Looking for English/ESL Instructors in China for August

This may be an opportunity for graduating students with ESL background (if you are aware of any) or part-time faculty.  We are seeking temporary instructors for an English Immersion program in August for our freshmen.  The program will be three weeks long (still trying to determine the exact date), but either ca. 8/7-25 or 8/9-30, with a couple of days earlier for arrival, settling in and Orientation), travel and accommodation will be paid, and there is a $4,000 dollar compensation for this gig.

If somebody has related experience and/or qualifications, we are prepared to be flexible in considering their application.

Anybody interested, should write to Dr. David Purnell (Associate Dean for Humanities & Social Sciences, dapurnel@kean.edu) and Dr. Ted Slautterback (Director for English Languages, tslautte@kean.edu), as well as the address provided in the attached ad.

Wenzhou-Kean University
Adjunct Positions, August 2017
Pre-University Intensive English Program in Wenzhou, China

Kean, a comprehensive New Jersey state university, is seeking adjuncts for the Wenzhou-Kean University annual EFL Immersion Program, held during the month of August in Wenzhou, China. Wenzhou is one of the most vibrant and economically advanced cities on China’s East Coast, located one hour by plane and just over three hours by high-speed train from Shanghai and Hong Kong.

Launched in 2012, Wenzhou-Kean University (WKU) sits on approximately 500 beautiful acres and is now in the midst of a growth phase that will bring enrollment to more than 5,000 students. WKU offers a unique model of higher education provided by a comprehensive, public University, approved by the Chinese Ministry of Education and is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. All instruction is in English and all curriculum is provided by Kean USA. Wenzhou-Kean University programs comprise seven baccalaureate majors: Teaching English in Global Settings (B.A.); Computer Science (B.S.); Finance (B.S.); Accounting (with emphasis on international standards and practices) (B.S.);

Global Business (B.S.); Marketing (B.S.); and Graphic Design (B.F.A.). In 2017, majors will be added in Interactive Advertising (B.F.A); Architecture (B.A.); Management (Entrepreneurship Option and Supply Chain Management Option) (B.S.); Mathematics – Data Analytics Option (B.A.); and Psychology (B.A.). In addition, Wenzhou-Kean has a substantial commitment to the teaching of ESL/EFL.

Pre-University Intensive English Program (ESL/EFL) – to teach English to Chinese students through a structured Oral Discourse course aimed at enhancing English fluency, proficiency and accuracy, as well as building general vocabulary. The program aims to help enhance Chinese learners’ comfort and confidence in conversational English and listening skills. Master’s degree in TESOL (or a related field), English fluency and teaching experience with non-native speakers is required.

Application: Please send cover letter, resume, unofficial transcripts and contact information for three professional references to: Ms. Rebeccah Newman, Director of English Immersion, by email to wkuimmersion@kean.edu. Official transcripts for all degrees and three current letters of recommendation are required prior to the starting date of employment.


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