ESL Instructor (Part-Time)

Greenville University is seeking an ESL instructor to teach part-time in the University Pathways Program (an intensive English program for international students). The instructor would teach up to 9 hours a week. This position is supervised by the Academic Director of the University Pathways Program. 


Requirements The instructor should have:

  • Bachelors degree in teaching English as a second language, or teaching English to speakers of other languages; 


  • Bachelors degree in education, English, linguistics, applied linguistics, any foreign language, composition, bilingual/bicultural studies, reading, or speech; and a certificate in teaching English as a second language, which may be completed concurrently during the first year of employment as a noncredit instructor; 


  • Bachelors degree with any of the majors specified in subparagraph (2) above; and one year of experience teaching ESL in an accredited institution; and a certificate in teaching English as a second language, which may be completed concurrently during the first two years of employment as a noncredit instructor; 
  • Experience teaching ESL at all levels—beginning to advanced level 
  • A demonstrated sensitivity to students with diverse academic, socio-economic, cultural, and ethnic backgrounds and students with disabilities. 
  • Provide instruction according to syllabi 

Keep accurate records of student attendance, and academic progress All applicants must submit the following for their application to be complete: 

  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Copies or Scans of official transcripts, certificate

Greenville University's Mission:

Greenville University is liberal arts University that empowers students for lives of character and service through a transforming Christ-centered education in the liberal arts, sciences, and professional studies.  Our hiring practices reflect our commitment to be a Christ-centered institution.

Greenville University's Commitment to Diversity:

It is the policy of Greenville University not to discriminate on the basis of age, color, ethnic or national origin, disability, race, gender or prior military service in its educational programs, admissions or employment policies. Greenville University is committed to an environment of cultural and ethnic diversity; women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

Greenville University is located 50 miles east of St. Louis in an attractive residential community of approximately 7,000 people. Greenville University was founded in 1892 and is affiliated with the Free Methodist Church, yet draws students from 40+ denominations. For additional information, please visit our website: