LINGUIST List 32.1041
Mon Mar 22 2021
Jobs: English; Applied Linguistics: Casual Academic, Flinders University
Editor for this issue: Becca Morris <beccalinguistlist.org>
Karlee Cook <karlee.cook
English; Applied Linguistics: Casual Academic, Flinders University, Bedford Park, Australia E-mail this message to a friend
University or Organization: Flinders University
Department: College of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences
Job Location: Bedford Park, Australia
Web Address: https://staff.flinders.edu.au/colleges-and-services/hass
Job Title: Casual Academic
Job Rank: Casual Academic; Other
Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics
Required Language(s): English (eng)
The College of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences is inviting suitable individuals as casual academics to teach into one of the largest topics at Flinders University. The topic, Academic and Professional Communication, aims to develop students’ academic communication skills at the university.
For this position, casual academics should be willing to commit between 8-12 hours of teaching per week during the regular semester period.
Applicants must have at least a Master’s degree in English Language Education (or closely related fields in Applied Linguistics) from an accredited program at the time of application. Candidates should also have a minimum of two years’ experience in tertiary level teaching. Professional knowledge and experience of EAP/ESP teaching and flipped/blended learning and teaching is definitely an advantage.
The successful candidates also need to possess the following abilities:
- Show an awareness of effective EAP pedagogy in student-centred approaches,
- Strong ability to build rapport with and motivate students,
- Possess excellent organizational skills,
- Have excellent communication skills,
- Be collegial and willing to work as part of a team
The selected candidate is expected to begin teaching in the second semester of 2021.
For further information regarding the position, please contact Dr Werner Botha at the contact information provided below.
***Personal data provided by applicants will be kept confidential and used for recruitment purposes only***
The application must include:
- A cover letter and an updated curriculum vitae;
- Names and contacts of 3 referees;
- Teaching evaluations of recent two years (if any);
- Copy of academic certificates and
- Evidence of Australian work rights.
A valid National Police Certificate which is satisfactory to the University may also be required before the successful applicant can commence in this position.
Application Deadline: (Open until filled)
Web Address for Applications: https://flinders.wd3.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/flinders_employment/job/Bedford-Park/Casual-Academic_JR0000001288
Dr Werner Botha
Page Updated: 23-Mar-2021