills; tact, patience and diplomacy, particularly with non-native

English speakers

• Cultural sensitivity and a desire to work in a diverse environment

• Flexibility and adaptability to changing circumstances; ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment

• Knowledge of principles of second language acquisition, learning styles, effective teaching

strategies, and communicative methodology

Ability to create a student-centered learning environment and engage and motivate second language learners

• Ability to develop and utilize effective tools to monitor student progress and provide clear,

constructive feedback



$20/hour, $25/hour with Master's Degree. Email [replace] with a resume.

To apply, please send resume with the contact information of two persons willing to serve as references to: [replace]

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