Adult Basic and Secondary Education and Literacy Teachers and Instructors

Adult Basic and Secondary Education and Literacy Teachers and Instructors

Teach or instruct out-of-school youths and adults in remedial education classes, preparatory classes for the General Educational Development test, literacy, or English as a Second Language. Teaching may or may not take place in a traditional educational institution.

Key Competencies * Dependability * Integrity * Self Control * Adaptability/Flexibility * Concern for Others * Independence * Cooperation * Attention to Detail * Stress Tolerance * Social Orientation

Representative Tasks * Observe and evaluate students' work to determine progress and make suggestions for improvement. * Observe students to determine qualifications, limitations, abilities, interests, and other individual characteristics. * Establish clear objectives for all lessons, units, and projects and communicate those objectives to students.


Educational Services,

Job Family Education, Training, and Library

Sample Job Titles Academic Specialist, Adult Basic Education Instructor (ABE Instructor), Adult Basic Education Teacher (ABE Teacher), Adult Education Instructor, Adult Education Teacher, Adult Educator, Adult Literacy Instructor, Adult Literacy Teacher, Adult Remedial Education Instructor, Adult School Teacher, Adult Secondary Education Instructor, Bilingual Instructor, Bilingual Teacher, English Instructor, English Teacher, ESL Instructor (English as a Second Language Instructor), ESL Teacher (English as a Second Language Teacher), ESOL Instructor (English for Speakers of Other Languages Instructor), ESOL Teacher (English for Speakers of Other Languages Teacher), GED Instructor (General Educational Development Instructor), GED Preparation Teacher (General Educational Development Preparation Teacher), GED Teacher (General Educational Development Teacher), General Education Teacher, Instructor, Literacy Specialist, Literacy Teacher, Math Teacher (Mathematics Teacher), Reading Specialist, Reading Teacher, Remedial Reading, Math, or Other Subject Teacher, Teacher.