Job Opening: Full-time EFL Lecturer at Chongqing University
|Certificates||TESOL, CELTA, DELTA, Qualified teacher|
|Native||Non-native English speakers can apply|
Spring - Academic Year 2018-2019
CQU is ranked 28th out of 2,236 universities and colleges in China. It is highly ranked in Architecture, Engineering, Technology, and Business disciplines. CQU has four campuses with an enrollment of 50,000 students, of which 20,000 are master and doctoral students, and 30,000 are undergraduate students.
School website: <[URL protected]>
Position: EFL LECTURER
Institution: Chongqing University, School of Foreign Languages & Cultures
Start: Spring - Academic Year 2018-2019
Hours: 16 hours per week on average;
Duties: Teaching non-English major courses for undergraduate and, potentially, postgraduate students;
Salary: 6,000, 7,000, or 8,000 RMB per month depending on experience and degree;
Housing: 1,000 RMB per month rent, paid by the University, for a furnished two-bedroom apartment, including 4,400 RMB per year for telephone, internet and utilities;
Vacation: At least 60-day paid vacation, plus public holidays, including 2,200 RMB per year travel allowance;
Medical: 1,200 to 1,500 RMB medical insurance premium for in-hospital treatment in China, including 800 RMB per academic year for basic clinic treatment will be provided by the University;
Airfare: Airline ticket provided;
Language: Chinese language training provided upon request at no cost;
Orientation: Orientation to Chongqing and University provided.
● MA or higher in TESOL or Education; or
● MS in Sciences + 1 year of full-time ELT experience at the university level and/or with adult learners in classroom settings; or
● Experience in GE, EAP, ESP, English for Disciplinary Studies (EDS).
● BA in TESOL or related fields, Education, and/or Communication + 2 years of full-time ELT experience at the university level and/or with adult learners in classroom settings; or
● BS in Sciences + CELTA/DELTA or equivalent certificate preferred + 2 years of full-time ELT experience at the university level and/or with adult learners in classroom settings.
*Applicants should have experience in materials development, well-rounded knowledge in assessment, and flexibility in working in culturally/socially different settings.
Application Documents Needed:
Please provide the following documents in PDF Form, attach to an e-mail addressed to:
Search Committee: [URL protected]
● Cover Letter
● Photocopy/scan of the Degree(s)
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CQU is highly ranked among universities and colleges in China. A member of the prestigious Excellence League, it is one of the 211 and 958 Project universities and has been designated a key "national" university. It is particularly noted for Architecture, Engineering, Technology, and Business disciplines and has forged educational exchange links with more than 100 other universities in 20 countries. Internationally recognized for research, the library collection includes more than 4 million volumes.
One of the fastest developing cities in China, Chongqing is located in the South West, at the confluence of the Yangtze & Jialing rivers, and a boat ride from the Three Gorges Dam. Dubbed ‘The Mountain City’, it has a strong personality exemplified its cuisine. There is an excellent transportation network providing access to cities all over China but also direct international flights to major cities such as London, Dubai, Los Angeles, New York, Sydney, Melbourne, Rome, Kuala Lumpur, Doha and Tokyo.