Hangzhou Dianzi University ESL Jobs
About Hangzhou Dianzi University
Founded in 1956, Hangzhou Dianzi University (HDU, website) is a key teaching and research oriented university with its own distinctive programs in electronic science and technology, engineering and information technology as well as management and accounting. HDU has over 28,000 registered students and more than 2,200 staff members, including 690 professors and associate professors. It has 25 schools and research institutes and offers 55 undergraduate programs, 53 postgraduate programs and 3 Ph.D. programs. HDU has a strong background in the electronics information industry and a long history with economics and management disciplines, and emphasizes the comprehensive development of its students and works hard to cultivate high-quality talents with innovative spirits and practical skills. HDU is continuing to make strides in the development of international cooperation in the areas of faculty and student exchanges, cooperative research and international courses cooperation.
Foreign Teacher Job Notice
“Teaching for HDU has been a very rewarding experience, and an experience I will greatly miss now that I’m leaving. The students are amazing, the faculty are some of my best friends, the apartment was better than any of my other friends’ apartments teaching at other universities, and the location of the Wenyi campus [where the teachers live] is such a great location within the city. I will truly miss HDU.” –Peter Phippen (English teacher of HDU, 2006~2007)
The teaching position at Hangzhou Dianzi University is a full-time teaching position. The instructor must hold sixteen forty five-minute class periods during a week period. All preparation for the course, exams, office hours, etc. are the responsibility of the instructor according to their own time and scheduling. The courses range from freshman “Spoken English” to post-graduate “Culture English”, or English major students “English Writing” and “English Literature”, and most lesson preparation is the responsibility of the instructor. A book will be provided for some courses, but not all. Teaching is conducted at one or more of Hangzhou Dianzi University’s four campuses: Xiasha (main campus), Wenyi (College of Information Engineering) Dongyue (College of Information Engineering) and Xiasha Eastv (Vocational Software Engineering). The average class size is about thirty to fourty five students, depending on major and campus. Hangzhou Dianzi University ESL Jobs
1. For non-English major undergraduate and graduate students: Listening & Speaking English, English Writin, English Speaking and Writing.
2. For English major undergraduate students: Oral English, English Writing, English Newspaper Reading, etc.
Full workload: 14~16 periods a week, plus 2~3 times of English Corner per semester (with pay). Each period 45 minutes. Each time of English Corner about 1.5 hour.
1. Bachelor’s degree required. Master’s degree in English, education or related field preferred;
2. English Native speakers;
3. TESOL/TEFL certification is preferred;
4. Cooperative and team player.
The university provides free apartments, each with 2 bedrooms, 1 living room, a small kitchen, a bathroom and a balcony. We do not provide free food
The monthly income is varied between 4,600RMB and 5,200RMB (base salaries) according to different degree levels and teaching experiences. A monthly traffic subsidy of 200RMB is a special benefit, though there are free school buses. There are opportunities for more depending upon the schools needs. For example, teaching more than sixteen courses during a one week period, or English Corner.
International Flight and Luggage Subsidy:
The school reimburses the international flights with no more than 8000RMB for one-academic year contract. With no flight tickets, 6000RMB cash will be delivered by the end of the contract.
The school also provide Luggage subsidy, which is unique among other universities. The amount is RMB500 or RMB1000 depends on he/she comes from China or foreign countries.
*To apply for this position fill out application form and put Hangzhou Dianzi University or University Program as your preferred school/program.
Hangzhou Dianzi University ESL Jobs