Main Duties and responsibilities • To teach in a renowned engineering university in Chengdu. Class size is 16-20 students, no office hour. • A maximum of 25 working hours in a week. These hours include teaching 16-20 academic hours (1 academic hour = 45 minutes), small group workshops, 1-1 tutorials and other admin work arranged by the College. • Course and lesson planning • Student assessment and record keeping • Participation in general and team meetings and CPD sessions. • Liaison and collaboration with the Head of College, members of the management team and academic staff. This might include admin work such as course coordination, documents proofreading and admission support, etc.
Requirements (Qualifications, skills and experience) Essential • Undergraduate degree from a world-renowned university • Cambridge CELTA/Trinity Cert TESOL or equivalent qualification containing observed and assessed teaching practice* • Ideally 2 years’ experience of teaching and assessing English language at B1 level and above • Excellent organisational, communication and inter-personal skills • Ability to work under pressure • Ability to lead and work well in teams • Willingness to work flexibly to meet the needs of the programme Desirable • Diploma level TESOL qualification (Cambridge Delta/Trinity Diploma in TESOL or equivalent) * • Masters in Applied Linguistics, TESOL, ELT or other relevant discipline* • Previous experience of teaching EAP and/or IELTS. • IELTS (or other international test) examiner experience • Experience of teaching in a Higher Education setting • Experience of teaching and assessing undergraduate/foundation students in an East Asia/Southeast Asia university environment • Experience of teaching English for STEM (particularly engineering) • Ability to use ICT effectively including use of a virtual learning environment (e.g. Moodle) *Please note we will consider alternative qualifications and experience on their merit.