Lecturer Or Assistant For General And Specialized English

Universities and Institutes of Czech
December 01, 2023
Offerd Salary:Negotiation
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Contract Type:fixed-term for 3 yea
Working Time:Part time
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3 Nov 2023

Job Information


Mendel University in Brno

Research Field

Language sciences » Languages

Researcher Profile

First Stage Researcher (R1)


Czech Republic

Application Deadline

1 Dec 2023 - 23:00 (UTC)

Type of Contract


Job Status


Offer Starting Date

1 Feb 2024

Is the job funded through the EU Research Framework Programme?

Not funded by an EU programme

Is the Job related to staff position within a Research Infrastructure?


Offer Description

Academic Staff Member - Lecturer of Assistant for the Department of Language Training, Faculty of Forestry and Wood Technology

We are a modern university, teaching and researching agriculture, forestry, economic and technical disciplines in regional and international contexts. Since 2018, we have been the holder of the HR Excellence in Research Award for improving employee care, awarded to us as the first Czech university by the European Commission.

We are looking for an English teacher with experience to help our students improve their language skills. If you have a passion for teaching and are able to motivate and inspire people to achieve their language goals, you are the right person for us.

What will be your job duties?

  • group teaching of general English (repetition and practice of grammar and general conversation topics at B1 - B2 level)
  • group teaching of professional English (terminology, professional texts, ppt presentations, professional discussions, etc.) focused on the fields of forestry, landscaping, hunting, furniture design, wood-based construction, wood processing technology and management, etc. according to the specialisation of the field of study (B2 level)
  • preparation of study materials and tests for teaching and testing of students
  • occasional translation of general or specialist texts for the needs of the Dean's Office of the Faculty of Forestry and Wood Technology
  • What are our requirements?

  • a university degree in a relevant field (at least a five-year master's degree at a faculty of philosophy or education, or a faculty of forestry or wood science)
  • previous teaching experience or experience of teaching general and specialist English in a university environment an advantage
  • native speaker of Czech language
  • excellent communication skills
  • PC skills
  • previous professional or publishing experience an advantage
  • What can we offer you?

  • Welcome Office assistance
  • 8 weeks of holiday
  • support for work-life balance
  • food allowance (Meal vouchers/Canteen)
  • discounted MultiSport card
  • ITIC card with which you can benefit from various discounts
  • the opportunity to enjoy the benefits of the university environment, such as sports courses at the Sports Activities Centre, the Counselling and Careers Centre, recreation centres, libraries and the purchase of university products
  • university kindergarten, summer day camps for children of employees
  • employer contribution to a pension or life insurance after 3 years of employment
  • Job status: 0,3 (12 hours per week)

    Expected start: February 2023

    Employment contract: fixed-term for 3 years

    Place of work: Brno

    Are you interested in the position and would you like to become a member of the Faculty of Forestry and Wood Technology?

    Send us your electronic application to [email protected] with the chosen job position in the subject of the e-mail by 2 December 2023 supported by:

  • professional CV
  • list of publications
  • How does the recruitment process look like at our university? Find out on orlz.mendelu.cz/en/selection-procedure

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    We look forward to meeting you!

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    Mendel University in Brno


    Czech Republic
    Where to apply


    [email protected]


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