Information Technology Instructor

Khujand, Tajikistan
Wednesday, 28 July 2021
End of advertisement period
Tuesday, 17 August 2021
Contract Type
Part Time

Position: Part-time IT Instructor
Department: School of Professional and Continuing Education (SPCE)
Duty station: Khujand, Tajikistan
Deadline: 17 August 2021

Summary of Position and Key Responsibilities

The IT Instructor vacancy is a Part-time position and requires half day engagement. The Instructor reports to the Coordinator of Khujand Learning Center and works closely with other staff members of UCA

Main Duties and Responsibilities 

  • Teaching IT courses in several of the following or all fields: ICDL, Python, R programming, SQL, Pandas and/or Power Bi
  • Organising and delivering classroom lectures to students
  • Coordinating specific IT programmes
  • Participating in developing proposals for corporate courses and programmes
  • Participating in marketing and promotion of SPCE courses and programmes
  • Submitting reporting documents (individual plans, examination registers, grade reports) on time
  • Ensuring high attendance of students in classes, contacting students, and reacting on their needs
  • Ensuring high success rate of students
  • Ensuring safety of equipment and furniture in the classrooms and offices
  • Performing other duties (extra-curricular activities, Mathematics/IT clubs)
  • Creating a vibrant teaching atmosphere
  • Advising student on career issues
  • Maximum of 720 hours of teaching workload per year

Required Qualification and Experience 

  • University Degree in teaching Mathematics/IT/Data Science courses;
  • A minimum of 5 years of teaching experience;
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in Tajik or Russian languages, knowledge of English is an advantage;
  • Communication Skills: Instructor must be a good communicator as he/she will be on many occasions communicating with parents and also other teaching staff;
  • Instruction Skills: The Instructor will have to explain unfamiliar concepts with authority and concisely so that students can understand;
  • Creativity: Teachers must find ways to involve students into their lessons. Additionally, teachers must work with different learning styles to get the most out of each student.

How to Apply

Please send a cover letter, CV and contact information for three references to by August 17th, 2021. Applications will be reviewed when received. Early applications are strongly encouraged. As your application e-mail subject, please write: “Part-time IT Instructor”.  Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.