ESL Teacher/Career Coach
This position will provide instruction for
the English as a Second Language (ESL) component of the Adult
Education Program in compliance with the Tennessee Department of
Labor and Workforce Development (TDWLD) Adult Education curriculum
and will work with students to pursue post-secondary education or
Duties and Responsibilities:
Plan, teach, and evaluate
student work in assigned ESL classes in compliance with the TDWLD
Adult Education curriculum. Teaching responsibilities may include
day, evening, or weekend classes on and off-campus, using various
formats for delivery. Assist with the administration and
interpretation of students' scores on State approved examinations
for student placement and instruction. Assist Adult Education
students with career advisement needs and implement workforce
development initiatives to help students transition to
post-secondary education and employment opportunities. Connect
students to academic programs within Volunteer State Community
College as well as industry certifications via the Economic and
Community Development Division at the College. Work with students
to improve workforce development skills. Oversee several workforce
development programs (NorthStar Digital Literacy, WIN Career
Readiness System, and multiple Integrated Education and Training
(IET) programs. Serve as liaison to Admissions and Financial Aid
Departments. Attend required meetings and training events. Other
duties as assigned.
Bachelor's degree in Teaching
English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL), Applied
Linguistics, or equivalent degree. Experience working in Adult
Education (through Coalition of Adult Basic Education (COABE) or
TDLWD). Tennessee Teacher's License is required unless an exception
is approved by the Adult Education division of TDWLD.
Master's Degree in TESOL, Applied
Linguistics, or equivalent degree. Certification as a Test of Adult
Basic Education (TABE) proctor. Certification as a Comprehensive
Adult Student Assessment System (CASAS) proctor.
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Work Characteristics:
Experience using Burlington English. Familiarity with classroom
technology. Familiarity with remote/virtual instruction. Ability to
help students navigate post-secondary education applications.
Ability to assist students in enrolling in IET programs. Computer
skills: Google Drive, Excel, Jobs4TN.
40,000.00 - 45,000.00 annual salary depending on
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Unofficial transcripts are acceptable for the application process.
Official transcripts will be required upon hire.
Applicants may be subject to a background check.
This is a grant funded position and will be filled pending budget
Volunteer State Community College
, an AA/EEO
employer, does not discriminate on the basis of race, color,
religion, creed, ethnic or national origin, sex, sexual
orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, age (as
applicable), status as a covered veteran, genetic information, and
any other category protected by federal or state civil rights law.
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discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, ethnic
or national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender
identity/expression, disability, age (as applicable), status as a
covered veteran, genetic information, and any other category
protected by federal or state civil rights law with respect to all
employment, programs and activities sponsored by the Board.
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To apply, visit https://tbr.csod.com/ux/ats/careersite/47/home/requisition/7672?c=tbr