English and German Language Instructor


1. Job Description


China University of Mining and Technology (CUMT) is one of the key national universities directly under the administration of the China’‘’s Ministry of Education. It is also listed in the national “211 Project” and “985 Innovation Platform for Advantageous Disciplines”, which is a government program designed to support and develop top institutions of higher education in China. Candidates should have the ability to teach a variety of classes, such as listening, speaking, writing, British/American/Germany society and culture, newspaper reading, literature, etc. The teaching load varies depending upon the Department’s needs and teacher requests approved in advance. The minimum teaching load is 16 hours per week. The salary level is based on the number of hours assigned. In addition to teaching, successful candidates will be expected to prepare lessons, correct written assignments and have 1.5 office hours per week. Successful candidates are also expected to help develop the environment of English or German language learning in the University and the Department. Specifically, each teacher will present one English or German lecture on topics agreed upon by the teacher and the Department. Teachers may also be asked to judge various English or German contests; i.e. music, writing, and speaking competitions, and to audio record examination questions.


2. Qualifications


Candidates should be NATIVE English speakers or NATIVE English speakers (depending on your lessons) and have at least a bachelor’s degree or equivalent in a relevant subject area. Teaching experience in higher education and a publication record are preferable, at least two years experience. Candidates should be committed to high quality teaching and a willingness to assist students.


3. Application Documents


One copy of a completed application form, a complete CV with a recent photo, a 3-5 minute teaching demonstration video, and one self-recommending letter must be submitted in order to be considered.


4. Contact email


kdrc@cumt.edu.cn