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Solicitation for Personal Services Contractor (PSC) No. 30/2020 Development Outreach and Communication Specialist, USAID/Kyrgyz Republic, Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic

For more detailed information please follow the link:

https://www.usaid.gov/sites/default/files/documents/2030_Solicitation_USPSC_Resident-Hire_DOC_KR.pdf

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NGA - New Generation Academy (AUCA’s Preparatory Program)

ESL/EFL Instructor/Assistant Professor

Position: ESL/EFL Instructor/Assistant Professor

Status: Full-time

Department: NGA - New Generation Academy (AUCA’s Preparatory Program)

Deadline: March 20, 2021

The American University of Central Asia’s New Generation Academy is seeking an ESL/EFL specialist to teach English for Academic Purposes and TOEFL Test Preparation courses for the academic year 2021-2022. New Generation Academy is AUCA’s one-year preparatory program aimed at preparing students for AUCA admission exams and liberal arts undergraduate education requirements.

SUMMARY OF POSITION: Reporting directly to the NGA Director, the ESL/EFL Instructor is responsible for planning, teaching, and evaluating assigned classes in accordance with the NGA curriculum, with assistance from the NGA Director and NGA faculty members; for maintaining student class records; for fulfilling administrative duties as required and/or requested by the Program; and for participating in professional development activities such as workshops and meetings.

Compensation: commensurate with experience and education.

Qualification requirements

  • BA in Humanities preferably in TESOL/TEFL and/or certification in TESOL/TEFL/CELTA are required
  • MA in TESOL or Applied Linguistics preferred
  • Minimum one-year university/college-level experience teaching ESL/EFL
  • Strong background in English grammar
  • Strong presentation, communication, and writing skills
  • Basic computer skills
  • Ability to move from building to building between classes and across college campuses

Duties

Area of Teaching: English language (English for Academic Purposes and TOEFL Test Preparation)

Starting date: August 1, 2021

Conditions

To apply, please send your CV, cover letter, a statement of teaching philosophy, a sample syllabus, and two Letters of Reference (scanned copies are acceptable) to nga@auca.kg (Subject: "ESL/EFL Instructor/Assistant professor")  and put the Office of Human Resources cc-ed in your e-mail via human_resources@auca.kg by March 20, 2021

About company

New Generation Academy is a comprehensive academic preparatory program at the American University of Central Asia (AUCA) in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan. The NGA program offers an intensive one-year or one-semester program that aims at preparing its graduates for higher education. The program seeks to fill the gaps in the public school system to help high school graduates enter a university of their choice. Participants complete a rigorous program in English language and College Mathematics, as well as in the Russian language. All courses are oriented towards developing critical and analytical thinking, academic writing skills, and enhancing the leadership potential of students. Furthermore, we are dedicated to preparing ingenious and charismatic future leaders of Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Kazakhstan, Afghanistan, and other countries. We strive to build a closely-knit multiethnic community, where mutual respect, openness, and acceptance are the guiding principles. The academic year at NGA is divided into two semesters; the latter semester, building on the outcomes of the previous one.  NGA students receive over 600 hours of well-structured instruction per year including compulsory clubs, language labs, and practice tests. Additionally, students are offered a range of workshops, clubs, and field trips as co-curricular activities. 

Link to this block: https://www.auca.kg/en/employee_opportunities/#b681

NGA - New Generation Academy (AUCA’s Preparatory Program)

ESL/EFL Instructor

Position: ESL/EFL Instructor

Status: Part-time

Department: NGA - New Generation Academy (AUCA’s Preparatory Program)

Deadline: March 12, 2021

The American University of Central Asia’s New Generation Academy is seeking an ESL/EFL specialist to teach English for Academic Purposes and TOEFL Test Preparation courses for the academic year 2020-2021 (April 2021 -August 2021). New Generation Academy is AUCA’s one-year preparatory program aimed at preparing students for AUCA admission exams and liberal arts undergraduate education requirements.

SUMMARY OF POSITION: Reporting directly to the NGA Director, the ESL/EFL Instructor is responsible for planning, teaching, and evaluating assigned classes in accordance with the NGA curriculum, with assistance from the NGA Director and NGA faculty members; for maintaining student class records; for fulfilling administrative duties as required and/or requested by the Program; and for participating in professional development activities such as workshops and meetings. This is a part-time position with a prospect of gaining full-time status in the future.

Compensation: commensurate with experience and education.

Qualification requirements

  • BA in Humanities preferably in TESOL/TEFL and/or certification in TESOL/TEFL/CELTA are required
  • MA in TESOL or Applied Linguistics preferred
  • Minimum one-year university/college-level experience teaching ESL/EFL
  • Strong background in English grammar
  • Strong presentation, communication, and writing skills
  • Basic computer skills
  • Ability to move from building to building between classes and across college campuses

Duties

Area of Teaching: English language (English for Academic Purposes and TOEFL Test Preparation)

Conditions

To apply, please send your CV, cover letter, a statement of teaching philosophy, a sample syllabus, and two Letters of Reference (scanned copies are acceptable) to nga@auca.kg (Subject: "ESL/EFL Instructor")  and put the Office of Human Resources cc-ed in your e-mail via human_resources@auca.kg by March 12, 2021

About company

New Generation Academy is a comprehensive academic preparatory program at the American University of Central Asia (AUCA) in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan. The NGA program offers an intensive one-year or one-semester program that aims at preparing its graduates for higher education. The program seeks to fill the gaps in the public school system to help high school graduates enter a university of their choice. Participants complete a rigorous program in English language and College Mathematics, as well as in the Russian language. All courses are oriented towards developing critical and analytical thinking, academic writing skills, and enhancing the leadership potential of students. Furthermore, we are dedicated to preparing ingenious and charismatic future leaders of Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Kazakhstan, Afghanistan, and other countries. We strive to build a closely-knit multiethnic community, where mutual respect, openness, and acceptance are the guiding principles. The academic year at NGA is divided into two semesters; the latter semester, building on the outcomes of the previous one.  NGA students receive over 600 hours of well-structured instruction per year including compulsory clubs, language labs, and practice tests. Additionally, students are offered a range of workshops, clubs, and field trips as co-curricular activities. 

Link to this block: https://www.auca.kg/en/employee_opportunities/#b682

Sociology Department

Teaching position

Status: Part-time 

Deadline: May 01, 2021

Department of Sociology is seeking to hire a part-time professor responsible for teaching in the 2021-2022 academic year.

The ideal candidates should have a Ph.D. degree from an internationally established university. He or she is expected to teach one-two, courses per semester in areas of sociological theories, computer-assisted qualitative and mixed methods to MA and undergraduate students. Applicants should have a commitment to teaching in the department for at least 2 years. Besides teaching, responsibilities include advising students, service in the university committees, and engagement in departmental extra-curricular activities.

Applicants should meet the following minimal requirements:

Ph.D. degree in related fields

Fluent English

University-level teaching experience

Practical experience in a relevant area is preferred

To apply:  Please send your CV, cover letter, teaching philosophy (not more than 1000 words), and two letters of reference (scanned copies are acceptable) to soc@auca.kg and a copy to gorborukova_g@auca.kg 

 

Link to this block: https://www.auca.kg/en/employee_opportunities/#b683

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