Instructor of English for Alfaisal University Preparatory Program (AUPP)#15022018


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

Instructor of English for the University Preparatory Program (AUPP).

The Alfaisal UPP is seeking applications for two females and two males to serve as English Language Instructors. 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.
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 and benefits on a yearly-based contract. The starting date will be fall semester 2018 (August-September).

Application materials consisting of a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, and three references with contact information must be uploaded to the following link https://jobs.alfaisal.edu/aupp.
Review of applications will begin on February 15th, 2018, and continue until the positions are filled.

Qualifications:
Appropriate Graduate degree (minimum Master’s) 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 at this time. (We will update this announcement if that requirement changes.) The University does not provide visas, travel, education, or health care benefits for family dependents; however, family dependents are able to apply for visitor visas independently. Married couples are welcome to apply but will be evaluated separately for hiring.

Alfaisal University is a private non-profit, 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 with a rigorous one-year long academic foundation. As an academic bridge 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, Pharmacy, 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 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. For more information on the UPP, please visit: http://cos.alfaisal.edu/upp/.