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 ESL instructors!

As a growing organization, we anticipate needs for more part-time instructors who live within 25 miles from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. 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. There are opportunities to teach in a classroom environment, at a corporate location, and in private tutorials.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Prepare for and teach scheduled classes and/or private tutorials.
  • 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
  • At least 3 years of ESL classroom experience is preferred
  • MA degree in TESOL or related field is preferred
  • Ability to work with people in various roles (instructors, students, administrators)
  • Comfort level with technology and knowledge of how to use a variety of educational tools
  • 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 experiences. Short and personalized cover letters are welcome! 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!