ESL Lead Instructor - FLT Family Literacy Program
Salary for Announcement
The final salary is based on the number of credit hours assigned at
a rate determined by University policy.
Family Literacy Program
Part-Time Affiliate Faculty
“Families Learning Together” has an opening for a part-time lead
instructor to teach ESL adults in the Family Literacy Program.
Position is semester-based and includes classroom instruction and
Establishment of Department Pool for ESL Lead Instructor – FLT
Family Literacy Program. Qualified applicants will be placed in the
departmental pool and will be considered for affiliate/part-time
departmental needs beginning Fall 2019 through Spring 2022.
Metropolitan State University of Denver is an equal opportunity
-Provide direct classroom instruction for adults using appropriate
ESL curriculum, teaching methods and materials
-Coordinate with lead teaching staff regarding curriculum,
materials, student goals, testing and evaluation
-Demonstrate curriculum methods and materials to volunteer tutors
or teaching aides as needed
-Perform accurate testing, record keeping and reporting
-Work with Family Literacy staff in planning Parent enrichment and
intergenerational learning activities with families
-Attend workshops, trainings and in-services as requested by
-Foster encouraging and supportive learning environment for
students by responding to instructional needs and concerns.
-Instructors will be expected to pack up and move classroom space
as part of the their responsibilities.
-Other duties as assigned
The University is particularly interested in applicants who have
experience working with students from diverse backgrounds and a
demonstrated commitment to improving access to higher education for
-Bachelor’s degree in education or related field
-Current CDE Adult Basic Education Authorization ( ABEA ) or
enrollment in initial coursework upon hire and receipt of
certification within two years.
-Three years’ minimum experience with adult learners,.
-Knowledge and practice of current ESL and adult education
-Experience with standard educational assessment tools
-Ability to lift/carry 20 lbs.
-Master’s in ESL or related field
-Basic conversational Spanish skills
-Proven ability to work and be sensitive to the educational needs
of immigrant, low income, and diverse urban populations.
To ensure full consideration, applications must be received by
Special Instructions to Applicants
IMPORTANT : In order to be considered as an applicant you will have
to apply via the online application system,
If you have been previously employed by the department you will
only need to submit a revised CV.
If you have not been been employed by the department you will need
to submit all the requested documentation.
Talent Team Representative
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a wide array of benefit options. To learn more, please visit the
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