Located in Wuhan, the capital of Hubei Province, Central China Normal University (CCNU), which was founded in 1903, is a key comprehensive university directly under the administration of the Chinese Ministry of Education. As one of the universities on the list of 211 National Education Priority Project and 985 National Project Innovation Platform, Central China Normal University is recognized as one of the universities implementing “Plan 111” and “Recruitment Program of Global Experts”. Central China Normal University has established 27 schools, including School of Foreign Languages, School of Literature, School of Music, School of Fine Arts, School of Physics, School of Life Sciences and so on, and over 60 research centers & institutes. CCNU has established academic relationships and research cooperation with over 100 universities and research institutes in over 70 countries and regions, including the USA, Germany, New Zealand, Australia, Korea, Vietnam, etc.
CCNU, attaching great importance to international development, invites a large number of professors and scholars from abroad. School of Foreign Languages, the primary employer of foreign experts of languages, every year employs about 10 English teachers in the English Department, Translation Department and College English Department. Many courses, including audio-visual course, oral language course, intensive reading course, writing course, have been set to develop students’ basic language skills in aspects of listening, speaking, reading and writing. College of Psychology, College of Politics and Law, School of History and Culture and School of Economics and Management, and many others to come also recruit foreign teachers and experts, who are responsible for academic English language teaching and other professional courses.
Every school year, there are about 40 international experts and teachers teaching and doing academic research at CCNU, apart from over 200 short-time visiting scholars. Here they enjoy picturesque views on the campus, which is nestled on a hill. A new foreign expert apartment building with complete facilities and furniture has been built in 2009 on campus and is now taken care of by a professional property company to provide a comfortable living environment to foreign experts and teachers.
The city of Wuhan, a well-known central China city, lies on the Yangtze River and is a transportation hub of China. It has what other big Chinese cities like Beijing and Shanghai have to offer but with a much smaller population. Residents here enjoy pleasant climate and beautiful natural environment but with a much lower cost of living than in many other big Chinese cities.
CCNU website: http://english.ccnu.edu.cn/
- Job qualifications:
A Master’s degree or above;
At least two years’ teaching experience or a teaching certificate TESOL or TEFL;
Age: younger than 60 years old
- Job description:
14-16 class hours per week, or according to the requirement of specific colleges
From September 1 to June 30 of the following year (the probationary period is one month, starting from September 1 to October 1.) and may renew employment contract based on the two parties’ consent. The new foreign teachers should arrive at CCNU before September 1st of every year with the Z visa (work visa) on their passports.
Work conditions and benefits:
Salary: RMB 4500-RMB 6000 per month (about $738-984) paid monthly
Other benefits: CCNU provides a two-room apartment (with furniture, bedding, telephone, refrigerator, kitchen, bathroom and air conditioner). The university buys hospitalization medical service insurance for teachers and covers transportation between Wuhan and the teacher’s home city and buys a return ticket every year if employment contract is renewed. Teachers will also receive a vacation allowance of 2200 RMB after accomplishing one year’s teaching assignment.
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