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Language Instructor

Freestyle Languages
Austin, TX
  • Expired: October 02, 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 at least a Bachelor’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 2+ years of formal teaching experience, including online teaching;

  • desires continual professional growth and open to pedagogy coaching and improvement

  • 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 familiar with the Flipped Classroom Model

  • communicates and collaborates with the team in a timely manner via email, Zoom chat, and Asana.

Other:

  • after a successful first course, schedule options include 2 to 6 courses per session, depending on teacher availability and successful outcomes

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

    • 8, or 12 week sessions

  • 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 speak Spanish at least at the Advanced level

NOTE: Teaching is contingent upon the successful completion (within 2-4 weeks) of our Freestyle EDU teacher training program (https://docs.google.com/document/d/15_br1JDOmXN5nfRjWQnlEV7GlgXDc_qoksI9Qejmeio/view), which includes asynchronous training modules, synchronous sessions, and peer observations. More information on our LinkedIn-EDU page (https://www.linkedin.com/showcase/flc-teacher-training-program/?viewAsMember=true).

Benefits:

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

  • career path opportunities

  • continued professional enrichment & pedagogy

  • compensation: competitive pay + signing and quarterly performance-based bonuses

  • complimentary language classes

Application process:

Please apply at https://freestylelanguages.typeform.com/to/a800dLaw to be considered for the position.

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

- Required teacher training / onboarding prior to the next scheduled session.

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