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YMCA of Greater Boston ESOL Instructor in Boston, Massachusetts

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ESOL Instructor

Gardner Pilot Academy

Adult Basic Education Program

30 Athol Street

Allston, MA 02134

Job Description: Part-Time Evening Position (7 hours / week, 2 evenings)

(Program runs September - June)

  • Teach in a dynamic, community-oriented non-profit program five hours each week with two additional hours of prep time

  • Prepare lesson plans using the program curriculum to create student-centered lessons

  • Track student progress, focusing on engagement

  • Provide resource and referral information to students

  • Work with other program staff on continuously improving the quality of class instruction and program administration

  • Assist with retention of students by forwarding student attendance information to Program Director and Administrative Assistant for follow-up with students

  • Participate in professional development activities, including teacher-teacher observations, staff meetings, and workshops.


  • B.A. or related experience preferred

  • ESOL certification

  • Prior teaching experience with adults

  • Strong communication skills

  • Ability to work cooperatively with others

  • Energy and enthusiasm

  • Understanding of the immigrant population

  • Awareness of local community resources