Assistant English Teacher

Title: Assistant English Teacher

Location: United States


Part time

To create the optimal learning environment, the University relies on Assistant Faculty to support instructional faculty by interacting with students in online classrooms that have a large number of students.

We are currently in search of a passionate part-time Assistant Faculty to support our online undergraduate-level English class.

Essential Duties:

  • Analyze student activity within discussions and assessments and choose the appropriate responses
  • Accurately use the right type of responses based upon training and input from the master instructor
  • Assist in managing generic student communications
  • Utilize online learning platform (Canvas) to communicate with students
  • Escalate unique issues to the master instructor
  • Assist with grading
  • Monitor engagement levels and provide recommendations on the best approach on how to increase engagement
  • Other duties as assigned
  • Adhere to university policies and procedures


All degrees must be conferred and from an accredited institution to be considered

  • Master‘s degree in English, English Education, or Communications OR Master‘s degree in related area with at least 18 graduate semester hours in Composition and/or Communications and/or Literature

Work Experience:

  • Previous teaching experience with adult learners, required
  • Previous online teaching experience, preferred

Job Skills:

  • Exhibits sound judgment in making decisions
  • Ability to lead group discussions
  • Ability to keep accurate records
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Must have strong computer skills


  • Access information using a computer
  • Effectively communicate, both up and down the management chain
  • Manage potentially stressful situations in a professional and ethical manner
  • Strong mental acuity
  • Can work independently with limited instruction
  • Experience in MS Office

If you require a reasonable accommodation to complete our application process, please contact our Human Resources Department at