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Part-time English Language Instructor

Department: School of Professional and Continuing Education

Reports to: Manager of Academic Affairs

Duty station: Tekeli, Kazakhstan

Deadline: 30 May 2024

UCA Background:

The University of Central Asia (UCA) was founded in 2000 as a private, not for profit, secular university through an International Treaty signed by the Presidents of Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan and Kazakhstan, and His Highness the Aga Khan; ratified by their respective parliaments, and registered with the United Nations. The Presidents are the Patrons of

the University and His Highness is the Chancellor. UCA’s mission is to promote the social

and economic development of Central Asia, particularly its mountain communities, by offering an internationally recognised standard of higher education, and enabling the peoples of the region to preserve their rich cultural heritage as assets for the future. UCA brings with it the broader commitment and partnership of the Aga Khan... Development Network. For more information: https://www.ucentralasia.org

Summary of Position and Key Responsibilities

The English language Instructor vacancy is a part-time position and does not require full day engagement. The Instructor reports to the Manager of Academic Affairs (MAA) and works closely with other staff members of SPCE, UCA.

Main Duties and Responsibilities
• Teaching English language courses and programmes assigned according to the category both face-to-face and online upon the request of MAA on recommended platforms;
• Coordinating groups and ability to supervise not more than 20 students;
• Participating in proposals development of new/existing English language programmes, upon request of the MAA;
• Participating in marketing campaigns of SPCE courses and programmes;
• Consistently keeping a record of participation of individuals and other documentation flow both in paper and online (individual plans, examination registers, grade reports);
• Ensure that the lessons are planned and delivered in a highly participative and interactive manner and responsive to the request and suggestions of the students;
• Ensuring safety of equipment and furniture in the classrooms;
• Performing extra-curricular activities with students;
• Advising students on programme curricula and career decisions;
• Other related tasks based on need and agreement;
• Observe classes on a quarterly basis.

Required Qualification and Experience
• University degree in education, social sciences, English language and linguistics;
• Minimum 5 years of professional experience in teaching English;
• International certifications confirming pedagogical skills;
• Excellent written and spoken English language skills a requirement and English as native language a strong asset;
• Strong professional communication and inter-personal skills and ability to transfer knowledge to participants;
• Flexibility, client-oriented approach and ability to adjust to change circumstances and needs;
• The eligible candidate is independent, committed and reliable.

Instructor Performance Indicators
• Students evaluation result grade not lower than 95%;
• The average testing score of the group is not lower than 75%;
• Assessment by the Manager of Academic Affairs not lower than 4.1.
• To conduct at least 1 event (extracurricular activity);
• To verify of at least 50 tests to determine the level of students;
• To verify of at least 10 final and intermediate exams;
• To observe at least 2 classes;
• To develop at least one new course;
• To adopt at least one module into Moodle platform;
• To obtain official B2 certificate.

How to Apply

Please submit your application (cover letter, CV and contact information of three references) on https://tinyurl.com/yhdn64hu by 30 May 2024.

Applications will be reviewed when received. Early applications are strongly encouraged.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted
Bishkek Kyrgyzstan


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