We are currently seeking an Adult Education Instructor basis to teach in our Aspire program. The emphasis of this program is to provide educational and transitional services for clients seeking to enhance basic skills, earn their GED, enter post-secondary opportunities, and/or obtain employment. This is a combined Language Arts and ESOL position.
Classes are held 9 am- noon and 5pm-8pm Monday though Thursday , plus prep, staff and department meetings, etc for 40 hours per week.
We are currently teaching in a hybrid model.
In order to be successful, this position requires the ability to successfully teach to provide educational leadership and instruction to students in classroom, small group, individual settings and online.
This includes, but is not limited to:
Developing, planning and supervising all instructional/educational activities of students either individually, in small groups, and whole groups with sensitivity based on appropriate learning styles, disabilities, barriers, and special needs
Interpreting entry-level academic performance test (which may include the GED practice test), and other assessment data to prescribe a program of learning for each student;
Counseling students in the development of short and long range educational goals
Maintaining a clean, safe, welcoming, organized, attractive, and relaxed environment where students may feel secure and receptive to learning
Planning, preparing, completing and implementing the daily and weekly lesson plans, frequently in collaboration with other instructors
Maintaining and completing all pertinent records, correspondence, and reports, including the Universal Portfolio System required for individual students and necessary for the successful operation of the program
Work Experience and Education
Requires a Bachelor’s degree and a minimum of 1 year of teaching or adult tutoring experience;
Previous experience with adult learners in an Aspire/ ABLE program is strongly preferred
TESOL/ TEFL or similar certification strongly preferred
Must be able to lift, push and/or carry up to ten pounds (i.e., text books, carts, etc.);
Successful completion of a criminal background check
able to work remotely under some circumstances (internet access, etc)
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $18.00 per hour
Employee assistance program
Flexible spending account
Paid time off
Monday to Friday
Note: this position is currently hybrid
Vaccine required with EEOC exemptions.
Ability to commute/relocate:
Columbus, OH 43215: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)
Able to teach both 9am-noon and 5pm-8pm Monday through Thursday
Adult education: 1 year (Preferred)
TESOL Certification or similar (Preferred)
Work Location: One location