English Foundation Instructor
English Foundation Instructor - Full Time / Part Time Position Summary
Provide high-quality teaching service to students enrolled in language courses relevant to the Department; various levels of English (reading, writing, listening, and speaking) skills to prepare students for mainstream courses.
Position Objectives Main Responsibilities
Teaching, Learning and Development
Select, prepare, deliver, and maintain appropriate teaching and learning materials and assessment tools that ensure effective learning is taking place in the classroom.
Demonstrate high-quality classroom teaching skills and successfully employ flexible, adaptive approaches and constructive strategies to allow students to reach their full potential.
Work within quality systems (including the Australian Quality Training Framework)
Prepare lessons plans, develop work units and maintain records to a high standard as required.
Participate in the evaluation and validation of courses and services relevant to the Department
Participate in the enrolment process within the Centre
Maintain accurate records of student progress and assessment in accordance with the Australian Quality Training Framework (AQTF), Kuwait Private Universities Council, and College policies and procedures
Provide appropriate individual or out-of-class feedback to students
Provide academic results to students and the College per Department policies and procedures
Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists.
Undertake administrative duties directly related to the teaching function
Key Selection Criteria
Demonstrated successful record in EFL / ESL teaching including the ability to develop course materials, curriculum, teaching methodologies, assessment strategies and evaluation of EFL / ESL programs
Native English speaker preferred
Demonstrated understanding of quality systems, such as Quality Assurance and the Australian Quality Training Framework (AQTF) as they relate to administration and delivery of teaching programs
Highly developed communication and interpersonal skills and a demonstrated ability to work flexibly and harmoniously as a member of team in an environment subject to change
Demonstrated qualities of tact and diplomacy together with a sensitive regard for differing cultures
Demonstrated experience in using Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) skills in the delivery and administration of teaching programs
Essential Formal qualifications experience and attributes
Approved qualification in TESOL together with an approved course of teacher training are essential
Certificate IV in Training and Assessment (desirable) or equivalent
Proficient use of Microsoft Office programs including ‘Outlook’ and ‘Word’.
Experience with electronic student administration systems
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Kuwait