Job ref no.: CT3124529-01#0067
Capstone Educational Group limited

Critical Thinking & Writing Instructor

Capstone Educational Group limited

We are currently looking for a top US/UK/Canada University graduate for the position of Critical Thinking & Writing Instructor to join our Hong Kong / Beijing / Shanghai / Shenzhen office.

Job Description:

We are looking for intelligent and driven instructors who are committed to student development. While all of our instructors have impressive backgrounds, they also possess enthusiasm and a diverse range of life experiences that engage and grow our students. Beyond this charisma and intelligence, we look for candidates with moral aptitude and a personal character that allows them to be appropriate role models for developing youth.

Instructors will:

  • Develop students’ communication and critical thinking through socially engaging and thought-provoking themes, topics, and activities
  • Present various perspectives for students to grapple with and continuously challenge students’ ideas
  • Instill positive humanistic values in students, especially of critical thinking and rigorous analysis
  • Instruct learners of various English levels in weekly or twice-weekly lessons, ensuring full comprehension of course materials (at minimum: be comfortable with Grades 3 through 9; ideally capable of teaching either Grades 1 through 2 or Grades 10 through 12 in addition)
  • Assist in designing lesson content on a regular basis
  • Prepare for lessons and provide insightful, actionable feedback on the material as needed
  • Grade homework on a weekly basis, giving insightful, actionable feedback to lesson planners and students
  • Inspire learners with an energetic demeanor and by forming personal connections with them
  • Assess student performance qualitatively and deliver recommendations in progress reports
  • Collaborate effectively with other teaching and administrative staff

The ideal candidate will:

  • Possess an undergraduate degree from a university with an English medium curriculum
  • Possess or will possess a Master’s degree in TESOL, Applied Linguistics, or a related field (e.g. Reading/Literacy); or, demonstrate significant high-quality teaching experience
  • Have a track record of proactively finding new ways to improve their organizations
  • Show a strong sense of intellectual vitality that inspires learning in others
  • Show strong interpersonal skills, especially when working with parents and colleagues
  • Be comfortable in a flexible role with high degrees of personal independence
  • Speak English natively

What We Offer:

  • Full work visa sponsorship for Hong Kong/China
  • Competitive compensation package based on experience and qualifications, with performance bonuses
  • Collaborative work environment
  • Round-trip transportation/travel allowance
  • Comprehensive medical insurance
  • Possible job rotation scheme offering ability to see cities for optional short-term assignment
  • Full-time/Part-time positions are available

5 work days /week (Tue-Sat). Salary offered will commensurate with qualifications and experience. We offer opportunities for advancement and learning development in addition to a competitive salary and fringe benefits to the right candidate. Please send your CV stating with contact details, available date, current & expected salary.

Personal Data collected will be used for recruitment purposes only and will be strictly confidential. Applicants who do not hear from us within 2 weeks' may consider their applications unsuccessful and their data will be destroyed within 3 months of receipt.

More job information
Job ref no. CT3124529-01#0067
Salary
Job Function
Industry
Location
  • Causeway Bay
Employment Term
  • Contract
  • Part-time
  • Full-time
Experience
  • 1 year - 3 years
Career Level
  • Non-management level
Education
  • Degree
Benefits
  • 5-day week
  • Dental plan
  • Discretionary bonus
  • Medical plan