Mathematics and Computer Instructor – Kuwait

Teach English Abroad

Teach English in Kuwait

CITY: Kuwait city
START DATE: September 2014

WORKING CONDITIONS:
Key Responsibilities
• Preparing lessons with clear objectives to facilitate student success in mathematics and computers
• ensuring student awareness of course learning outcomes and evaluation techniques
• providing tutoring and academic advising for students both in and out of class
• providing a learning environment which makes effective use of available resources including educational technologies and the College approved Learning Management System
• evaluating student progress/achievement and assuming responsibility for the overall assessment of the student’s work within assigned courses
• developing and creating a learning environment that is conducive to success for all students
The provision of academic leadership, including:
• consulting with program and course administrators and other faculty members, advisory committees and a variety of potential employers and students
• defining learning outcomes and evaluating and validating these outcomes
• incorporating educational technologies to meet the learning needs of 21st Century students
• participating in the development, review and revision of curriculum as required and participating in professional development activities during non-teaching periods
• providing guidance to students and colleagues relative to the professors’ teaching assignments
• participating in the work of curriculum and other consultative committees, and departmental faculty meetings
• liaising with community members, engaging in program and College promotion
• remaining current in the field of study and maintaining awareness of emerging trends and practices related to teaching and learning in higher education and international education

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REQUIREMENTS:
Required Qualifications & Experience
• Minimum of an undergraduate degree in a related field such Mathematics, Education, Computer Science, Information Technology or TESOL (specify institution and year of completion)
• Graduate Certificate in teaching English as a second language (TESL); minimum one year program and experience teaching ESL preferred
• Minimum of two years’ of related teaching experience with preference given to teaching experience at a post-secondary level
• International teaching experience a strong asset
• Demonstrated knowledge of Algonquin College’s preferred teaching competencies as set out in the Professor of the 21st Century document: http://www.algonquincollege.com/employee-pd/documents/prof-21-expanded.pdf
• Strong computer skills, including MS Office with an ability to teach foundation computers
• Experience and knowledge in curriculum development

CONTACT INFORMATION:
forward your resume to [email protected] quoting competition ACKW-005-14 in your subject line