Employment Opportunities

Do you love working with international students and professionals to help them succeed?

MLC may be the place for you, if you are passionate about ESL teaching and student affairs.

MLC is a growing organization and we are always looking for experienced ESL instructors and staff who are aligned with The MLC Way and believe in our mission. Applicants for the Instructor position must have a Masters Degree in Linguistics or a related field, and/or certification to teach ESL, as well as a minimum of 3 years of ESL classroom teaching experience.

If you believe you are a good fit for MLC and have the necessary experience, please email us your resume/CV and let us know why you think so. Please send your materials to: jobs@englishclasses.com.

MLC is an equal opportunity employer.

We are hiring part-time in-person and online ESL instructors!


MLC is accepting resumes and applications for instructors to teach in-person at our Ann Arbor campus and/or online. 

We are interested in applicants who have daytime, evening or  weekend availability. We are looking for qualified, dynamic, creative, and enthusiastic ESL instructors to work with our adult students at varying English levels from over 50 different countries. Experience teaching Business English or working in an Executive Coaching situation is a plus. Experience and proficiency in teaching online is absolutely necessary. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Prepare for and teach scheduled classes, private tutorials or executive coaching situations
  • Meet with the Academic Director to consult on classes, students, and administrative duties throughout the session
  • Maintain attendance and grade records in each class and submit them at the end of each session
  • Attend a teacher’s meeting and/or all hands staff meeting during the session if one is scheduled
  • Create, administer, and grade assessments and exams according to MLC Assessment Guidelines


  • Bachelor’s degree and ESL certification or enrollment in graduate degree program in ESL or linguistics
  • At least 3 years of ESL classroom experience is preferred
  • MA degree in TESOL or related field is preferred
  • Experience teaching Business English or doing Executive Coaching is a plus
  • Ability to work with people in various roles (instructors, students, administrators)
  • Proficient in technology and knowledge of how to use a variety of educational tools when teaching online
  • A “no task is too small” attitude!

Compensation is competitive and based on experience and qualifications.

The Michigan Language Center’s mission is to teach English and American Culture to people from around the world and empower them in their university, career, and personal pursuits. We treat students and staff as family – with hospitality and genuine care for each individual.

Please keep applications brief; we want resumes with relevant experience. Be prepared to talk about your teaching experience, including your online teaching. Short and personalized cover letters are welcome! Please be specific about your hours of  availability.  Let us know if you are interested in daytime, evening or weekend classes and/or tutorials. Please visit our website to learn more about our teaching philosophy and our organizational values.

Email resumes and cover letters to: jobs@englishclasses.com.
We’ll get in touch with you if there is a fit and a need!