Writing Instructor Position at the Language Center of Toyo University

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[Job details (duties, subject responsible for, etc.)]

1) English writing instructor at Toyo University campuses (Hakusan, Kawagoe, Asaka, Itakura and Aabanedai).

①Provide personalized academic writing instruction and editorial assistance to undergraduate and graduate students.

②Plan and teach short-term intensive courses for specific purposes

including, but not limited to, thesis summaries, and study abroad

application essays.

③Provide assistance on IELTS, TOEFL iBT writing sections.

④Provide instruction and assistance to resume and business letter writing.

⑤Help students prepare for study abroad and job hunting interviews

2) Administrative work related to the Language Center.

3) Attend weekly staff meetings and designated school events.


[Address of work location and other information]

Toyo University, Hakusan Campus, Bunkyo-ku 5-28-20, Tokyo (plus up to

one or two days/week at one of Toyo University's satellite campuses)


[Available positions (Job title, number of positions, etc.)]

Contract-based English writing instructor(part-time)

Number of position: 1


[Starting date]

April 1, 2019

[Details of salary, working hours, holiday etc.]

Working days:5 days per week (Monday-Friday), 10:00-18:00, plus Saturdays and national holidays when both additional Language Center programs and regular university classes are held. If required to work on a Saturdays or holiday, paid vacation may be taken on a weekday when there are no classes.

Contract: One-year contract subject to annual renewal up to two times (for a maximum total of three years) if Toyo University acknowledges the need to do so and the instructor's performance is highly evaluated.

Depending on work performance, the contract may be extended annually for up to an additional two years (a maximum total of five years). Please note that if the candidate was employed by Toyo University within six months prior to the starting date (April 1, 2019), his/her total contract period may be shortened.

Salary: Monthly salary JPY336,000 (pre-tax).


Application deadline: 2 February

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