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Event - 2017 TESOL Job MarketPlace (JMP)
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Washington State Convention Center Seattle, Washington, USA
About This Event TESOL’s Job MarketPlace (JMP) is your key resource for recruiting during the TESOL International Convention & English Language Expo.

JMP gives you access to TESOL’s popular Online Career Center, enabling you to post jobs, review more than 3,000 searchable résumés, and schedule interviews before the convention and on-site.

Last year, nearly 400 job seekers scheduled interviews through the JMP. Don’t miss this opportunity to recruit at the most important annual event for English language teaching professionals worldwide!

Can’t recruit for the entire convention? A limited number of shorter term recruiting spaces are available each day.

Here's how it works:

  1. Register for TESOL’s Job MarketPlace.

  2. Post
    Post your positions on the career center and flag them as JMP jobs.

  3. Schedule
    Search for resumes of candidates attending the event and start scheduling interviews.

  4. Check In
    Check your email to confirm your interviews.
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22-24 March 2017

Bilkent University School of English Language (BUSEL) prepares students for the English medium academic studies in the faculties and schools of Bilkent University and professional lives beyond.Bilkent University is the first foundation university in Turkey ranking 37th in the Times Higher Education BRICS and Emerging Economies University Rankings 2017. BUSEL consists of two programs The English Language Preparatory Program which brings students' English Level up to the level required for study in their faculties and schools and The Faculty Academic English Program (FAE) provides credit-bearing English courses for academic or professional purposes once students are in their faculties and schools. BUSEL is possibly one of the largest English Language schools in the world teaching English to around 6,000 students each semester. The school currently has more than 200 instructors, twenty-five percent of whom are native speakers of English, and 15 administrative and support staff.

As the English language Institute, it started as a branch of the parent Institute of King Abdulaziz University. With the Royal decree in 2014, the English Language Institute has become an independent body within the second public university in the vibrant city of Jeddah, The University of Jeddah. Aiming to grow bigger, the ELI UJ started it strong projects through signing a Memorandum of Cooperation with the Graduate School of Education at the University of California Berkeley. This agreement focuses on lifting learning outcomes of the foundation year program in the university and specifically for the English curriculum provided by the ELI. Action plans include academic seminars and professional training to all ELI teaching staff, developing academic research and designing diplomas of related fields.Then, after that, the ELI joined the prominent IATEFL and became an associate named as The Saudi Organization of EFL Education. Yes it is the second IATEFL associate in Saudi Arabia. By the End of Feb 2017, the ELI has become an affiliate of TESOL Arabia.In October, 31st, the ELI organized its 1st International Conference of EFL Education with the participation of six prominent guest speakers from different universities such as Harvard, Oxford, Stanford, Exeter and UC-Berkeley.By the beginning of the new academic year, the ELI has launched its newly structured EFL curriculum serving foundation year students structured in two levels and targets CEFR levels (B1-B2-C1) and the Canadian Language Benchmarks (CLB 4-5-6-7-8). The ELI has signed a number of local cooperation memoranda with official sectors.In October the 31st, the ELI has launched its extended center named as "The ELI Extension" with its soft opening by the President of the University of Jeddah. The ELI Extension aims at becoming a pioneer center in fulfilling the National Vision pertaining to language learning and under the auspice of the University of Jeddah through providing professional EFL training delivered to multiple community population through adopting international language frameworks and locally-customized curriculum in computer-assisted environments.

First Stop Professionals was founded in 2011, with the goal of matching great international educators with reputable employers in China. We fully understand that finding good jobs with trustworthy schools is as important to teachers as finding responsible, qualified teachers is to schools. F.S.Pros works closely with both sides to provide the very best jobs for teachers as well as hiring solutions for schools. For more detailed information please visit

The Universidad del Norte is a higher education institution located on the Caribbean coast of Colombia. It was institutionally accredited for its excellence in academics in September 2003 by the National Ministry of Education of Colombia. Founded in 1966, the Universidad del Norte has a student population of 11,000 undergraduates and graduates and is comprised of 6 academic divisions: Engineering, Administrative Science, Health Science, Legal Science, Humanities and Social Science, Basic Science and the Institute of Studies in Education. Currently, it offers 20 undergraduate and 83 post-graduate diploma programs as well as 28 master’s and 4 doctoral degree programs. 84% of its full-time faculty professors have Master’s and Doctorate degrees. Thanks to its national ranking and its international prospects, the university is recognized for its important academic work and stands out for its student and professor mobility, national and international cooperation agreements, double-degree programs, among others. The Instituto de Idiomas offers classes to both undergraduate students (who are required to take 8 semesters of a foreign language) and the external community courses in English, German, French, Mandarin, Portugese, Italian, and Spanish as a Foreign Language.

