English Language Teacher Assistant

Job Title: English Language Teacher Assistant

Location: Remote – NAAM offices located in Lynn and Lowell, MA

Schedule: 10 hours per week

Availability Monday through Thursday from between during class times (10am-12pm) plus
additional hours for 1-on-1 tutoring and/or class related tasks each week (these hours can be at a time of your choosing)

Background: NAAM is a non-profit organization which provides social support services to
refugees and immigrants residing on the North Shore. The core services include: ESOL classes,
employment assistance and job coaching, skills training, case management, after-school and
summer programming for youth and children K-12, citizenship assistance and civics/history
classes. NAAM conducts an online adult ESOL program to teach conversation/pronunciation,
reading, listening and writing. These English for the Workplace classes have an employment
focus to equip students with the necessary language skills to succeed at their jobs.

Responsibilities:

  • Support teacher(s) with the instruction of online ESOL teaching in reading, writing,
    conversation/pronunciation, grammar to adult language learners (approximately 12-15
    students) by facilitating break out rooms, providing 1-on-1 tutoring, and assisting with
    other class related tasks as assigned by the teacher(s).
  • Implement and adhere to provided curriculum and instructions.
  • Assist with tracking student attendance and outreach to absent students.
  • Substitute for classes on an as-needed basis.
  • Provide digital literacy support to students who have trouble navigating Google
    Classroom (logging into class, naming oneself, muting and unmuting, using the chat, etc).
  • Other duties as required.

Qualifications:

  • Excellent command of the English language.
  • Proficiency and experience in Google Meet (our program’s videoconferencing platform),
    Google Classroom, Google Slides, Google Sheets, Google Docs.
  • Experience in teaching and demonstrated ability to teach diverse populations and skill
    levels in one classroom.
  • College degree preferred. TESOL/TEFL certification preferred.
  • Individuals with lived immigrant/refugee experience are strongly encouraged to apply.

Compensation & Schedule: $20 per hour, 10 hours per week

We aim to fill this position as soon as possible. To apply, please send a resume and brief email
introducing yourself to Mia Mountain, miamountain.naam@gmail.com and Erica Peterson,
elpeterson89@gmail.com