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Spanish Language Instructor

Tierra Educational Center continually seeks enthusiastic candidates to join our dedicated team of Spanish instructors. Our instructors all have a native level Spanish fluency and excellent communication skills and are passionate about sharing language and culture with motivated students.

All positions are part time teaching small-group classes for adults, and we aim to offer teachers their ideal schedule and number of hours, usually between 3 and 15 per week. Most classes occur Monday - Thursday evenings, but there are also morning schedules and Saturdays available. In addition to schedule flexibility, we offer our teachers a competitive pay rate, opportunities for development, and a dynamic, supportive work atmosphere.

The ideal candidates have innate teaching skills, previous teaching experience, a solid understanding of Spanish grammar, a dynamic classroom presence, and talent for engaging students in interactive learning. There are also opportunities for teaching children’s classes, experience and interest in teaching children is an additional asset.

We encourage anyone interested in working with us to explore different parts of our website in order to become familiar with our services and approach to language education.

To apply, please email us a detailed cover letter, preferably written in Spanish, describing your work experience and qualifications, reasons you feel you’d be a great fit for Tierra, and availability, in addition to your resume (in English) to hr@tierracenter.com. Applicants must submit both a cover letter and resume and currently reside in Portland, OR to be considered for a position.

We look forward to hearing from you!