Lecturer in Language

Temasek Polytechnic

Lecturer (Language)/ Centre for Foundation Studies

Agency: Temasek Polytechnic
Job no.: 541967
Work type: Permanent/Contract
Location: Singapore

We prepare school-leavers and working adults for a future of dynamic change, with relevant knowledge, lifelong skills, character, and a thirst for continuous improvement.


  • Design, develop, conduct, facilitate and review communication related programmes for targeted groups, including adult learners; includes face-to-face and online instruction and interaction
  • Involvement in student development, event management and other training/publicity/administrative work, where applicable
  • Design and conduct learning needs analysis so as to develop online learning packages, language proficiency tests and appropriate self-directed learning packages
  • Conduct research study on current educational trends
  • Mentor students in pastoral care and to facilitate Personal Development & Effectiveness modules
  • Involvement in student development work to enhance students’ learning through field trips and programs both locally and overseas
  • Support the Centre in orientation, programme promotion, outreach, and other centre/school/polytechnic level committee work


  • Qualification in related field (such as English Language, Literature, Linguistics, Applied Linguistics, Mass Communication, Technical Writing, Education, Art & Social Sciences etc.) or
    Qualification in other fields, with professional certification and experience in the following area(s):
    - CELTA, advanced certification in career development facilitation
    - Curriculum design, development and assessment
    - Designing, delivering and evaluating online courses
  • Minimum 3 years teaching experience
  • Experience in analysing students’ results and performance thus understanding students’ learning needs
  • Ability to lead and facilitate discussions, mediate different opinions and evaluate reasoning
  • A passion to share knowledge and facilitate learning
  • Genuine interest to interact with youths
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, and familiarity with new media

Advertised: 06 Jul 2020

Applications close: 16 Aug 2020