TESOL Language Teacher (5 positions available)

Feb 07, 2019
Feb 28, 2019
Organization Type
University and College
Full Time
The Institute of Continuing & TESOL Education

The University of Queensland's Institute of Continuing & TESOL Education (ICTE), is a highly recognised and acknowledged international education and capacity development Institute that delivers exemplary English language, international training and development projects that advance learning and inspire people to contribute to their community, industry and government. ICTE activity includes the delivery of a wide range of English language  pathway and support programs and teacher training/continuing education programs to more than 9000 international students, teachers, professionals, business personnel and visitors from over 125 countries annually. The Institute is involved in online training delivery and offshore training provision across the Institute's extensive network of government, institutional and corporate partners. Project, course and program delivery is also supported by the provision of test administration, including the IELTS, OET and Pearson tests, with extensive client and student support services.

The Institute reports directly to the Deputy Vice Chancellor (External Engagement) and works in close collaboration with UQ Faculties, Schools and Institutes to support the University's globalization, internationalisation strategy objectives in learning, discovery and engagement.

The role

The successful candidate will engage as a TESOL Language Teacher in the delivery of English language training at ICTE with involvement in some or all of the following areas: Academic English pathway programs, General English, Business English, English for Specific Purposes, English teacher training and teacher professional development programs for pre and in-service teachers.

The person

Applicants should have at least five years equivalent full-time experience teaching English language skills to adult learners from a variety of cultural backgrounds. In previous roles, they will have demonstrated an approach to teaching that is learner-focused, engaging, and assists their students to successfully improve in their English language proficiency. They will have completed an undergraduate degree, a pre-service TESOL certificate and a relevant postgraduate qualification in TESOL.


These are full-time, continuing or fixed term appointments at TESOL Levels 1-12. The remuneration package will be in the range $58,672 - $83,168 p.a., plus employer superannuation contributions of up to 17% (total package will be in the range $68,646 - $97,306 p.a.).

The University of Queensland also offers other competitive options including salary sacrificing, on campus childcare, leave packaging and discounted private health insurance as well as many other benefits.


To discuss this role please contact Mr Patrick Donoghue, Academic Manager on p.donoghue@uq.edu.au 

All applicants must supply the following documents: Cover letter, Resume and Selection Criteria responses.

You must have valid Australian work rights to apply for this role. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.