We are seeking a passionate and dedicated ESL Teacher to join our dynamic team. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in English language education, experience working with diverse student populations, and a commitment to fostering a positive and inclusive learning environment. The ESL Teacher will be responsible for planning and delivering engaging lessons, assessing student progress, and providing support to learners as they develop their English language skills.
Diversity and Inclusion:
We strongly encourage multilingual individuals to apply, especially those proficient in Farsi, Pashto, Arabic, Russian, or other languages of Central Asian or Middle Eastern countries. Additionally, we actively support diversity and inclusivity, and women applicants are strongly encouraged to apply. We believe that a diverse team enriches our workplace and contributes to the success of our organization.
Lesson Planning and Delivery:
- Develop and implement effective lesson plans that cater to the diverse needs and proficiency levels of students.
- Create engaging and interactive learning experiences that promote language acquisition.
- Foster a positive and inclusive classroom environment that encourages active participation and collaboration among students.
- Effectively manage classroom dynamics and address any behavioral issues with a proactive and positive approach.
Assessment and Progress Monitoring:
- Conduct regular assessments to evaluate students’ language proficiency and track their progress over time.
- Provide constructive feedback to students and communicate their strengths and areas for improvement.
- Identify and address individual learning needs by providing additional support, resources, or modifications as necessary.
- Collaborate with other educators and support staff to develop strategies for students facing language-related challenges.
- Promote cultural awareness and sensitivity in the classroom, fostering an environment that respects and celebrates diversity.
- Incorporate culturally relevant content into lessons to enhance students’ understanding of language in real-world contexts.
- Bachelor’s degree in education, English, TESOL, or a related field.
- ESL teaching certification (e.g., TEFL, TESOL, CELTA) is highly desirable.
- Previous experience teaching English as a Second Language is preferred.
- Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
- Adaptability and a willingness to employ diverse teaching methodologies.
- Knowledge of second language acquisition theories and best practices.
Interested candidates should submit their resume, a cover letter, and any relevant certifications to firstname.lastname@example.org
TEK School is an equal-opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, or disability.
This is an onsite position at TEK School Virginia, 5350 Shawnee Rd Suite 250, Alexandria, VA 22312.
Salary is negotiable and will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
As a member of the TEK School team, all staff members are eligible to attend any training programs offered by the school at no cost, subject to manager approval. We believe in continuous learning and professional development, and this benefit is designed to support our team members in expanding their skills and knowledge.