Critical Thinking & Writing Instructor

Posted On: April 26, 2022

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Media Organization: Capstone Educational Group Limited

Company Description

Founded in 2003, Capstone is one of Asia’s leading private educational institutions, focused on high-achieving students in the region. We were founded on the belief that when educators are passionate and are given the best resources, they can launch students into great professional and personal orbits.

Job Description

We are currently looking for a top university graduate for the position of Critical Thinking & Writing Instructor to join our Hong Kong office.

With offices across Hong Kong, Beijing and Shanghai, Capstone is at the heart of the education industry in Asia. Our nineteen years of experience combined with our unwavering commitment to our students have given us the expertise and resources to consistently produce students who not only achieve academically but also who possess leadership potential.

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


To Apply

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