ELL Tutor Coordinator and Instructor

Full-time potential, pay DOE

Job Summary: 

​This position works with the ELL Class Coordinator to provide English as a Second Language instruction to our students. Responsibilities include teaching classes, supporting volunteer tutors, assisting with student intakes and assessments, data collection, and training volunteers. 

  • Bachelor's Degree preferred.

  • Experience with English as a Second Language teaching. 

  • Comfortable in cross-cultural settings.

  • Adept at working independently, as well as with team members.

  • Hold excellent customer service skills.

  • Demonstrate effective oral and written communication skills.

  • Able to organize and prioritize a variety of tasks.

  • Work with minimal supervision.

  • Able to coordinate multiple tasks and follow-up in spite of frequent interruptions.

  • Maintain a professional attitude with enthusiasm and dependability.

  • Exercise time management skills.

  • Willing to take on new tasks with an eagerness to learn new skills.

  • Flexible and willing to shift to new tasks when needed.

Job Tasks: 
  • Recruit, train, and support volunteer tutors. 

  • Oversee and conduct tutor training events, including both initial training and reoccurring tutor workshops. 

  • Conduct student intakes, assessments, data collection, and student to tutor matches. This includes the ability to travel off-site as necessary for tutor/student meetings.

  • Teach 1-2 ESL classes per session (6-8 hours/week). 

  • Assist with the coordination of evening classes, with the flexibility to occasionally work evening hours to orient new volunteers and students. 

  • Assist with promotional materials and events in community. 

  • Participate in LCA fundraising events and Annual Volunteer Appreciation Picnic. 

  • Other duties as assigned.

Please send a cover letter, resume, and three references to  jobs@literacycouncilofalaska.org.
Open until filled.