Posted: 4th December 2018


Native Speaker ESL Instructor


Subang Jaya, Johor Bahru & Serdang






5 years




28th February 2019

Applications close in -179 days


ELS Language Centres in Malaysia is recruiting ESL Instructors to join our Subang Jaya Centre & University Putra Malaysia On-campus Centre in December 2018.


Reporting directly to the Academic Director (AD) or Academic coordinator (AC), ESL Instructor is responsible for planning, teaching and evaluating assigned classes in accordance with the ELS Language Centres curriculum with assistance from the AD or AC, Instructional Specialists and Senior Instructors; for maintaining student class records; for fulfilling administrative duties as required and/or requested by the AD or AC; and for participating in professional development activities such as workshops, meetings and assisting Associate Instructors.




  1. To teach any of the ELS academic programmes as assigned by the Academic Director or Academic Co-coordinator.
  2. To prepare lesson plans, exercises and tests.
  3. To test, evaluate and counsel the student regarding his/her classroom performance.
  4. To maintain a classroom environment conducive to learning.
  5. To co-ordinate instruction, attendance records and evaluation with other teachers.
  6. To know and adhere to Center policy and procedures and to communicate local policy to associate Instructors.
  7. To complete administrative paperwork as required or requested.
  8. To maintain performance and attendance records.
  9. To maintain Center resource materials and files
  10. To refer non-academic problems to the appropriate person(s).
  11. To be willing to observe for purposes of professional development and to be observedin all facets of the programmes.
  12. To participate in administrative meetings and professional development activities.
  13. To participate in the employee evaluation process (classroom observations and follow-up discussions and the performance appraisal process).
  14. To provide Associate Instructors with assistance.
  15. To develop and /or refine teaching materials at the local level.
  16. To participate in activities during the instructor’s scheduled class hours and when requested, to disseminate information about after-class activities
  17. To contribute to the maintenance of neat classrooms and a neat staff workroom and staff lounge.
  18. To substitute in emergency situations when there are no reasonable alternatives available to the AD or AC.


  1. Be native English speakers – from UK, USA, Canada, Australia and New Zealand
  2. Have a basic degree, professional teaching qualification and a minimum of five years experience
  3. Age between 25 to 55 years old
  4. Show a desire to for continuous professional development and sharing of best practices
  5. Display a commitment to high standards of delivery
  6. Reflect a can-do attitude that supports the ELS brand position
  7. Practise respect for all communities, cultures and religions


  1. Teaching work permit arrangement
  2. 20 days schedule leave to be taken over 4 session breaks
  3. general welfare benefits such as health insurance, sick leave, etc.
  4. Basic monthly remuneration (salary and housing allowance) between RM7,500/- to RM10,000/- (Exchange rate of US$1.00 to RM4.00)
  5. Economy class airfare from country of origin
  6. Opportunities to earn more for overtime
  7. Excellent opportunity for those interested in continuous professional teacher development and learning more about multimedia use in teaching English.


Eric Chee


E-03, Detached Office Block, Empire Damansara, No.2, Jalan Pju 8/8a, Damansara Perdana, Petaling Jaya, Selangor Malaysia 47820


Ph. ++60377332076


Els Language Center

• ELS Malaysia was established in 1990 and is a franchise of the US-based ELS Language Centres. • We specialise in teaching Academic English, test prep programmes such as TOEFL and IELTS and work place English. • Since 1990, ELS Language Centres Malaysia, has built a reputation as being one of the best English language training providers with a network of instruction centres in Subang Jaya, Johor Bahru and ELS@UPM. • In addition to top class teaching and learning facilities, we are dedicated to providing excellent student services. • The ELS Intensive English Programme Certificate (CIEP) is recognised by many top Malaysian higher learning institutions. • We teach English to more than 3,000 students a year. • Among the awards ELS Malaysia has received include: • Brand of the year award (2014-2015National Award) • 5-Star Quality Standards Award (2015 MOE) • Education Excellence Award (2015 NAPEI) • Malaysia Language centre of the Year (2016 Frost & Sullivan)

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