ESLI, English as a Second Language International, is seeking a qualified candidate for a full-time teaching position in its intensive English language program at the University of Minnesota Duluth. The target start date is August 21, 2019.
The ESLI program is focused on helping students attain both the academic English language skills and the cultural understanding they need to become successful students at American universities. ESLI offers five levels of intensive English; each level is one semester long. Students may attend three terms per year: fall, spring, and summer.
Instructors are responsible for teaching students the full range of language skills including reading, writing, listening and speaking, and grammar. The teaching load is four classes per day, five days per week. In addition, instructors should interact with and develop a rapport with students and staff, serve as academic advisors to students, maintain office hours, assist with orientation and placement testing, and attend staff meetings and ESLI-sponsored events and activities.
To apply, submit a cover letter, resuméor curriculum vitae, and contact information for three references to the director of the ESLI at UMD program, Ms. Kremena Popov, at email@example.com.
Master’s degree in TESOL, or Master’s degree in related area with TESOL certificate or equivalent training
Teaching experience or teaching practicum
High level of English proficiency
Must have US citizenship, visa or other work eligibility; no visa sponsorship is available.
Three years’ experience teaching ESL or EFL in a college-level academic program
Additional Salary Information: Salary will be adjusted based on education and experience. Benefits for full-time instructors include assistance with health insurance costs and support for approved professional development activities.
About ESLI at UMD
ESLi offers Intensive English Program at the University of Minnesota Duluth. Full-time teachers teach four classes per day, five days per week, and benefits include assistance with health insurance costs and support when presenting at local, regional, and international TESOL conferences.