The UAE Awaits You … Become an Educator at the Higher Colleges of Technology
Founded in 1988, the Higher Colleges of Technology (HCT) has grown to be the UAE’s largest applied higher educational institution, with approximately 23,000 students attending modern, technology-oriented men and women campuses across 7 Emirates in the UAE. The HCT employs about 2,000 staff, from over 85 nationalities, who share practices, ideas and cultures from around the world, thereby enriching the HCT community.
With a reputation for embedding innovative teaching, learning methods and technologies in its pedagogy, HCT is at the cutting-edge of the UAE’s drive to diversify the economy towards a knowledge-oriented base. Teaching methods and technologies are the most modern available and focus on student achievement, advancement and employment.
HCT offers a wide range of English-taught programs in the core academic fields of Applied Media, Business, Computer Information Science, Education, Engineering Technology & Science and Health Sciences. These programs are designed in consultation with the UAE’s business and industry leaders to ensure that HCT student skills are job-relevant and up to the highest standards.
The HCT adopts international academic standards in classifying faculty according to their qualifications & experience, in one of the following 3 ranks:
- Associate Professor
- Assistant Professor
HCT Senior Management Team is planning to visit San Diego City in California, USA expected in the second week of April 2018, to conduct face to face interviews with the shortlisted qualified candidates.
Faculty provides effective instruction in the HCT’s Bachelor of Education program, specifically in the areas of Early Childhood Education, English Language Teaching in Schools, Primary Education, and Mathematics and Science Education at Primary and Secondary levels. The curriculum is taught to second language learners within a student-centric learning environment that fosters respect for students, their culture, and their traditions. Faculty play an important role in assisting with the development and preservation of system-wide and directorate-specific policies and are viewed as active participants in academic and extra-curricular events at the College and within the community.
Education and Qualifications:
- Ph.D. in the discipline is required.
- Bachelor and Master’s qualifications should be in the discipline.
- Master’s Degree holders with significant teaching experience may be considered when the Master’s Degree is in a relevant discipline with the major clearly defined.
- A professional teaching qualification inclusive of teaching methodology and supervised practical teaching (e.g. B.Ed., PGCE, M.Teach, etc.).
- A TESOL qualification is desirable.
- Appropriate academic professional qualifications as required.
For a detailed job description and to apply please visit https://recruit.hct.ac.ae/WebForms/ViewJobDetail.aspx?j=37794&h=0 . We are currently looking for Faculty to start immediately and the review of candidates will continue until the position is filled. All candidate inquiries and applications will be held in strict confidence.