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Lecturer (Education) - English for Academic Purposes - 14090

Brunel Language Centre (BLC), Brunel University London has teaching opportunities in China for a well-qualified, motivated EAP practitioner who is passionate about learning and teaching. 

College / Directorate
College of Engineering, Design & Physical Sciences
Full Time / Part Time
Full Time
Posted Date
07/06/2022
Closing Date
28/06/2022
Ref No
3209
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Salary (H3 Grade): £38,587 to £50,296 per annum plus cost of living allowance applicable to location

Brunel Language Centre (BLC), Brunel University London has teaching opportunities in China for a well-qualified, motivated EAP practitioner who is passionate about learning and teaching. BLC was founded in 2005 and is recognised as a Centre of Excellence by the English Language Gazette. We are passionate about our teaching and committed to the well-being and success of our students and colleagues.   We provide a supportive working environment and offer opportunities for colleagues to flourish in their EAP careers.

The post-holder will be based in China for two semesters per year and will work closely with: North China University of Technology (NCUT), Beijing, People’s Republic of China, Chongqing University of Posts and Telecommunications (CQUPT), Chongqing, People’s Republic of China Brunel Language Centre, Brunel University London College of Engineering, Design and Physical Sciences, Brunel University London.

The successful applicant will work within a growing team of EAP tutors and have responsibility for contributing to the successful delivery of a suite of English programmes for NCUT and CQUPT.  A team player with experience in a busy working environment, you will be a self-starter with excellent decision-making skills. You have a strong interest in teaching technologies and a willingness to embrace latest teaching software. You have empathy with differing cultures and a willingness to develop and improve the student experience of undergraduate students who need to raise their level of English within the context of their degree subject.

An independent and proactive approach to work is essential, and the successful applicant should have a strong desire to find solutions. A flexible attitude, excellent interpersonal, communication, presentation and literacy skills, a willingness to help out and learn (and use) new systems is essential.  Previous experience/knowledge of Transnational Higher Education is desirable.

Applicants must hold a CELTA.  A DELTA and an MA relevant to the Teaching of English are also desirable. 

If you are prepared to work in a team that strives both for excellence and continual improvement, then you could be the right candidate for this post.

In the first instance, we are looking for a candidate who is currently based in China.  You will need to have the right to work in China and the UK, be eligible for a visa to work for approximately 24 weeks a year in China and have the required vaccinations.  Brunel University London will support the visa applications.

On occasion, you may be working with under 18s and the successful applicants will be DBS checked.

Closing date for applications:  28 June 2022

Interviews will take place from 5 July 2022

Brunel University London is fully committed to creating and sustaining a fully inclusive workforce culture. We support flexible working. We welcome applicants from all backgrounds and communities, we particularly welcome applicants who are currently under- represented in our workforce.