Center for Family Life-English as a Second Language Instructor

Job Type

Part Time




Sunset Park
New York
United States


Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Customize instructional materials by building on own training and experience to create high quality lesson plans to instruct adults in English as a Second Language in multi- level classes

·        Preparing class materials in advance of class sessions

  • Register students at the start of each cycle completing all required paperwork
  • Assess each student's level of ability utilizing the Best Plus 2 test to ensure appropriate placement
  • Communicate with program director regarding apparent barriers to student success (e.g., child daycare needs, possible health/housing issues, etc.)
  • Maintain daily student attendance records. Follow up with students who might be lacking in attendance.
  • Prepare reports on students’ attendance and progress, as required
  • Maintain and update students' learning portfolios
  • Coordinate with program director regarding next steps in student's progress toward achieving their goals
  • Provide all required information for weekly/monthly/quarterly/annual reports
  • Participate in professional development meetings/ activities on and off sites


Position Requirements:

  • Minimum of Bachelor's degree
  • BEST Plus certification highly preferred
  • At least two years of experience serving adult learners, teaching ESL / ESOL
  • Experience working with immigrant communities
  • Ability to provide services in a manner sensitive to the backgrounds and cultures of program participants
  • Bilingual Spanish or Chinese preferred
  • Availability for individual tutoring and other administrative tasks

This is a part time position up to 20 hours per week. Class will meet M, W, F from 9am to 12 noon. 

Salary: $25 -$27 per hour

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

4-year degree