The English Language Center (ELC) has been dedicated to providing English programs of the highest quality to international students since 1978. By employing highly qualified and dedicated instructors and by utilizing a dynamic and comprehensive curriculum, ELC provides the perfect environment for rapid language improvement. ELC also offers students extensive support services to ensure that their stay in the United States is culturally as well as educationally enriching.
ELC’s Junior Programs welcome over 800 international students between the ages of 11-17 every summer and operate out of 3 campuses across the country:
Boston, MA (June 22nd - August 10th)
University of California, Los Angeles (June 22nd - August 17th)
University of California, Santa Barbara (June 29th - August 3rd)
Our summer programs give students the opportunity to study English in the summer and have fun with other international students at UCLA, UCSB, or Boston. Offered during June, July, and August our summer junior programs provide students with a 20-lesson per week Semi-Intensive English Course, on-campus accommodation, and daily activities. We are looking for enthusiastic employees who want to gain valuable experience in international education and youth development.
The Junior Program Teacher reports to the Director of Courses to ensure the smooth and positive running of the academic portion of the Junior Program. The primary functions of the teacher are to help make English accessible to all students, and to foster students’ self-esteem and motivation. This position can expect to work with students ages 11-17 from a variety of international destinations. Junior Program Teachers should be knowledgeable, resourceful, and flexible to meet the needs of our diverse student population.
ELC Core Values
We aim to employee staff that are invested in the following values:
Cultivating a Safe and Friendly Community
Inhabiting a Team Mindset
Ensuring Enriching Experiences
Fostering a Spirit of Integrity and Trustworthiness
Committing to a Performance Driven Outlook
ESL Teacher Responsibilities
Duties of the ESL Teacher include but are not limited to:
Expectations of the ESL Teacher include:
Other duties to be determined by the Director of Courses throughout the program
This position is a part-time, temporary position with a schedule of Monday-Friday. Classes are taught from 9AM-12:45PM.
Job Types: Part-time, Temporary
Hours per week: