LINGUIST List 14.2975

Fri Oct 31 2003

Jobs: TESL: Teacher, Niigata, Japan

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  1. siucniigata, TESL: Teacher, Southern Illinois University Carbondale in Niigata

Message 1: TESL: Teacher, Southern Illinois University Carbondale in Niigata

Date: Wed, 29 Oct 2003 01:43:42 +0000
From: siucniigata <>
Subject: TESL: Teacher, Southern Illinois University Carbondale in Niigata

University or Organization: Southern Illinois University Carbondale in Niigata
Department: Intensive English Department
Rank of Job: Teacher
Specialty Areas: Teaching English as a Second Language


Southern Illinois University at Carbondale in Niigata (Japan) is
seeking 2 full-time instructors to teach in the Intensive English
Program starting March 8, 2004.

TERM: One short-term contract (between � and � of a year) and one
long-term contract (approx. one year) will be offered. Both contracts
may be extendable.

QUALIFICATIONS: MA in TEFL/TESL/TESOL, Linguistics or related field
and experience teaching ESL/EFL in an academic setting. The working
environment features aspects of both an American university and a
Japanese business; cooperation is essential. Candidates must also be
flexible regarding participation in school events and activities.
Some experience with Japanese learning and teaching styles will be

DUTIES: Teach English language classes in an intensive coordinated
program. Class load is 20 hours a week. Instructors are also
expected to hold 5 office hours a week, attend faculty meetings and
participate in occasional school/dorm events and recruitment

SALARY & BENEFITS: 300,000 yen per month (about $ 2,700 at the
exchange rate of $1.00 = 110 yen). Free housing near campus,
subsidized health insurance, paid vacation and holidays, relocation
allowance of 150,000 yen, contract completion bonus.

Submit cover letter, resume highlighting teaching experience and three
letters of reference (non-returnable). Well organized Email
applications will be accepted.

Address for Applications:

	Attn: Director of IEP Cameron Crawford
	439-1 Oaza Nagahashi
	Nakajo, Niigata 959-2637
	Position is open until filled

Contact Information:
	Director of IEP Cameron Crawford
	Tel: 0254-43-6200
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