Faculty Member - Teaching English as a Second/Foreign Language
- Kuwait, Kuwait
- American University Of The Middle East
- Experience: 1 YEAR
- Positions: 30
- Degree Required
Details of Position
The American University of the Middle East (AUM) – Kuwait, in affiliation with Purdue University, is an emerging university, dedicated to developing students’ critical thinking, identities and helping to build their characters, in order to become successful individuals, well-rounded professionals and entrepreneurs, through a unique, learner centered methodology. AUM is committed to creating a value proposition through the integration of multicultural faculty, learning facilities and outreach centers.
We encourage innovative teaching methodologies, academic research and publications.
EPP provides intensive academic English instruction to students who need to improve their overall proficiency in English. EPP is a foundation program designed for students who do not meet the English language requirements for admission to the AUM. The EPP is more than an intensive English program and occupies a strategic place in the AUM vision of excellence. We also prepare students for undergraduate studies in English and provide them with the study skills necessary to reach academic success. The module emphasizes academic writing in context and is reflective of the actual AUM undergraduate course materials and/or the students’ indicated majors: Business, Engineering and Technology.
The selected candidate will demonstrate an interest in the University’s mission and a desire to make a positive impact on the community through scholarship, teaching and service.
This position will be available in September 2016 .
Candidates should submit applications indicating availability date, curriculum vitae and statements of teaching philosophy. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
Qualifications- The selected candidate should have earned an MA in ESL, EFL, TESOL or Applied Linguistics; a Master of Arts in Teaching Linguistics is required, from an accredited institutions.
- Excellent oral and written communication skills are essential.
- Willing to relocate to Kuwait
Salary and Benefits- 60 days annual leave. (Fully paid after 9 months of continuous service with us, as per the Kuwait labor law).
- Annual Ticket (for yourself)
- Medical Insurance (for yourself)
- Life Insurance (for yourself)
- Baggage allowance up to 250 KD
American University Of The Middle East
More Company Information
The American University of the Middle East (AUM) - Kuwait, is an emerging university dedicated to developing students' critical thinking, identities and to building their characters in order to become successful individuals, well-rounded professionals and entrepreneurs through a unique learner-centered methodology. AUM is committed to creating a value proposition through the integration of multi-cultural faculty, learning facilities and outreach centers. We encourage innovative teaching methodologies and academic research and publications. Through its constantly evolving curriculum AUM seeks to prepare students for success in an increasingly multicultural society.
P.O.Box 220 Dasman
- (965 2225140)
- (965 22251427)
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- Contact person:
- Rosy Fernandes, Office Manager
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