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Announcement of ESL Instructor Recruitment of the School of International Studies
About the School of International Studies
Since its founding in 2005, the School of International Studies (SIS) has aimed to develop high quality foreign language programs and area studies courses at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. With a special emphasis on international faculty, SIS now has 23 foreign language instructors employed from different nations like the U.S., the U.K., Spain, Jordan, South Korea, Russia and Portugal.

The courses offered by SIS are designed to allow students to improve their foreign language proficiency and, more importantly, gain a better understanding of the nature of human languages and cultures.

Responsibilities
1. 16 periods of weekly instruction in the EFL program (45 minutes per class period);
2. Teaching Academic English, Verbal Communication, Writing, Translation, and culture-oriented courses to undergraduate and/or postgraduate students of English;
3. Planning, teaching, and evaluating assigned classes in accordance with SIS;
4. Facilitating testing during each course, including marking tests and grading assignments;
5. Fulfilling teaching duties as required and/or requested by the SIS;
6. Participating in professional development programs such as course coordination meetings, open discussions, and seminars;
7. Participating in program activities, such as training, orientation, workshops, placement tests, etc.;
8. Organizing and participating in on- and off-campus activities and events (English corner, speech contest, etc.);
9. Keeping 2 office hours per week to advise/counsel students who may need extra help.

Salary, Benefits and Terms
Monthly salary: 9667 RMB (pre-tax)+stipends (2500 RMB,pre-tax )
Free accommodation provided in the faculty apartment
12-month contract (from September 1, 2019 to August 31, 2020), renewable

We are looking for instructors
-Who have a Bachelor’s degree or above awarded by the universities in English-speaking countries;
-Who have a minimum two years ESL/EFL teaching experience with adult learners;
(Note: Candidates can be exempt from the two-year teaching experience requirement with a degree in the fields of English, education, linguistics, or qualified international TEFL certificates, otherwise they have to obtain a TEFL certificate by participating in training organized by the State Administration of Foreign Experts Affairs [SAFEA])
-Who are able to commit to a one-year contract;
-Who are committed to student education and teaching profession;
-Who are creative and flexible to adapt to an experiential approach to teaching;
-Who are sensitive to cultural differences;
-Who can teach more than one subject with a total of 16 periods a week;
-Who can work with other teachers at the Writing Center to help students with their English competence for academic and professional purposes;
-Who can assist in material development and work with other teachers to organize workshops for the SIS Teacher Professional Development Program.

Application Procedures
Please send to Ms. Fan Xiuhui at the email address of fanxiuh@mail.sysu.edu.cn the following documents:
-Cover letter (max: 500 words)
-CV in English
-Scanned copy of your valid passport
-Scanned copy of your highest degree certificate and teaching certification
-Reference letter by your current or previous employer
-Scanned copy of your valid working permit and residency permit if you are currently working in China

You can also contact us by the following mailing address:

School of International Studies
Sun Yat-sen University
No. 2, University Road, Tangjiawan
Zhuhai, 519082
Guangdong Province, P.R. China
Tel: 0756-3668046
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