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ESL Teacher

Posted: Aug 08, 2022

The City of Rockville Senior Center's online ESL teachers provides reading, writing, and speaking instruction to older adults whose native language is not English. Conduct lessons in virtual rather than traditional classroom settings.
We are looking for a competent and flexible online ESL teacher to join our team. In this position, you will be required to develop lesson plans and prepare learning material. You need to be organized, computer literate, and able to communicate clearly. Additionally, you need to be patient and attentive to learners' needs. The ideal candidate will possess the ability to encourage interaction among older adult learners to facilitate learning.

Online ESL Teacher Responsibilities:

  • Preparing lesson plans which address learners' language skills needs.
  • Designing and presenting educational material.
  • Tailoring lessons to accommodate differences in learning styles and speed of the class.
  • Evaluating learners' progress.
  • Preparing and disseminating progress reports at the end of each term.
  • Remaining knowledgeable about and respectful of cultural differences within the classroom.
  • Assisting learners with their technical difficulties, where possible.
  • Maintain and report learner attendance.
  • Adhere to administrative requests, i.e., time reports and staff meetings.

Online ESL Teacher Requirements:

  • Minimum of Bachelor's degree, preferably in any of the humanities.
  • TEFL/TESOL Certification or equivalent.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Computer literate.
  • Own laptop or desktop computer fitted with an HD-capable webcam.
  • Fast and reliable internet connection.
  • Possess an analog or USB headset.
  • Professional appearance.
  • Previous teaching/training experience with adults is preferred.                                             
  • Interested persons should send resumes to Ms. Amoke Alakoye at

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