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Salary and benefits are excellent

Job description

The Terakki Foundation Schools in Istanbul, Turkey, seek qualified teachers with professional proficiency of English CEFR C2 level or equivalent for 2020-2021. Openings for English teachers in grades 1–12, creative team players who can actively contribute to program development.  Similar experience preferred; appropriate Home Country License/State Certification required (incl. ESL endorsement).

How to apply

Please send your current CV, a recent photo, and a cover letter to [email protected] 

15 Apr 2021
Date published:
24 Mar 2021

EAP/ESP Instructor

Location: Ankara / Turkey
Salary: Commensurate with experience
Organisation: Bilkent University School of English Language
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Job benefits

Full-furnished, rent-free private accommodation on campus.

Air fare and baggage allowance at the beginning and end of contract.

Residence permit, work visa, and airport transfer.

Private and state medical insurance.

Free Turkish course.

Monthly lunch allowance.

Cambridge, DELTA and / or CTEAP (BUSEL Certificate in Teaching English for Academic Purposes) on scholarship.

Job description

University language instructor (, teaching English for Academic Purposes (EAP) and/or English for Specific Purposes (ESP) courses in an internationally ranked university. Bilkent University’s Faculty Academic English (FAE) Program ( is seeking highly qualified instructors of EAP & ESP. First year FAE instructors are required to teach three classes of English 101 in the fall term and three classes of English 102 in the spring. English 101 and 102 require students to read and analyze academic texts, plan and compose academic essays, engage in independent research projects, plan and deliver oral presentations, and develop their language and academic skills proficiency as learners of a foreign language. The FAE program also offers more advanced EAP and ESP courses. These courses provide students with the skills required to understand philosophical texts, communicate effectively in business settings, and develop language awareness and presentation skills. Some instructors may be asked to teach these classes in lieu of English 101 and 102.

Instructors of EAP/ESP Position Minimum Requirements:

University degree and minimum of four years of full-time EFL/EAP experience

University degree and two years of full-time EFL/EAP experience with a Cambridge English certificate, or an internationally-recognized TEFL/TESOL certificate

A relevant graduate degree and teaching experience at the university level would be a distinct advantage

Master’s or Ph.D degree in TEFL/TESOL/Education/English/Rhetoric and composition

Minimum of 2 years relevant teaching experience at university level

Those who also have experience in content-based instruction, course design and delivery also have a distinct advantage

Successful applicants for the position are expected to use an interactive teaching style that promotes critical thinking.

How to apply

Applicants are required to submit a fully-completed application form, which can be accessed at web page:

Forms should be sent to [email protected] together with a recent photo in JPEG format.

The BUSEL recruitment team reviews all applications, and only shortlisted candidates are contacted.

Interviews with shortlisted candidates are held over ZOOM or in person (if possible).

30 Jun 2021
Date published:
16 Mar 2021