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The SIS 2017-2018 English Language Instructor Recruitment Announcement

Join the School of International Studies, Sun Yat-sen University between 2017 and 2018 for an eleven-month program which will bring you invaluable experience of teaching in one of the most prestigious universities in China, and discover the culture in the Pearl River Delta Region, the most dynamic area of economic growth in South China.


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EFL Full Time Positions for Foreign Teachers
Center for English Education, School of Foreign Languages, Sun Yat-sen University (Guangzhou, China)

About Center for English Education
The Center for English Education provides quality English instruction to non-English major students on three separate university campuses in Guangzhou, Zhuhai, Panyu. Highly qualified and dedicated teachers at the Center for English Education help students achieve English proficiency and prepare for academic success.A unique experiential curriculum engages and motivates students to learn English quickly by using language instead of learning about language.

Work places
Guangzhou South Campus, Guangzhou East Campus and Zhuhai Campus

Responsibilities
1. Weekly teaching load: 14-18 periods of English courses to undergraduate/postgraduate students.
2. To develop a syllabus for the course he or she is in charge of and choose the teaching materials to be used.
3. To be in office twice a week (two hours each time). The time for office hours can be scheduled according to his or her teaching schedule.
4. To accept the service work and other social work related to teaching, scientific research and discipline development as assigned by the Center for English Education.

Salary, Benefits and Terms
Monthly salary: About 10,000 yuan RMB (before tax)
Housing stipend 1,000 yuan RMB (before tax)
10.5-month contract (starting from September or March)
Annual bonus

Minimum Qualifications
Candidates for these positions must:
be English native speakers;
be able to commit to a one-year contract;
be committed to students education and teaching profession;
be creative and flexible to be adapted to an experiential approach to teaching;
be sensitive to cultural differences;
have a Bachelor’s degree or above awarded by the universities in English-speaking countries;
have a minimum of two years ESL/EFL teaching experience with adult learners;
(Candidates.can be exempt from two- year teaching experiences requirement with a degree in the fields of education, linguistics or qualified international TEFL certificates; otherwise they have to obtain a TEFL certificate by participating in training provided by the State Management of Foreign Experts Bureau before start teaching.)
be between 25-58 years old;
be physically and mentally healthy.

Application Procedure
Please send the following to wangzhl9@mail.sysu.edu.cn / xinzhi@mail.sysu.edu.cn:
Copy of the first page of your passport.
Resume: Please state your full name, country of residence, E-mail address, home address and phone number with a description of your academic history and teaching experience.
Scanned copy of your highest degree certificate and teaching certificates.
Two letters of reference
Please contact Ms. Xin at xinzhi@mail.sysu.edu.cn for further information.

We thank all candidates in advance, however, only those short-listed will be contacted.

Center for English Education, School of Foreign Languages
Sun Yat-sen University
Guangzhou, 510275
Guangdong Province, P. R. China
Contact person: Ms. Xin at Xinzhi@mail.sysu.edu.cn / Ms. Wang Zhongliang at wangzhl9@mail.sysu.edu.cn
Tel: 86-20-84111929, 86-136 8228 4906
Higher Seniority Teaching Position Wanted
Center for English Education, School of Foreign Languages, Sun Yat-sen University (Guangzhou, China)

About Center for English Education
Center for English Education has provided quality English instruction to non-English major students on three separate university campuses in Guangzhou, Zhuhai, Panyu and will also be responsible for English instruction to non-English major students on campus in Shenzhen in the near future. Highly qualified and dedicated teachers at Center for English Education help students achieve English proficiency and prepare for academic success. A unique experiential curriculum engages and motivates students to learn English quickly by using language instead of learning about language.

Center for English Education, School of Foreign Languages, Sun Yat-sen University (Guangzhou, China) is looking for foreign higher seniority instructors (retired associates/professors or associates/professors on sabbatical leave) to teach Academic English (esp. writing)/ translation/ Business English to undergraduate/ postgraduate students of non-English majors and English majors.

Starting Date: September 2018, an academic term contract
Teaching Load: 10 class periods per week (45 minutes per class).
Standard of Sun Yat-sen University Senior Teachers’ Payment (before tax):
The payment will be issued according to the instruction hours (unit: Yuan/class hour,before tax)

Campus 
General English courses for non-English majors
English Major Courses
 
Professor
Associate Professor
Professor
Associate Professor
Zhuhai
 
600
530
800
700
Guangzhou
550
480
700
600

Note: The standard of the payment of international professors with academic influence can be raised by the approval of both the work unit and the university administration according to the actual situation on the basis of the above criteria with an increase in principle no more than 30%.

Requirements:
1. Overseas retired associate professors (or equivalent) and above with highly academic standards and strong teaching and course-developing abilities and experience;
2. Overseas well-known in-service teachers being able to use sabbatical leave to join us for teaching and researching;
3. Physically and mentally healthy
4. Age: between 60-68 years old.

Application Procedure
If you are interested in this position, please send the following to Ms Wang Zhongliang at wangzhl9@mail.sysu.edu.cn, and Ms. Xin at xinzhi@mail.sysu.edu.cn:
1) Copy of the first page of your passport.
2) Resume: Please state your full name, country of residence, E-mail address, home address and phone number with a description of your academic history and teaching experience.
3) Scanned copy of your highest degree certificate and teaching certificates.

We thank all candidates in advance, however, only those short-listed will be contacted.

Center for English Education, School of Foreign Languages
Sun Yat-sen University
Guangzhou, 510275
Guangdong Province, P. R. China
Contact person: Ms. Wang Zhongliang wangzhl9@mail.sysu.edu.cn
Tel: 86-20-84111929, 86-136 8228 4906