Teach English in United States
START DATE: Immediately
SALARY: Competitive salary
Responsibilities: This twelve-month position involves both academic and administrative responsibilities. In the academic area, the ESL Programs Coordinator reports to the Director of Writing, teaching courses for fully matriculated international students during the fall and spring academic semesters. Administrative responsibilities involve academic planning and coordination of related activities for short-term international student programs during the summer months; the Coordinator of ESL Programs also works closely with the Office of Conference Services.
Qualifications: PhD or EdD strongly preferred. A background in the teaching of second-language writing at the post secondary level is required, with additional preference for experience in college writing instruction. Successful candidates will demonstrate an avid interest in utilizing a project-focused approach to teaching. They must also be able to work cooperatively and productively with faculty, staff, and students; show evidence of excellent teaching and student advocacy skills as well as professional development and productivity; and demonstrate a commitment to department and college service. The candidate will demonstrate excellence in the teaching of writing, a deep understanding of ESL issues in an academic setting, strong organizational and interpersonal skills, and a commitment to productive collaboration with all members of the College community.