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  • 11/02/2017 1:51 PM | Pamela Bogart (Administrator)

    Dearborn Adult Education has 2 Part-Time ESL positions 

    Looking for an ideal candidate to become part of our outstanding team!


    ESL Instructors are needed part-time (6 + hours per week) to teach English to non-English speaking adult students during the afternoon (Monday-Thursday 4:00 p.m. - 7:00) and evening (Tuesday & Thursday 6:00 p.m - 9:00 p.m.) These positions run from September to May and follow the district's calendar. A valid Teaching Certificate or TESOL is a MUST. Qualified candidates only please. 

    One part-time position to teach Language Arts/Social Studies

    Looking for a highly qualified instructor to teach the Language Arts and Social Studies portion to students of ESL/GED and provide college opportunities to English Language Learners that have immigrated to the Unites States at the age of 16 turning 17 during the current school year, up to the age of 18 of the current school year. Eligible students are 16-18 year old student eligible to enroll in high school but lack transcript information and or credits to attain a Michigan High School Diploma per the Michigan Merit Curriculum Expectations by the age of 20.

    A valid, current Michigan Teaching Certificate is required for all positions. Secondary Certification in the core content areas and experience in Edgenuity is preferred. Classes run Monday - Friday3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. based on class size. Classes run for 15 weeks in the fall and winter.

    Please send resumes to

  • 10/25/2017 6:12 PM | Pamela Bogart (Administrator)

    Language Center International (LCI) is located in Southfield, Michigan. 

    We are soliciting resumes for ESL instructors at Language Center International in Southfield Michigan for the January/February term. There may also be a need for instructors during the November/December term. Classes meet Monday – Friday.

    November/December term will run October 30th-December 15th

    January/February will run January 8th-February 23rd

    Part-time Positions for ESL program:

    All applicants must have a minimum of a BA degree. Preference is given to applicants with an MA or higher in ESL, English, Linguistics, Applied Linguistics or Foreign Languages. Applicants without a degree in ESL should have a minimum of the equivalent of three months of full-time ESL teaching experience, or a certificate in teaching ESL or foreign language that includes a practice teaching component. All applicants should have experience working with adult international students in a classroom teaching environment; possess native or near native abilities in English with minimal errors in writing and

    speaking and have good communication skills and knowledge of computer operations. Knowledge of a second language and overseas experience are preferable but not required.

    New part-time instructors with a BA start at $22 per hour. MA instructors start at $23.

    Please send a cover letter and resume to

  • 10/25/2017 6:00 PM | Pamela Bogart (Administrator)

    AmeriCorps English Language/Family Literacy Instructor

    Full-time for 12 months (Start date of August 8, 2017)

    Pay: total living stipend of $12,630 (distributed biweekly)

    Location: Grand Rapids and Wyoming area

    The Literacy Center of West Michigan is seeking highly-effective instructors to help parents in area schools learn English and develop strategies to support their children’s literacy. The ideal candidates for this full-time teaching position will be detailed-oriented, knowledgeable of effective teaching strategies,

    and autonomous. This position requires the selected candidates to be screened and approved through the national AmeriCorps program.

    Position Overview:

    ELL Instruction:

    - Teach adult ELL classes (6-8 classes per week/2 hours per class) to parents in Grand Rapids Public Schools and Godwin Heights Public Schools on-site at the schools

    - Develop contextualized lesson plans and activities from that address learner goals and needs based on pre-determined curriculum

    - Execute components of the Family Literacy model, including weekly parenting discussions

    - Attend school events to promote the program and recruit potential learners

    - Maintain accurate and up-to- date attendance and testing records

    - Submit required data and reports by specified deadlines


    - Collaboratively plan, coordinate, and execute monthly literacy events for the learners and their children

    - Work closely with school staff to build relationships and promote program including attending Community School Leadership Team meetings

    - Attend AmeriCorps and Family Literacy Program team meetings at the Literacy Center of West Michigan

    - Publicize the Literacy Center of West Michigan in the community

    - Participate in periodic AmeriCorps events to promote civic engagement

    - Collaboratively plan service project events for National Days of Service

    ESL Tutoring:

    - Prepare individualized lesson plans and tutor 1-2 learners one-on- one, weekly

    Minimum Qualifications and Requirements:

    - College degree, some coursework in education, English as a Second Language, or Linguistics highly preferred

    - Preference given to candidates who are bilingual in Spanish

    - Excellent control of the English language and ability to think analytically about language

    - Experience teaching ESL

    “Bringing about a just and vibrant West Michigan through the power of Literacy.”

    - Interest in family and children’s literacy issues

    - Strong relationship-building skills to develop partnerships with school staff and other agencies

    - Ability to meet weekly and monthly deadlines

    - Ability to collaborate with coworkers in close environment, yet able to display independent decision-making

    - Demonstrated ability to use technology for word processing, email and calendaring

    - Must have a valid driver’s license and personal transportation

    - Schedule flexibility for required day and evening responsibilities

    AmeriCorps Requirements and Benefits:

    - Must pass local, state, and national FBI background and sex offender registry check

    - Must be U.S. citizen, national, or legal permanent resident of the United States

    - Full-time (35-40 hours per week) with little time off during required service period

    - Day & evening hours necessary, with some weekend hours required

    - An Education Award of $5,815 will be available at the end of service period to members who fulfill service-hour requirements

    - Basic health insurance, childcare benefits, and loan forbearance may be provided for those who qualify

    - For more information about AmeriCorps, please visit:

    - For more information about the Family Literacy Program, please visit:

    To apply, please submit a resume and cover letter specific to the position to:

    Deidre Deering (

    The Literacy Center of West Michigan is committed to being an Equal Opportunity Employer, and supports National Career Readiness Certification.

