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Intensive English Program Instructor (Hourly)

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Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title Intensive English Program Instructor (Hourly)
Job Description

The SUU American Language and Culture Center (ALCC) is creating a pool of adjunct lecturers to teach intensive English courses. This is a one year appointment to end August 20, 2018.

General Duties & Responsibilities

Instructors will be teaching intensive English courses to small groups of international students.

Duties will include classroom instruction, preparation to provide instruction, assessment of student progress, and attendance at meetings and professional development workshops.

Instructors will be teaching a variety of skill levels in reading & writing, listening & speaking, and integrated grammar.

Required Qualifications

Required: Master’s degree in TESOL or related field OR Master’s degree plus TESOL certificate; experience teaching ESL at the post-secondary level.

Applicants without a Master’s degree will be considered if they demonstrate extensive knowledge in ALL of the following areas (including practicum experience):

  • language teaching methodology
  • the nature of language/languages (e.g. introduction to linguistics)
  • the structure of English (e.g. syntax, phonology, morphology, discourse)
  • second language acquisition
  • intercultural communication
  • practicum experience

In accordance with Utah State Code 53B-1-110, appointment to this position is contingent upon the successful passing of a background check.

Preferred Qualifications

Preferred: Master’s degree in TESL or Applied Linguistics

Physical Demands
Full Time/Part Time Part Time
Hours worked/day 5
Months/year 11
Tenure/Non-Tenure Track Not Applicable
Salary or Salary Range $20 to $26 per hour; position is not eligible for benefits.

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number F1600108
Open Date 08/29/2017
First Consideration Date 09/12/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicant

Although listed as “optional,” copies of unofficial transcripts are required by the department.

If you have questions or problems with the application process, please contact Human Resources at jobs@suu.edu or (435)865-8572.

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Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. What is the highest level of education attained?
    • GED
    • High School Diploma
    • Associates Degree
    • Bachelors Degree
    • Masters Degree
    • PHD

Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Contact Information for at least 3 Professional References
Optional Documents
  1. Unofficial Transcripts (1)