We are Hiring French Language Instructor

Job Description: French Language Instructor

Company: Ethiostar Academy

Location: Addis Ababa

Employment Type: Contract

About Us: Ethiostar Academy is a dynamic and innovative language institute/education center/online platform dedicated to providing high-quality language learning experiences to individuals seeking to master the French language. As a French Language Instructor with us, you’ll have the opportunity to contribute to our mission of promoting effective communication and cultural understanding through language education.

Position Overview: We are seeking a skilled and passionate French Language Instructor to join our team. The ideal candidate will have a strong command of the French language, exceptional teaching abilities, and a deep appreciation for both the linguistic and cultural aspects of the language. The French Language Instructor will play a pivotal role in guiding students of varying levels and backgrounds towards achieving fluency and proficiency in French.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design and deliver comprehensive French language lessons tailored to the needs and skill levels of individual students or groups.
  • Foster a positive and engaging learning environment that encourages active participation and interaction among students.
  • Utilize a variety of teaching methods, resources, and technologies to enhance the learning experience and meet diverse learning styles.
  • Assess and evaluate students’ progress regularly, providing constructive feedback and adapting teaching techniques accordingly.
  • Develop and implement creative lesson plans that incorporate cultural insights, real-world scenarios, and practical language applications.
  • Stay updated with current language teaching methodologies and trends to continuously improve instructional strategies.
  • Collaborate with fellow instructors, language program managers, and curriculum development teams to contribute to the enhancement of learning materials and course structures.
  • Maintain accurate records of student attendance, performance, and achievement, and communicate progress to students and relevant stakeholders.


  • Proficiency in the French language at a native or near-native level.
  • Bachelor’s degree in French, Linguistics, Education, or a related field (Master’s degree preferred).
  • Proven experience in teaching French as a second language to learners of various ages and backgrounds.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to connect with and motivate students.
  • Knowledge of language teaching methodologies, curriculum development, and assessment practices.
  • Cultural sensitivity and a passion for sharing insights into French culture along with language instruction.
  • Ability to adapt to diverse learning needs and adjust instructional approaches accordingly.
  • Familiarity with language teaching technologies and online platforms is a plus.
  • Teaching certifications (such as TEFL, TESOL, DELF/DALF) will be advantageous.


  • Competitive compensation package
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Positive and collaborative work environment
  • Opportunity to make a significant impact on students’ language proficiency and cultural awareness

Join our team as a French Language Instructor and help us empower individuals to achieve their language learning goals while fostering cross-cultural understanding. To apply, please submit your resume, cover letter, and any relevant teaching portfolio materials to jobs@ethiostaracademy.com

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