Online English language teacher (course instructor) for the Centre for Modern Languages

Employer
Universitat Oberta de Catalunya (UOC)
Location
Spain
Salary
Salary Not specified
Posted
Mar 11, 2021
Employment Level
Adjunct
Employment Type
Part Time
 

 Online English language teacher (course instructor) for the Centre for Modern Languages 

https://www.google.com/url?q=https://www.uoc.edu/opencms_colaboradors/opencms/EN/treballa/_events/solicitud.html?idOferta%3D74583&source=gmail&ust=1615555298587000&usg=AFQjCNFOfLIzwTMWV4QWhaISDftkram_kA">https://www.uoc.edu/opencms_colaboradors/opencms/EN/treballa/_events/solicitud.html?idOferta=74583

 

Responsibilities:

Based in an online learning environment, course instructors introduce, guide, plan, stimulate, focus, motivate and tie together students' learning processes with a proactive approach. They provide teaching assistance to students both individually and collectively, monitoring their learning over the course of the semester. They address students' doubts, offer examples and further explanations, stimulate debates, encourage participation in forums, and provide personalized feedback to help students' learning processes. Course instructors may also engage in other activities related to the creation of learning resources.

Requirements:

  • University degree.
  • Post-graduate qualification in Teaching of English as a foreign language/CALL.
  • Continued professional development in English language teaching/CALL (completion of teacher training courses, participation in workshops/conferences etc.).
  • Teaching experience with university students/adults.
  • Excellent level of English.
  • Initiative, good communication skills, and ability to work as part of a team in innovative contexts.
  • Advanced ICT skills (text editors, spreadsheet programs, PowerPoint, etc.).
  • Experience in the use of online communication tools for online collaborative work (forums, blogs, Skype or other VoiP applications, etc.).

 

Preferred:

  • Experience in distance learning/teaching, especially in virtual learning environments.
  • Working knowledge of Catalan or Spanish.
  • The candidate will need to provide a cover letter in English.

 

Although the offer states that the language of instruction is Spanish, it is in English.   Interested candidates should visit the  https://www.google.com/url?q=https://www.uoc.edu/opencms_colaboradors/opencms/EN/treballa/index.html&source=gmail&ust=1615555298587000&usg=AFQjCNFZmd7Q0nzKEviwT_7iIf643FpW2Q">join our team /  Affiliated teaching staff section, where you can find the terms and conditions for working with us.   To take part in the selection process, you need to register as a candidate in the join our team section. Once registered, you can apply from the candidate area.   https://www.google.com/url?q=https://www.uoc.edu/opencms_colaboradors/opencms/EN/treballa/index.html&source=gmail&ust=1615555298587000&usg=AFQjCNFZmd7Q0nzKEviwT_7iIf643FpW2Q">https://www.uoc.edu/opencms_colaboradors/opencms/EN/treballa/index.html  
 
The deadline for applications is 29th March 2021.   Contact us: convocatoriapdc@uoc.edu