Professional Teaching Fellow in English for Academic Purposes

27 Sep 2022
End of advertisement period
21 Oct 2022
Contract Type
Full Time

China based

Centre for Tertiary Teaching and Learning The University of Waikato Joint Institute at Zhejiang University City College (NZUWI)

  • Fantastic opportunity to teach English Language in China
  • Apply your experience of working in an international organisation
  • A competitive benefits package is on offer for you and your family

Ko waikoe? - Who are you?

You will have successful undergraduate teaching experience and a Masters degree in English Language Teaching, Applied Linguistics or a relevant TESOL qualification. Prior experience in teaching English for academic purposes in a management/computer science or technology context is essential. Experience of living and working in China is highly desired.

Patience and the ability to work with students for whom English is not their first language is essential, along with knowledge of Chinese culture. The teaching will be conducted in English.

Ngākōreromōtetūranga - About the role

We have an opportunity for a dedicated and motivated academic to teach English Language to students during the first three semesters in our joint programmes taught in the disciplines of Computing and Mathematical Sciences, Arts and Management.

Current salary range for Professional Teaching Fellows will be in the range of CNY320,000 to CNY455,000 per year dependent on qualifications, skills and experience.

Ko waimātou? - Who are we?

We are proud of our Joint Institute at Zhejiang University City College which is designated as an Institute authorised to deliver NZ (University of Waikato) and Chinese (Ministry of Education) accredited degrees. Currently the Institute offers undergraduate degrees in Media, Design and Finance. All teaching is conducted in English. Into its fifth year of operation, the Institute in Hangzhou has 16 staff and an enrolment of 1,000 students.

He aha ngā take me tonomai ai koe? - Why should you apply for this position?

A competitive benefits package is on offer for the appointee (and partner and dependent children where relevant) which includes either on campus accommodation or a contribution towards off campus rented accommodation, contributions towards relocation and international school and pre-school tuition fees, payment for work visa, medical insurance costs and one return economy airfare per annum to return to home country, if border restrictions allow.

The appointment will start as soon as possible and the applicant will be a foreign expert, and employment compliant with the regulations of the provincial government. These regulations stipulate who is eligible for legal employment as a foreign expert with regard to obtaining work permits and visas.

Closing date: Friday, 21 October 2022

Vacancy number: 420415

For further information and to apply online.