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Professional Content Specialist, ESL

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Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Transcripts and three letters of recommendation should be directed to: Dorothy Cleary, Director, Tutoring and Writing Services, Monmouth University, West Long Branch, NJ 07764.

Posting Details

Posting Details

Requisition Number F306P
Job Position Title Professional Content Specialist, ESL
Department Tutoring and Writing Services
Immediate Supervisor Title Director
FLSA Non-exempt
Grade None
Union None
Status Part-time
Total Number of Authorized Work Hours per Week 4-8
Total Number of Authorized Work Weeks per Year 28
Advertised Rate of Pay $24.00 per hour
Position Summary

Monmouth University is seeking applications for ESL Professional Content Specialists in the Tutoring and Writing Services department. We are seeking certified instructors to provide English language instruction to a wide variety of non-native English language speakers.

Professional Content Specialists are faculty members with strong teaching backgrounds and knowledge in content specific disciplines. They are committed to helping students by providing positive tutorial experiences in these content areas: sciences (biology/chemistry/physics), math (college algebra through calculus), or business (financial/managerial accounting/economics/business finance/money, credit, finance) or teaching ESL, TESOL, or TOEFL prep experience to adult learners.

The goal of each tutorial is to assist students in developing strategies that will help strengthen their knowledge, develop transferable learning skills, and achieve academic success.

For additional information about the department, please go to:

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Transcripts and three letters of recommendation should be directed to: Dorothy Cleary, Director, Tutoring and Writing Services, Monmouth University, West Long Branch, NJ 07764.

Required Skills or Software Excellent interpersonal, organizational and communication skills, On-line Records System, Must be able to treat confidential and sensitive information appropriately
Required Years of Experience
Required Degree, Licenses or Certifications Master's degree
Other Requirements

English as a Second Language certification.

Commitment to helping students maximize their learning through tutoring sessions. Commitment to providing learning/study strategies in all areas. Commitment to providing positive student/teacher relationships. Willingness to utilize technology to enhance the learning experience.

Preferred Qualifications

College level teaching experience. Experience in conducting tutorials. Knowledge of different learning styles, modalities, and experience with students of diverse learning abilities.

Posting Date 06/19/2017
Closing Date

Job Duties

Job Duties


Provide individual tutorial sessions.

Regular or Occasional Regular

Attend Tutoring Service meetings and training sessions as required.

Regular or Occasional Regular

Learn how to use Accudemia to document student attendance and notes about each tutorial session.

Regular or Occasional Regular

Communicate regularly to the Director about student progress and report any concerns.

Regular or Occasional Regular

Provide academic support for First Year Advising referrals, Department of Disability Services referrals, probationary students, and students who receive MEWS notifications.

Regular or Occasional Regular

Follow up with students as needed.

Regular or Occasional Regular

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a Master's degree or higher?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you have English as a Second Language certification?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. Where did you hear about this job opening?

    (Open Ended Question)

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume or Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents
  1. First Letter of Recommendation
  2. Second Letter of Recommendation
  3. Third Letter of Recommendation
  4. Transcripts
  5. Other Document
  6. Professional References