The Community College of Qatar, in collaboration with Houston Community College, opened its doors in September 2010 with an enrollment of 308 full-time students at the West Bay Campus. Today, CCQ is the fastest growing institution in Qatar with an enrollment of 5000 students at five different campuses.
The college offers a number of associate and bachelor degree programs that meet the needs of the labor force in Qatar, for example two-year Associate of Arts/Applied Arts, and Associate of Science/Applied Science degree programs for students wishing to transfer to four-year universities, as well as 2+2-year associate and bachelor's degree programs.
CCQ also offers short-term continuing education and marketable skills certificates for those who wish to develop their knowledge and skills. CCQ has partnered with a number of local and international universities in order to provide students with the opportunity to seamlessly transfer to a university to a bachelor's degree without losing the validation for any of their coursework.
The English Language Center is designed to prepare students for entry to CCQ college courses in both the English and Arabic tracks. The program follows an integrated approach in teaching. We are currently recruiting resourceful, culturally sensitive, academic professionals who are seeking to be part of a diverse ESOL faculty.
The role of the TESOL instructor encompasses teaching (at the CEFR A2 to low B2 level,) as well as academic advising, professional development, and institutional/community service.
In particular, the applicant is expected to:
Prepare, teach and deliver courses following accepted higher education standards; teach students using a variety of effective methodologies and provide engagement and support activities that encourage student learning;
Actively participate and meaningfully contribute to departmental and/or college-wide committees/initiatives/projects/assignments;
Collaborate with colleagues to contribute to curriculum development, assessment, testing and administration;
Use the assigned learner management systems effectively and make use of (designated) educational technology tools to enhance learning;
Work actively towards continuous improvement and professional development by attending professional development sessions within the ELC and elsewhere;
Teach up to 22 contact hours per week at our college-entry program and actively participate in student advising and support;
Be prepared to work on different shifts and different campuses and/or any other responsibilities assigned by administration.
The applicant must have a Master’s degree in TESOL/ Applied Linguistics, or Education, or a closely related field of study (with a minimum of 18 graduate-level credit hours in the teaching discipline) from an internationally recognized university.
The applicant is expected to be proficient in English (CEFR C2 level in both oral and written modes). S/he is required to maintain professional, ethical, and responsible interactions with students, faculty, and staff.
Additional Salary Information: Benefits:
•Education allowance: Up to 3 children (from grade 1 until 18 years old);
•Airplane ticket allowance: for faculty and family members (spouse and 3 children up to 18 years of age) upon first arrival (for overseas staff), at final departure (overseas and local destination), and during summer leave;
•Shipment allowance: upon first arrival (for overseas staff) and at final departure (overseas and local destination);
•Annual basic salary increment: applicable depending on the Annual Performance Evaluation;
•Medical insurance: renewed yearly upon higher management's approval.
Internal Number: LC01
About Community College of Qatar
The Community College of Qatar was established in 2010 to provide a diverse range of educational opportunities for Qatari nationals. From an initial enrollment of 308 full-time students, CCQ has become the fastest growing institution in Qatar with an enrollment of 4300 students at four different campuses.The college offers a number of associate and bachelor degree programs that meet the needs of the labor force in Qatar. Among them are two-year Associate of Arts and Associate of Science degree programs for students wishing to transfer to four-year universities, high demand 2+2 associate and bachelor's degree programs and two-year Associate of Applied Arts and Applied Science degree programs. CCQ also offers short-term continuing education and marketable skills certificates for those who wish to upgrade their knowledge and skills to become more marketable in the job market. In addition, CCQ has partnered with a number of local and international four-year universities in order to provide students with the opportunity to seamlessly transfer to a university to obtain a bachelor's degree without losing the validation for any of their coursework.