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Language Instructor (Spanish, ESL, French & Italian)

Freestyle Languages
Austin, TX
  • Expired: October 31, 2022. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Description / About Freestyle: A culture of engagement fosters language acquisition! We aspire to build a sense of community and connection through a larger vision tied to cultural awareness and language learning. We use and practice language in a relevant social context, based on our proprietary multimedia-based innovative curriculum.

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Holds a Master’s Degree in the target language or Education with at least 2 years of formal teaching experience or native speaker with teaching certificate and/or with at least 5+ years of formal teaching experience, including online teaching;

  • Desires continual professional growth and open to pedagogy coaching and improvement, through Freestyle-EDU, our Teacher Training program, and monthly pedagogy workshops;

  • Possesses a dynamic personality with positive energy, able to represent a brand;

  • Understands L2 pedagogy, including adult learning challenges such as the affective filter;

  • Engages with the Freestyle community beyond the virtual classroom by attending cultural events, interacting with students on our various platforms and social media;

  • Is able to design course components specific to the Freestyle flipped model;

  • Collaborates with the team in a timely manner via our project management platform (Asana).

Other:

  • Schedule options include 1 to several classes per session, depending on teacher availability and successful outcomes:

    • Each class held 3x per week; days and times vary per session / per program

    • Sessions run in 4,8, or 12 week

  • Instructors provide instruction via our curriculum with a proven model and methodology; some curriculum creation may be available where budget is available;

  • Candidates must be available for min. 1 year commitment;

  • Candidates interested in teaching ESL must have a high level of Spanish knowledge.

NOTE: Teaching is contingent upon the successful completion (within 2-4 weeks) of asynchronous and synchronous training modules in our Freestyle-EDU program, which includes assessments, observations, and demonstrations. Signing bonus available upon completion.

Benefits:

  • Be part of a dynamic, engaged team in a collaborative language-learning community!

  • Opportunities to advance to Language Team Leader, and beyond

  • Continued professional enrichment & pedagogy

  • Compensation: competitive pay + bonuses

Application process:

Please apply on our careers website to be considered for the position.

https://freestylelanguages.typeform.com/to/a800dLaw

- Initial selections followed by online interviews and a teaching ‘demo.’

- Required new-teacher training / onboarding prior to the next scheduled session. Learn more about our professionally-developed Teacher Training Program. + LinkedIn ‘EDU’ page

Company Description
Freestyle is a community of inclusion and diversity. Within our walls or at events, we provide a ‘safe zone’ where you can connect and enjoy the learning process. We strive to create a vibrant community through face-to-face interaction where we share perspectives and inspire one another. People are made to communicate and connect. Freestyle’s mission is to connect people though language and to build a language-learning community where everyone is welcome.

Freestyle Languages

Address

Austin, TX
USA

Industry

Education