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Part-time English Teaching Position at The University of Shiga Prefecture (Hikone City)

The Department of Intercultural Communications has an opening on Thursdays during the spring semester from April 2024.

Course details

Debate & Discussion [1st or 2nd period – the teacher can choose]

Integrated English (a) [3rd period)

Integrated English (b) [4th period)

The teacher can choose to continue using the textbooks currently being used, or they have the freedom to use different materials.

Applicant requirements

1. Excellent command of English (CEFR C2)

2. A master’s degree, preferably in TESOL, education, applied linguistics, or a related field

3. University teaching experience is preferred

The salary and commuting allowance are based on The University of Shiga Prefecture’s rules and regulations.

To apply, please send a CV and cover letter to Martin Hawkes at <hawkes.m[at]>. Requests for further information can be sent to the same address.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

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