ESOL Instructor - Part Time (10-20hrs) - Roslindale & Parker Hill
Requisition Number:2022-ET/Y-047
Department:Education, Training and Youth Services
Employee Type:Regular w/ Temporary Date
Hours Per Week:10-20


Action for Boston Community Development is a nonprofit human services organization that each year provides more than 100,000 low income residents in the Greater Boston region with the tools and resources needed to transition from poverty to stability and from stability to success. 

The English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) program provides community members services to learn English or improve their ability to speak, read and write in English.

Duties Include:

  • Responsible for providing individualized and group instruction to adults in English as a Second Language (ESOL) classes. Conduct on-site activities; plan and develop curricula and materials.
  • Participate in activities of the ABCD Adult Education System.
  • Work with Education and Career Advisor in the development of Individual Education and Career Plans based on learner goals, needs, and assessment.
  • Utilize online platforms and other resources to conduct classes and maintain communication with students.
  • Develop and document materials, curriculum and resources.
  • Provide periodic academic assessment and program evaluation.
  • Participate in staff and program development activities, including developing and implementing an Individual
    Professional Development Plan.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.

Job Qualifications:
  • Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in education, social sciences or related field, and one to three years of previous teaching experience with adults and/or youth, preferably in ABE, ASE, or ESOL in a community based setting required.
  • Masters in TESOL and familiarity with Department of Elementary and Secondary Education MA Curriculum Frameworks and
    College and Career Readiness Standards preferred.
  • Certification in administering and scoring the TABE Reading and Writing and BEST Plus 2.0 preferred.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of curriculum design, development, assessment, and evaluation.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Strong ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Bilingual skills in English and Spanish is a plus.
  • Must be able to work sensitively and effectively with individuals of diverse socioeconomic and cultural backgrounds.


  • Make an impact on the community
  • Free professional development opportunities and trainings
  • Health and Dental Insurance
  • Long-term and Short-term Disability Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • 403B Retirement Plan with employer match and vesting
  • Paid Time Off
  • 13 Observed Holidays

Please note openings are at the following locations: Rosindale & Parker Hill/Fenway

Morning and evening shifts available. 

Please note: This position is temporary through June 30, 2023.