Georgetown University School of Continuing Studies English Language Center Professional Oral Communications Instructor, English for Heritage Language Speakers (EHLS) program http://www.ehlsprogram.org/ Instructor (non-tenured), part-time October 2017—Dec 2017 and Full time January –July 2018.
Annually renewable, dependent upon successful performance and grant funding renewal.
October—December, 5 hours week
Orientation to program and curriculum
January—June, M-F 9:00-5:00
Professional Oral Communications (2 hours/four sessions and a weekly one-on-one one-hour tutorial with the instructor). This course focuses on practicing formal and informal presentations appropriate to the government work place. Other areas of coverage include effective team communications, negotiation strategies and development of active listening skills. Attention will be paid to pronunciation as well as usage of conversation management strategies and listening comprehension skills.
Required qualifications: MA and TESOL Certificate or MA in related field and Advanced English classroom teaching; experience teaching oral presentation skills; experience conducting one-on-one tutorials.
Preferred qualifications: MA in TESOL or Applied Linguistics; ESP Advanced English classroom teaching; teaching professional oral communication and intercultural communication skills; accent modification teaching experience; using Interagency Language Roundtable (ILR) or ACTFL scale.
To apply, please send or email letter of application, a video demonstrating your teaching, and a current resume with two professional references and their contact information to: ELC Special Programs, Georgetown University School of Continuing Studies, 640 Mass Ave, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20001. email: email@example.com.
Georgetown University is an equal opportunity employer. Interviews and decisions made as soon as possible for an October 2017 start date
The Georgetown University School of Continuing Studies English Language Center (formerly Center for Language Education and Development CLED) has offered comprehensive English as a Foreign Language (EFL) education and related activities for over 60 years. ELC is comprised of two divisions: the EFL Intensive English Program (EFL) and Special Programs. The English Language Center (ELC) Special Progra...ms is dedicated to promoting cross-cultural understanding as it delivers innovative and effective programs to learners and teachers of English. It specializes in custom and open enrollment programs in the areas of English for Professional purposes and EFL/ESL Teacher Training. ELC's clients include a host of government agencies, non-governmental agencies, and international organizations.