Lead IEL/Civics Teacher

Educational Support Specialist III


Eastern Shore Community College is a two-year public institution of higher education and the smallest of the 23 community colleges in Virginia. The College serves two rural counties, Accomack and Northampton, on the Eastern Shore of Virginia. For more information, see our website at es.vccs.edu.


Eastern Shore Community College is recruiting for a part-time Lead teaching position reporting to the Coordinator of Adult Education Programs. The hourly rate is $25 per hour. There are no benefits associated with this position. Flexible schedule with up to 25 hours per week beginning October 27, 2017, or as soon as agreed upon, which may include evenings and weekends. Part of the position will instruct(between 10 and 15 hours) and part will be responsible for program coordination. Position is subject to a successful background check and valid employment eligibility through E-Verify. This is a granted funded position and continuance is based on sufficient funding.


Will work with adult education instructors to ensure they meet the needs of adult learners, to include working directly with them in the classroom.  Responsible for researching and recommending all materials and supplies needed in IEL/CIVICS classrooms.  Will also perform in-services’ and teacher observations to acknowledge evidence of best practices.

Required Qualifications

Bachelor’s Degree in education/teaching certificate. Previous teaching experience in adult education or in English as a second language. Experience working with learners of various ages and backgrounds. Knowledge of English Language Learning needs.

Preferred Qualifications

Master’s Degree in education with several years teaching experience.

Application Process

Submit a fully completed and signed Commonwealth of Virginia application for employment form (available at http://es.vccs.edu/about/employment-opportunities/), cover letter explaining the match between a candidate’s background and requirements for position; resume and unofficial copy of college transcripts. Position is open until filled. Initial review of applications will begin on September 18, 2017. Applicants desiring special services or accommodations should contact the Human Resources Office at least five days prior to application review deadline. Send application and required documents listed above to:

Michael Driscoll
Human Resources Manager
Eastern Shore Community College
29300 Lankford Highway
Melfa, VA 23410

Eastern Shore Community College (or ESCC) does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age in its programs and activities. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies: Janet Justis, Dean of Learning Resources, 29300 Lankford Hwy., Melfa, VA 23410; 757.789.1723. (V/TDD Telephone 757-789-1738)