Part-Time English as a Second Language (ESL) Instructor

Manhattan, The Bronx
Posted 3 months ago

Harlem Empowerment Project (HEP) is seeking part-time instructors for several Adult English as a Second Language (ESL) classes. The ideal candidates for these positions are college graduates with experience teaching adults who may have limited formal education.


  • Teach and manage in-person mixed-level Adult English as a Second Language classes
  • Create lesson plans and activities for students of varying abilities and needs
  • Keep accurate and detailed records on attendance, and student progress
  • Communicate effectively with other members of the Harlem Empowerment Project team on student progress
  • Participate in community outreach and student recruitment efforts as needed
  • Participate in team planning sessions and other meetings


  • College graduate with Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) training qualification
  • Minimum two years of teaching experience preferred
  • Experience teaching adults with limited education
  • Experience working with at-risk adult populations
  • Experience working in a New York City public school environment
  • Strong organization and communication skills


  • Part-time, various times (mainly weekday mornings and afternoons)


  • Various locations; mainly East Harlem and the Bronx

Start Date

  • January 9, 2023


  • $55 per teaching hour plus time for prep; up to 18 hours per week.

To apply

Email Tim Warren at

Job Details

Job CategoryTESOL Adult
Organization/School NameHarlem Empowerment Project
Contact NameTim Warren
Application End DateJanuary 6, 2023
Position TitlePart-Time English as a Second Language Instructor