    The Literacy Center of West Michigan is committed to bringing about a just and vibrant West Michigan through the power of literacy. This mission statement reflects our intent to improve the current levels of low literacy in our community, driving West Michigan towards having one of the highest literacy rates in the nation. 

    The Literacy Center works with adults, both native speakers of English and English language learners, who read below a 9th grade level and want to improve their literacy.  We are at the forefront of adult literacy instruction. Our programs meet learners where they are, offering one-on-one tutoring, classes, and family literacy opportunities at no cost to the learners.


  • 08/09/2017 6:02 PM | Pamela Bogart (Administrator)

    Bloomfield Hills seeks a full-time ESL teacher at the elementary and/or middle years level for AY 2017-2017. Details in this job posting from the District:


  • 08/09/2017 2:58 PM | Pamela Bogart (Administrator)

    Job title:  Experienced ESL Tutor Needed – Rochester Hills area


    Crown World Mobility (, a leader in international relocation,  is seeking an experienced ESL tutor to give private lessons to the wife of a businessman, twice per week, during the day, at her home.




    - Minimum 3 years' experience teaching ESL to adults

    - Bachelor's degree in language or a related field

    - Experience with lesson planning and materials selection

    - Must be able to travel to student.  No Skype lessons

    - Flexibility, reliability and a passion for teaching


    Please email professional resume to Mary Weise at Local candidates only.


    This is a contract, part-time position.


    Rate is $35 per hour.



    Mary Weise

    Intercultural and Language Training Coordinator – Americas

    Partner Support Coordinator - EMEA

    Crown World Mobility

    44 Old Ridgebury Road Danbury, CT 06810 USA

    Office: +1 203 702-6077

    How the world works better

  • 07/28/2017 8:16 AM | Josie Gruber (Administrator)

    The Pontiac Academy for Excellence is seeking an ESL endorsed teacher for a secondary teaching position. The candidate will teach English to students who are learning English as a Second Language. Find additional details here.

  • 07/23/2017 8:14 PM | Pamela Bogart (Administrator)

    The University of Detroit Mercy is seeking a full-time Assistant Coordinator for their American Language and Culture Program. Details about this position and the link to the application can be found on their website at 

  • 06/03/2017 4:36 PM | Josie Gruber (Administrator)

    Wayne State University is seeking a full-time, ESL lecturer for their English Language Institute (ELI) to start in fall 2017. Find details about this position and the application on their website

  • 06/01/2017 1:17 PM | Josie Gruber (Administrator)

    Henry Ford College is seeking a full-time, tenure-track ESL instructor for their English Language Institute (ELI) to start fall 2017. For additional information and the application, candidates should visit this website

  • 06/01/2017 4:51 AM | Josie Gruber (Administrator)

    Global LT, a Troy-based global mobility company, provides a variety of language, intercultural, and relocation services for corporate employees and their families worldwide. They are looking for private ESL tutors for three (3) clients in the metro Detroit area. Global LT is happy to accept referrals as well, including anyone who is not affiliated with TESOL. They have a high volume of clients in the area and are always happy to accept resumes from qualified teachers. Details below:

    Global LT ( enables corporate employees and their families to live and work successfully anywhere in the world. We are currently looking for private ESL tutors for two of our clients in Clinton Township (Macomb County), MI. Since these are independent contractor assignments, Global LT can only consider candidates who can reasonably and regularly commute to the requested location.

    In Clinton Township (Macomb County):

    • 95937: Adult male, native Brazilian Portuguese speaker, would like lessons on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6:00pm-7:30pm. He is at a novice-high English level and would like to work on pronunciation, grammar, and writing. His company has approved for him to have approximately 95 hours of lessons (confirming).
    • 96425: Adult male, native Brazilian Portuguese speaker, would like lessons on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6:00pm-7:00pm. He is at an intermediate-high English level and would like to work on business communication, presentation skills, and grammar. His company has approved for him to have approximately 80 hours of lessons (confirming).

    In Troy:

    • 96415: Adult female, native Brazilian Portuguese speaker, would like lessons to be at her office three days per week: Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays, 5:00pm-6:30pm. She is in the area on corporate assignment and is at an advanced English level, and her company has approved for him to take up to 50 hours of lessons. She would like to focus on vocabulary, oral/written comprehension, and correspondence, especially in a business context.

    Candidates must have a bachelor’s degree or equivalent and at least 2 years of experience teaching ESL, adult literacy, or developmental English. Tutors will have the opportunity to be considered for other local and online teaching assignments. Global LT’s tutors are independent contractors who create their own lessons and select materials based on their students’ needs.

    If interested, please send a resume, desired hourly rate (negotiable or non-negotiable), and include job reference number(s) to:

    Ms. Mary Tablac, Sourcing Specialist


    Phone: 248-786-0999 X2113

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