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English as a Second Language - Adjunct Instructor(s)

English as a Second Language - Adjunct Instructor(s)

La Roche University is currently accepting applicants for English as a Second Language - Adjunct Instructors due to anticipated enrollment for the upcoming 2023 Spring semester. All courses are scheduled for weekday mornings and will meet in person; there are no remote teaching options.

Adjunct assignments are part-time and may be temporary, on an as needed basis.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Provide high quality English as a Second Language (ESL) instruction at all levels and in all skill areas; hold office hours for academic consultation and advising for students.
  • Provide learner centered instruction; incorporate project based learning and appropriate use of technology in the classroom with appropriate assessment.
  • Create course syllabi and lesson plans following the ESL department established curriculum guidelines; integrate a variety of sound instructional methods and technology into daily classes.
  • Produce relevant and reliable assessment tools and conduct routine assessment to evaluate student progress throughout the semester.
  • Carry out final assessment for each course which reflects the material taught throughout the semester; provide constructive written feedback on students' progress at mid-term and end of the semester conferences that promotes success.
  • Maintain the ESL mission and policies.
  • Contribute to the program and curriculum development of the ESL Program through written and verbal input.
  • Collaborate with ESL staff on programs, curriculum, and activities.
  • Provide classroom leadership that is culturally appropriate.
  • Attend training and staff meetings as required and participate in field experiences and administrative tasks upon occasion.


  • Master's degree in TESOL or related discipline
  • Previous teaching experience preferred

Qualified applicants can complete an online application by clicking on the following link:


A cover letter and resume should accompany the online application.  

Candidates must pass background clearances prior to the issuance of a contract. These are considered adjunct (part-time) positions. Adjunct instructors are hired for specific teaching assignments and contracts are distributed on a semester-by-semester basis with no guarantee of future contracts.

Review of applicants will begin immediately; position(s) open until filled.

No Relocation Assistance