Writing Instructor Position, Toyo University, Tokyo (2/2)

Toyo University's Language Center is looking for a writing instructor who teaches one-on-one academic writing advising sessions with undergraduate and graduate students.


Job details: 

③IELTS、TOEFL iBT等の主にライティングパートの指導
 Primary job description:
(1)English writing instructor at Toyo University campuses (Hakusan, Kawagoe, Asaka, Itakura and Aabanedai).
①Provide one-on-one academic writing instruction and editorial assistance to undergraduate and graduate students.
②Plan and teach short-term intensive courses for specific purposes including, but not limited to, thesis summaries, and study abroad application essays.
③Provide assistance on IELTS, TOEFL iBT writing sections.
④Provide instruction and assistance to resume and business letter writing.
⑤Help students prepare for study abroad and job hunting interviews 
(2)Administrative work related to the Language Center.
(3)Attend weekly staff meetings and designated school events.

勤務日:週5日(月~金曜日) 10:00~18:00
Working days:5 days per week (Monday-Friday), 10:00-18:00, plus Saturdays and national holidays when both additional Language Center programs and regular university classes are held. If required to work on a Saturdays or holiday, paid vacation may be taken on a weekday when there are no classes.

(1) Must have a Bachelor’s degree (Degrees in English composition or EFL with specialization in teaching expository writing and academic essay writing preferred.)
(2) TESL/TEFL/TESOL/CELTA certification required.
(3) Must have experience teaching English to Japanese high school students, university students or adults.
(4) Must have excellent writing and editing skills.
(5) Possess basic computer skills and literacy 
(6) (For non-Japanese) Must hold proper visa. 
(7) Must be able to reside within an easy commute to campus if hired.
The following skills and experience are preferred:
- Being able to teach English academic writing both in Japanese and English
- Experience of teaching IELTS and/or TOEFL iBT.

Starting Date: April 1, 2019

東京都文京区5-28-20 (関東近郊のキャンパスにて週1、2回程度勤務の可能生あり。)
Teaching location: Toyo University, Hakusan Campus, Bunkyo-ku 5-28-20, Tokyo (plus up to one or two days/week at one of Toyo University’s satellite campuses)

Contract: One-year contract subject to annual renewal up to two times (for a total of three years) if Toyo University acknowledges the need to do so and the instructor’s performance is highly evaluated. Depending on work performance, the contract may be extended annually for up to additional two years (for a maximum total of five years). Please note that if the candidate was employed by Toyo University within six months prior to the starting date (April 1, 2019), his/her total contract period may be shortened.

Monthly salary JPY 336,000 (pre-tax). Overtime allowance and transportation allowance for commuting to be covered separately with amount depending on location of residence. No retirement allowance provided.   

Paid holidays provided.   

応募方法 Application 
1. 提出書類 Documents to be submitted
(1) 履歴書(指定のシステムに入力後、出力して提出)※日英どちらでも可
CV/resume with photo (Please go to the URL below, fill in the required information and print out the form) *Either Japanese or English is acceptable.
(2) 卒業証明書
Copies of post-secondary degree(s) (pdf)
(3) 指導資格証明書
Proof of relevant certification(s)
(4) 成績証明書
University/graduate school transcripts
(5) 推薦書(1通)
One letter of recommendation
(6) 英文文書のサンプル: 自分の指導理念について1,000~1,500ワードで作成ください。
Writing sample: Copy of your teaching philosophy in 1,000 to 1,500 words in English.

2. 応募方法 How to Apply
(1) 下記ページ「白山キャンパスで非常勤嘱託(ランゲージセンター・インストラクター)を1名募集します。」より履歴書入力ページへ移動し、入力・印刷する。
(2) 提出書類(1)~(6)を郵送(応募書類は返却しません。) 
(1) Go to the URL below and click on the job announcement for the Language Center Instructor. On the job application page, fill in the required information for CV. You can print it out when you reach the final page.
(2) Mail it with the other required documents specified above to the address.


Saturday, February 2, 2019
Contact details: 

〒112-8606 東京都文京区白山5-28-20 東洋大学国際教育センター 
Language Center instructor hiring team, Center for Global Education and Exchange, Toyo University
5-28-20 Hakusan, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 112-8606