Career Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in joining Houston Center for Literacy. HCL strives to create a literate, prepared workforce by building high capacity, effective and top performing literacy agencies and programs throughout the Greater Houston area.


Job Title: Instructor

Schedule: Part-time- ***Work hours are VERY unconventional and may vary so individual MUST have a flexible schedule - nights and weekends may be required***

Summary: This position is responsible for guiding adult students through individualized programs and assisting in the daily operations of the learning center. Duties include,but are not limited to teaching literacy (including Adult Basic Education and GED), English as a Second Language (ESL) skills, EL Civics and special projects(such as financial or health literacy).

To apply, please send your cover letter and resume to HR@houliteracy.org with the name of the position in the subject line.



Job Title: Microsoft Office Certified Trainer/Instructor (Independent Contractor)

Schedule: Part-time-Work hours are VERY unconventional and may vary so individual MUST have a flexible schedule - nights and weekends may be required

Summary: (1.) Provide quality instruction at all times to adult students, teaching classes for the entire class period and properly covering the curriculum and outline forMicrosoftOffice 2013 or newer and preparing students to take the Microsoft Office Specialist exam in Word 2013 or newer. (2.) Contribute to the development and implementation of competency-based education and utilize available educational resources for the improvement ofinstructionand the creation of teaching materials. (3.) Maintain accurate student and course records. (4.) Provide input to the Director regarding student outcomes. (5.) Enforce academic policy and procedures at all times. (6.) Report to the Director any issues, concerns, or problems as it relates to the curriculum, instruction or student conduct/behavior. ***Must hold a MicrosoftOfficeSpecialist, Microsoft Office Specialist Expert, or Microsoft Office Specialist Master certification in Microsoft Word 2013 or newer Must have a flexibleschedule -nights and weekends may be required***



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HCL supports the Mayor's Coalition for Literacy, an association of more than 50 organizations offering literacy services throughout the Greater Houston area. View job opportunities at our member organizations by visiting our literacy provider job bank.

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Our Mission

In order to boost the economy of Houston, Houston Center for Literacy strengthens providers of adult education who, in turn, provide necessary skills for underemployed citizens to fulfill their potential and become economically self-sufficient.

Our Vision

We envision a city where every adult is equipped with the basic skills they need to qualify for jobs that will allow them to support their families and thrive as prosperous, independent, successful members of our society.