Language Teacher of English for Alfaisal University Preparatory Program (AUPP)#151216

Alfaisal University (AU) in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, invites applications for the following positions contingent on final budget approval:

English Language Teacher (male or female) for the University Preparatory Program (AUPP). Duties commencing upon successful completion of the employment visa process for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. These full-time positions come with a competitive salary package, benefits, on a yearly-based contract; the starting date will be fall semester 2017 (August).

These positions entail 14-18 hours of weekly classroom teaching, as well as: lesson preparation, assisting with curriculum development and assessment, mentoring and advising students, attending staff meetings and workshops, working cooperatively with faculty and administrators, and playing a full and active part in the academic life of the university.

Application materials consisting of a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, and contact information for three references must be uploaded to the following link https://jobs.alfaisal.edu/aupp.

Review of applications will begin on January 15th, 2017, and continue until the positions are filled.

Qualifications: Appropriate graduate degree in English, TESL/TEFL, Linguistics, Rhetoric and Composition, or very closely related fields. Because of visa restrictions, we can only accept applications from citizens of the United States or the United Kingdom at this time. We will update this announcement if that requirement changes. The university does not fund dependents’ visas or benefits; however, the family dependents are able to apply for visitor visa independently.

Alfaisal University is a private non-profit, partially co-ed, dynamic institute of higher learning located in the heart of the capital city of Riyadh, in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. For more information, please visit us at: http://www.alfaisal.edu.

The Alfaisal University Preparatory Program seeks to be one of the leading university preparatory programs in the region, providing talented high school graduates a rigorous one-year long academic foundation. As an academic bridging program it is integrated within the culture, organization and curriculum of Alfaisal University, allowing continuity with the undergraduate degree programs in the Colleges of Medicine, Science, Business Studies and Engineering. The program trains students in a stimulating academic environment, in the areas of English and Sciences, to become life-long learners, critical thinkers, and problem solvers able to succeed in competitive institutions of higher learning.

The AUPP English academic program consists of six levels, ranging from low to intermediate through advanced, lasting eight weeks each. English courses follow an integrated skills curriculum, and typically meet 3 hours per day for 4-5 days per week.