The Universidad de Talca is one of the 25 public universities in Chile’s Council of Chilean University Rectors (CRUCH). Universidad de Talca is one of the leading models of nationalized, public, non-profit university education.
The Program of High School of English Language Teacher Education at the Faculty of Educational Sciences on Campus Linares, which opened in 2015, is accepting applications for an English Professor with specialization in Teacher Education and / or Training, beginning March 1st, 2018.
This is an exciting opportunity to work with one of the most dynamic Universities in Chile. In addition to teaching content based courses as Teaching English through World Events or Cultural Studies, the successful candidate will support the implementation of our new innovative teaching methods curriculum. Also, the position may conduct some teacher training for local high school teachers.
Master’s degree in TESOL, Applied Linguistics or a related field.
5 years of professional experience in language teaching, preferably at high school, university or college level.
Familiarity with implementing current immersion methodologies, such as Communicative Language Teaching, Content and Language Integration, Task Based Learning, Project Based Learning, formative and summative assessment of skills and use of ICT.
2 years Experience in teacher education.
Experience developing materials and activities to meet the needs of specific students toward reaching outcomes.
Experience designing and implementing teacher training seminars and professional development workshops
Some Spanish preferred
To apply please submit:
A motivational letter stating why you are interested in this position, and how your skills and requisite experience make you a good fit.
A complete CV detailing your experience, highlighting relevant skills and experience applicable to the position.
A work sample of previous materials and course plans, which you have developed (10 pages max)
Two contacts for references
Copies of degrees and transcripts.
PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high volume of applicants, incomplete applications will not be reviewed.
Screening will begin October 16th; candidate interviews will be notified by October 26th, 2017.
Additional Salary Information: Salary is extremely competitive with a benefits package. Listed amount is annual gross salary (before tax) and is paid in Chilean pesos (CLP).
Universidad de Talca is one of the 25 public universities in Chile’s Council of Chilean University Rectors (Consejo de Rectores de las Universidades Chilenas, CRUCH). Since its founding in 1981, when the Universidad de Chile and Universidad Técnica del Estado campuses were combined, Universidad de Talca has transformed into one of the leading national models of public, nonprofit university educati...on. Recently, it has been ranked as the best public university outside the Santiago area. The university’s headquarters are located in Talca, the capital of the Maule Region, which is about 3 hours south of the capital, Santiago. Universidad de Talca also maintains satellite campuses in Curicó, Santa Cruz (Colchagua) and Santiago. Additionally, a new campus was built in Linares. The university offers undergraduate and graduate programs, as well as cultural events and a variety of activities. It serves more than 7,600 undergraduate and 1,400 postgraduate students. Currently, the university offers 23 undergraduate majors and 27 postgraduate programs (21 Master’s, 6 Doctorate programs), which form the university’s base for its development and commitment to the progress and quality of life in the region and country.