UOWD6125 - Casual English Language Teacher

Business Unit: Academic
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Department: Language Studies Centre
Contract Type: Casual
Location: Dubai
Position Profile:

UOWD is seeking applications to recruit for the position of Casual English Language Teacher.

Teaching English as a Second Language is a primary function of the English Language Centre in the University of Wollongong in Dubai.

The role of the classroom teacher is central to the quality of the program and the experience of students learning English as a second/foreign language. Without well-qualified and experienced ESL/EFL instructors, the English language programs would not represent best practice in the TESOL industry.

ELC has a number of casual positions available throughout the year to cover the flexible class times offered to our students.  A casual position requires teaching from 3 to 20 hours per week.

  • A Bachelor's degree and a TESOL related teaching qualification (such as CELTA or DELTA).
Essential Criteria:
  • UAE Residency Visa with No Objection Certificate from the visa sponsor.
  • Minimum 3 years’ relevant teaching experience in the field of adult ESL/EFL is essential for the position of ELT.
  • Have the ability to remain open to new theories and methods in ESL/EFL instruction,
  • Be flexible in responding to students' needs,
  • Have a pedagogical rather than a punitive approach to students' errors
  • Able to teach a full range of levels and English courses.
  • Availability to teach across the whole teaching period - morning, afternoon, evening
Desirable Criteria:
  • A relevant Master’s degree.
  • Evidence of other ESL/EFL teaching experience in other fields, such as industry or mainstream education.
  • IELTS and OET teaching and/or examining experience
To Apply:

Closing Date: Monday, 19th February 2018 

Interested applicants must apply before the closing date by visiting our employment website at http://employment.uowdubai.ac.ae. Review of applications will begin after the closing date and will continue until the position(s) are filled.

Note: you will be required to attach the following:
1. Resume / CV