Positions @ CRW

We are always looking for Language specialists to fill our ranks. These specialists must be willing to do the following:

  • Implementing the CI Program (integrate writing instruction in core courses across the curriculum);
  • Participating in faculty-wide initiatives that incorporate undergraduate writing instruction and assessment;
  • Investigating, implementing, and evaluating innovative pedagogical practices for the teaching of academic writing;
  • Assessing programs and projects aimed at improving students’ writing and communication skills;
  • Advising faculty members on strategies for integrating academic writing instruction into their courses;
  • Teaching academic writing in a variety of settings;
  • Conducting face-to-face and online appointments with students in a Writing Centre context;
  • Developing curricular resources on academic writing instruction.

Responsibilities:

  • Teaching our Communication Intensive programs such as Freshmen English Program, Freshmen Writing Program, and Technical Communications.
  • Language advisor in one or two classes of interdisciplinary Capstone projects.
  • Assigning and grading written work or in-class assignments, as well as providing regular feedback to students.
  • Providing consultation on written work at any stage of the writing or creative process.
  • Participating in the setting of in-class writing tasks or providing students with additional reading materials when necessary.
  • Analyzing, recording and reporting progress of students to the Program Director.

Minimum Requirements:

  • A good B.A. Degree in English Language, Literature, Linguistics or Communications from a recognized institution.
  • Advanced post graduate qualifications or degrees will be advantageous.
  • Three years of related experience teaching advanced writing classes at the college level.
  • Evidence of recent excellence in composition instruction and pedagogy.
  • Equipped with Basic Microsoft skills.
  • Patience and passion in teaching and training
  • Able to work independently and learn quickly in a fast-paced environment
Responsibilities:

  • Teaching our Communication Intensive programs such as Freshmen English Program, Freshmen Writing Program, and Technical Communications.
  • Language advisor in one or two classes of interdisciplinary Capstone projects.
  • Assigning and grading written work or in-class assignments, as well as providing regular feedback to students.
  • Providing consultation on written work at any stage of the writing or creative process.
  • Participating in the setting of in-class writing tasks or providing students with additional reading materials when necessary.
  • Analyzing, recording and reporting progress of students to the Program Director.

Minimum Requirements:

  • A good Bachelor’s Degree in English Language, Literature or Linguistics from a recognized institution
  • Minimum three years of English Teaching Experience within Singapore
  • Experience teaching in a tertiary setting would be an advantage
  • Strong in pedagogy
  • Equipped with Basic Microsoft skills
  • Patience and passion in teaching and training
  • Able to work independently and learn quickly in a fast-paced environment
  • Able to commit to the part-time work arrangements of 2-Full Day or up to 4-Half Day (morning shift) per week.**

NB:
**Half-day morning shift – 8.30AM to 1.00PM; afternoon shifts: 1.00PM to 5.30PM

Student Positions

In SUTD, we walk the talk when it comes to peer mentoring, especially language or writing instruction. So volunteer your time with the CWR if you think you have what it takes!