Career Opportunities

Immigrant—Literacy Employment Program Adult Education Instructor/Manager

Interested applicants should send their resume, cover letter, and professional references to Wojciech Zolnowski, wojciech517@yahoo.com and Anne Roth, annechristine.ar@gmail.com

PROGRAM OVERVIEW

IIMD is expanding its Adult Education/Workforce Development program through a newly created program, I-LEP. ILEP prepares low-income adult English Language Learners [ELLs] and native Detroiters with the skills, education and training needed to obtain sustainable living wage employment. This is accomplished through integrated and contextualized instruction, built on best practices and evidence-based teaching methods.

POSITION OVERVIEW

The program offers an exciting opportunity for an experienced Adult Education Instructor/Manager to significantly contribute to Detroit’s economic revitalization and growth. The Instructor/Manager will oversee all aspects of the program, ensuring smooth daily operations. The position is a critical, high level position at IIMD, and we are seeking an individual who is highly committed to service and improving the lives of immigrants and native-born Detroiters.

The person selected for the position will oversee, plan and develop all aspects of I-LEP. The successful candidate will have a deep respect and value of relationships and will act in the best interest of IIMD at all times. Providing evidence based instruction, staff management, participation in affiliate meetings and conferences, ensuring accurate and timely reporting, professional development, program development, facilitation of staff meetings, promoting the program and engaging with key stakeholders and meeting 1:1 with students to ensure their success are critical components.