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ESL Instructor (part-time)

Colby Community College
Colby, KS
  • Posted: August 10, 2022
  • $17 Hourly
  • Part-Time
Company Description

Colby Community College is located in northwest Kansas, approximately 50 miles from the Nebraska and Colorado borders. From a humble beginning of 99 students in 1964, CCC now serves more than 2,400 students annually.

In addition to a 57-acre main campus, a 60-acre farm is used as a hands-on laboratory and training facility. The College also accommodates hundreds of off-campus students through face-to-face, online, and hybrid courses.

A number of studies conclude CCC is a solid educational investment. Colby has a strong history of student performance and ranks near the top for graduation and retention rates among Kansas community colleges.

Job Description

Colby Community College is accepting applications for a contracted part-time Adult Education ESL Instructor. The position is 12-15 hours per week, including prep and administrative time. The class will be located in Colby.

The Adult Education ESL Instructor provides instruction in English as a Second Language and instruction in workplace skills to qualifying adults. The individual reports to the Director of Adult Education. As part of a grant-funded program, all positions depend on continued funding from year-to-year.

  • Maintains all required credentials and certifications;
  • Conducts the adopted intake process for all students;
  • Pre and post-tests students; collects all demographic data required on students;
  • Maintains and updates files on each student, including goals, testing records, educational plan, and career plan;
  • Provides instruction in adult education prep at designated site(s) and times;
  • Maintains and submits accurate weekly attendance;
  • Teaches, completes necessary paperwork and/or actively works with students and or partners to fulfill hourly employment requirements;
  • Actively recruits adult students in the local program;
  • Takes action to monitor those students not attending;
  • Participates in essential professional development;
  • Fulfills other duties as assigned by supervisor and/or college administrators.


$17 per hour. This is a contracted, part-time position with no benefits package.
The position averages 12 to 18 hours per week.

  • Energetic, able to relate to students and community partners
  • Innovative and ready to look for new options and ideas
  • Ability to work effectively with diverse populations of students, staff, faculty, alumni and friends of the college
  • Ability to work independently as well as with a team
  • Ability to pay close attention to detail
  • Willing to attend necessary professional development (often online)


To be considered for this position, send a letter of application, resume, references, and all postsecondary transcripts to:

Colby Community College
ATTN: Human Resources
1255 S Range Ave
Colby, KS 67701

Materials may be mailed to hr(at)

  • Bachelor's degree in any area
  • Passion for assisting adults ages 16 and up in continued education and entry into careers
  • Able to meet with partners in the community and establish new relationships

Additional Information

Colby Community College provides equality of opportunity to its applicants for admission, enrolled students, graduates, and employees. The College does not discriminate with respect to hiring, continuation of employment, promotion, tenure, other employment practices, application for admission or career services and placement on the basis of race, color, gender, age, disability, national origin or ancestry, sexual orientation or religion. For inquiries regarding the nondiscrimination policies: Human Resources Office, 1255 South Range Ave., Colby, KS 67701. (785) 460-5406. hr(at)

Candidates identifying as a qualified person with a disability under the Americans with Disabilities Act and who would like to request accommodations should contact Human Resources.

The successful candidate for this position will be subject to a pre-employment background check.

Visa Sponsorship is not available for this position. The candidate must be authorized to work in the United States.

Colby Community College


Colby, KS
67701 USA



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