TESOL Language Teacher

Brisbane, Australia
09 Aug 2017
End of advertisement period
30 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

The Institute of Continuing & TESOL Education

The Institute of Continuing & TESOL Education (ICTE-UQ) is a highly recognised and acknowledged provider of TESOL, Continuing Education and International Development projects and programs both in international and national contexts. ICTE-UQ activity includes the delivery of a wide range of English pathway programs, teacher training and international continuing education programs to more than 6500 international students, teachers, professionals, business personnel and visitors from over 105 countries annually. The Institute’s international development activity is extensive with delivery of more than 500 projects and programs in 80 developing countries throughout the Pacific, South-East Asia, the Indian sub-continent, and Africa. The Institute is involved in online training delivery and offshore training provision across the Institute's extensive network of government, institutional and corporate partners. Project, course and program delivery is also supported by the provision of test administration, including the IELTS test, and extensive client and student support services.

The Institute is one of three divisions reporting directly to the UQ Deputy Vice-Chancellor (External Engagement) and works in close collaboration with the UQ International Marketing, Recruitment & Admissions and UQ Global Engagement divisions in contributing to the fulfilment of the University's globalization, internationalisation and continuing education objectives in learning, discovery and engagement.

The role

The successful candidate will engage as a TESOL Language Teacher in the delivery of English language training at ICTE-UQ with involvement in some or all of the following areas: General English, Academic English, Business English, English for Specific Purposes, English teacher training and teacher professional development programs for pre and in-service teachers.

The person

Applicants should have at least 5 years equivalent full-time experience teaching English language skills to adult learners from a variety of cultural backgrounds. In previous roles, they will have demonstrated an approach to teaching that is learner-focussed, engaging, and assists their students to successfully achieve their English language learning goals. They will have completed an undergraduate degree and a relevant postgraduate qualification in TESOL or a degree plus pre-service TESOL certificate and current enrolment in, and significant progress towards, a relevant postgraduate TESOL qualification.


This is a full-time, continuing appointment with a start date in October 2017. The remuneration package will be in the range of $56,922 - $81,418 p.a., plus employer superannuation contributions of up to 17% (total package will be in the range of $66,599 - $95,259 p.a.).

Position Description

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For more information on this role, please contact Mr Patrick Donoghue, Academic Manager on p.donoghue@icte.uq.edu.au or Mr Stephen Walker, Academic Manager on s.walker@icte.uq.edu.au.

To submit an application for this role, use the Apply button below. All applicants must supply the following documents: Cover letter, Resume and Selection Criteria responses.