Instructor of English as a Foreign Language, Kwansei Gakuin University, School of Science & Technology, Kobe-Sanda campus (10/28)

Kwansei Gakuin University, School of Science and Technology, (Kobe Sanda Campus) would like to invite applications for 1 full-time position (one-year contract initially and renewable four times with mutual agreement) as Instructor of English as a Foreign Language (IEFL) beginning in April, 2020. 

 

Job details: 

Institution:
School of Science and Technology, Kwansei Gakuin University (private) located at Sanda City, Hyogo Prefecture

Institution URL: https://sci-tech.ksc.kwansei.ac.jp/
Job type: Instructor of English as a Foreign Language (IEFL), Full-Time position. The employment contract is for one year, and is renewable for up to five years total by mutual agreement. However, as for applicants who have/had worked at Kwansei Gakuin within six months prior to April 1 2020, the term of contract may be restricted according to “Rules and Regulations for Term Limits on Fixed-term Employment Agreements.”
Number of positions: One positions: beginning on April 1, 2020

Deadline for applications & Schedule:
All application materials must be received by Monday, October 28, 2019. Short-listed applicants will be invited for an interview which is due to be held on Saturday, December 7, 2019.

Qualifications required:
Native speaker competence in English
MA in TESOL, Applied Linguistics or a related field
with experience in EAP/ESP training and/or teaching
Interest in teaching science-related English, and experience using 
computer and other audio-visual facilities (preferred) 

Duties:
Preparing and teaching 10 classes of 90 minutes per week
Teaching in the Intensive Sci-Tech English Programme in August and 
September (extra-payment)
Attending and participating in regular English Department meetings 
(held in English)
Some administrative jobs 
Note: As objectives and many materials are shared, a commitment to teamwork is essential. 

Remuneration & other subsidies:
Annual salary of approx. 5,200,000 yen
Payment for extra jobs as required by the School or University
Individual research funds
Travel allowance for research related trips
International return-trip economy air fare (one-way coming, and one- 
way returning after contract end) from home to Osaka
Pension, health insurance, rent subsidies (Insurance is extended to 
dependents living in Japan.)

Application materials:
Curriculum Vitae with your recent photo attached 
Two referees’ names, their affiliation and email address to be
included in the CV (We may contact them before the interview.)
A copy of applicant’s degree diplomas or certificates
Single copies of up to three publications and/or class projects that 
have been implemented in your class (*Explain how long the project 
lasted and what objectives it aimed at, with feedback or comments 
attached if any are available).
A statement of applicant’s views on teaching and career objectives 
(800 – 1000 words)
Notes:
Digital applications are not accepted. 
Applicants’ privacy will be respected and submitted materials will not 
be used for any other purposes than for consideration for this 
position. 
Application materials will not be returned.
The job title “Instructor” corresponds to the job type
“Associate Professor/Lecturer (full-time) level” at Kwansei Gakuin University.
Applications should be sent to:
IEFL Hiring Committee
Attention: IEFL-JOB 2020
School of Science and Technology
Kwansei Gakuin University
2-1, Gakuen, Sanda City, Japan, 669-1337
Enquiriesjinji_iefl2020@kwansei.ac.jp
 

Deadline: 
Monday, October 28, 2019
Contact details: 

IEFL Hiring Committee
Attention: IEFL-JOB 2020
School of Science and Technology
Kwansei Gakuin University
2-1, Gakuen, Sanda City, Japan, 669-1337