Chinese Mandarin Language Teacher

Brisbane, Australia
07 Dec 2017
End of advertisement period
28 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Fixed Term

The Institute of Modern Languages (IML-UQ)

Queensland's leading language services provider since 1934 provides language teaching, course development and assessment services for government departments in Canberra.

It is a unit within the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences and operates on a fee-for-service basis. More information can be obtained at

The role

  1. Teach a Chinese Mandarin Course at Beginners level from 13 March to 21 December 2018
  2. Preferred training days are two consecutive days. Preferred times are 0830-1230 or 1300-1700.
  • Term 1 (13 March - 29 March): 4 hours per day for 13 days.
  • Term 2 (30 April - 6 July): 4 hours a day x 2 days a week.
  • Term 3 (23 July - 28 September): 4 hours a day x 2 days a week.
  • Term 4 (15 October - 21 December): 4 hours a day x 2 days a week.

The people

If you're the right person for this opportunity you will have:

  • Tertiary qualification in language teaching or a Certificate IV in Training and Assessment
  • Native level proficiency in Chinese Mandarin
  • English proficiency
  • Chinese Mandarin language teaching experience (preferably with adults) including syllabus design and course materials development

The University of Queensland values diversity and inclusion.

Applications are encouraged from women.


To be advised

Position Description

Download File 501605_NEW_Chinese Mandarin Language Teacher.pdf


To discuss this role please contact the Director, Ms Georgiana Poulter on +61 7 3346 8201 or

To submit an application for this role, use the Apply button below. All applicants must supply the following documents: Resume, responses to the Selection Criteria in the Position Description (one page) and a Sample Lesson Plan for the first four hour class of a Beginners course.

Closing date

28 December 2017 11:55pm

You must have the right to live and work in Australia to be able to apply for this job.

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