The Australian College of Kuwait seeks successful and experienced English Language Instructors to join the English Language Program commencing August 2017. The positions are principally required for the delivery and assessment of English language skills, and may also include Study Skills, Report Writing, and Personal Development Skills. The positions report to the Head of Foundation Skills Program.
Essential qualifications & experience:
Master Degree in relevant discipline, preferably in areas of Applied Linguistics, Adult Literacy or TESOL;
Professional certification in teaching English language such as CELTA Grade B or above, TESOL, TEFL or other relevant certification;
Minimum of 4 years relevant adult teaching experience, preferably within a variety of international settings and/or with Arab learners;
Information Technology (IT) skills – Microsoft Office Suite, and
High level of English proficiency
Preferred qualifications & experience:
Professional certification in teaching, such as PGCE or QTS (UK).
Bachelors degree related to Education.
Previous experience in teaching business or engineering English.
Experience in developing reading and writing curricula.
It is kindly requested to attach the following documents along with your application:
A cover letter summarizing teaching experience;
A copy of the current CV, including nationality, date of birth (for visa purposes), and
The names of three referees, one of which should be an academic supervisor.
About ACK: The Australian College of Kuwait is a private institution providing tertiary-level education to approximately 3000 students in the State of Kuwait. Programmes at ACK lead to vocational diplomas and bachelor degrees in a number of engineering and business disciplines. The language of instruction is English. The engineering programs are delivered in cooperation with internationally recognized universities, and are accredited both locally and internationally.
Furthermore, ACK is an IIP (Investors in People) accredited institution. Moreover, ACK is also an ISO9001:2008 certified organization. More information about ACK can be obtained from the webpage: http://www.ack.edu.kw//.
Additional Salary Information: Tax free salary, 3 months paid vacation, annual return ticket, health and life insurance.
The Australian College of Kuwait has been established under Kuwait Law 34/2000, governing private universities in Kuwait, to provide internationally recognized and accredited education and training to the Business, Engineering, and Maritime sectors. It was licensed by the Ministry of Education and Higher Education under Amiri Decree 141/2003 and commenced operation in October 2004. The Australian ...College of Kuwait is the vision of its Chairman, Mr. Abdullah Abdul Mohsen Al Sharhan, who knows that the Australian vocational curriculum is the best in the world and has brought these world-leading courses to Kuwait to assist the development of Kuwait and its young people. The Private Universities Council (PUC) oversees the operation of ACK from the government’s perspective and has accredited the College to operate as a provider of higher education courses. Initially offering two-year diploma courses, ACK now has PUC approval to offer degree programs as well. A ‘2+2’ course is available whereby students obtain their diploma in two years and can then continue, if they wish, to study for a further two years to obtain their degree. This arrangement is unique in Kuwait.