ALHOSN University, located in the city of Abu Dhabi, is a newly established private university accredited by the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research of the United Arab Emirates. With an initial enrollment of 160 students in September 2005, it now has about 900 students registered in various undergraduate and graduate degree programs offered by three Faculties: Engineering and Applied Sciences, Business, and Arts and Social Sciences. As part of our expansion plan, ALHOSN University invites applications for the following positions beginning in Spring (August 17) Semester 2008.
Job Title: ESL Instructor Department: English Language Center (ELC)
Employment Status: Full Time
Starting Date: 17 August (Spring) 2008
Both male and female instructors are required to teach English in one of the UAE’s most livable cities, Abu Dhabi.
Applicants should possess an MA in TESOL/Applied Linguistics, or a related area of study. Experience in a university English language centre and familiarity with educational technology and multi-media learning is highly desirable. Candidates should have a background in teaching EAP and ESP as well as experience in undergraduate teaching, research, and service in an EFL context.
Duties and responsibilities:
1 To teach on any of the ELC courses
2 To take part in on-going materials and test development
3 To contribute to English Language assistance offered to university students
4 To carry out related administrative duties as assigned by ELC director
5 To contribute to community service activities
Required Qualifications and Skills:
– Preference will be given to native speaker.
– Previous teaching experience is required.
– A degree in EFL or related fields from an English medium University.
-Strong communication skills.
– Computer skills an asset.
Please visit the University website at http://www.alhosnu.ae and submit an online application (only online applications will be accepted).
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted at a later stage.
ALHOSN University, P.O. Box 38772, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates