Language Skills Advisor

Location
Vietnam, Asia
Posted
Jan 01, 2014
Employment Type
Full Time
Working in collaboration with the Learning Skills Unit Manager and other Learning Skills Advisors, this position will advance developmental activities and resources focussed on supporting English language development across the curriculum. It requires experience and knowledge of applying a broad range of media to encourage and support students’ English language and learning skills development for success in higher education programs and future employment. Working hours may be flexible depending on the allocation of staff across timetabling demands and students’ availability. Dependent on previous experience and academic achievement, the successful candidate, will be offered an attractive remuneration package including private medical insurance. Plus, the benefit of being employed by a highly respected international university and working with a diverse and talented group of peers from over 27 different nationalities. To be considered for this role, candidates must hold a Masters degree in an education related field that includes an English Language Acquisition of TESOL component. The ability to deploy and engage students in the use of self-access and online resources for supporting academic language and literacy development will also be highly regarded. Combine this knowledge with strong interpersonal and cross-cultural communication skills and the demonstrated ability to work effectively in a small team environment, will ensure you are the preferred candidate for this interesting and rewarding position. ● If English is not your first language, then evidence is required to demonstrate a minimum English language proficiency standard at a BULATS Advanced level - equivalent to IELTS (General) 6.5 To obtain a copy of the Position Description and Application please visit www.rmit.edu.vn then send your application to employment@rmit.edu.vn. Vietnamese candidates who meet the mandatory requirements and key selection criteria as detailed in the position description are encouraged to submit an application. Please note your application must address how you meet the key selection criteria as detailed in the position description. Automatically generated CV’s will not be considered unless accompanied by all the other necessary documentation as identified on the RMIT website. Applications close: 13 January 2014