The Preparatory Year Program is responsible for developing the English proficiency necessary for students at KFUPM, where English is the medium of instruction. Students first complete up to five 8-week intensive English Modules (each twenty hours per week). The Modules are interconnected from General English through to English for Academic Purposes.The program employs 90 English speaking teachers. Interviews@Seattle TESOL Convention March 22, 23, 24 Skype Interviews are also available for suitable candidates. Contact for more information.

Multicampus is a leading global HR company which, as a subsidiary of Samsung Group, focuses on providing high quality business language training and development for Samsung and other leading companies. Multicampus has several state-of-the-art facilities in and around Seoul, South Korea, at which trainees live and study in intensive immersion programs in English, Chinese and Japanese. Instructors at Multicampus have the unique position of developing and implementing custom business language curricula for highly motivated trainees and senior executives.

Raytheon is recruiting for TEFL positions at the King Abdullah Air Defense Academy (KAADA) in Ta'if and the Air Defense Forces Institute (ADFI) in Jeddah. Both are parts of the Royal Saudi Air Defense Forces. The Academy is an institution where Officer Cadets take a variety of military and civilian academic courses over a three-year period before receiving their commissions. The general and technical English language program at the Academy plays a significant role in students’ training. The ADFI in Jeddah caters to the Technical English Language training needs of cadet recruits and short-term training programs for Officers and NCOs. This position is a Raytheon Company sub-contract through a partnership with Saudi Arabian Logistics and Technical Support [SALTS]. While Raytheon is the hiring authority, your employer of record will be SALTS. We offer one of the best salary and benefits packages available in the Kingdom. Additionally, Raytheon is recruiting for TESL positions at the Raytheon Training Academy in Lawton, Oklahoma. The new Academy is an institution where Kuwaiti officer and enlisted cadets take intensive English classes during a 6-month period prior to receiving further MOS training at Fort Sill. The general English language program at the Academy plays a significant role in students’ training.

The Saudi British Centre for Education and Development (SBC) is highly regarded by Saudi Universities for its focus on academic excellence and innovative practice. Ever since it was established in 1998 , it has developed strategic partnerships with leading local and international educational institutions to provide the best ELT curricula that are benchmarked to International tests like the IELTS and TOEFL as well as being aligned to the Common European Framework for teaching and learning (CEFR). The Saudi British Centre is proud to have a distinguished academic staff, which has made us one of the leading providers of ELT programs in the Kingdom. With such capabilities, we have been able to run the English Language programs at Saudi Universities, while providing them with Academic curricula, teachers, trainers, supervisors and administrative support.

Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech) is a young public university Shenzhen, China’s fourth largest city, which is situated close to the border with Hong Kong. Founded in 2011, with a mission to reform higher education in China, SUSTech is widely regarded as an innovator in China’s education system. Almost 80% of its graduates undertake postgraduate research abroad, in some of the world’s top universities. SUSTech has a wide range of academic programs, ranging from financial mathematics to environmental and water resources engineering. New programs are being offered continuously to meet growing demands. Currently, there are about 3,000 undergraduate students and almost 300 postgraduate students. Research, Innovation and Entrepreneurship is SUSTech’s motto, with the university determined to fulfill its goal of building a world-class institution of higher education and cutting-edge research.

Vision:The LC will provide a creative, co-operative and flexible environment in which students and staff can learn, grow and fulfill their potential.Mission: The LC exists to provide high quality language services to meet the requirements of academic study, the challenges of a changing work environment and the needs of the wider community.

Tokyo International University (TIU), located in the greater Tokyo area is a private institution focused on developing "true world citizens" through academic, art, and sports activities.

Urban Teachers is changing the equation in urban education, supplying high-need schools with effective teachers who are ready to make a difference in students’ lives and are committed to a career in teaching. Through hands-on training, coaching and peer supports, Master’s degree from Johns Hopkins University, special education and ESL certification, and teaching credentials, we give teachers the skills they need to improve outcomes for students in high-needs communities.

Vinnell Arabia is a joint venture of Northrop Grumman Corporation and has over 37 years of success training the Saudi Arabia National Guard. Vinnell Arabia is a recognized world leader and provider of program management, educational, vocational and military training, technical services, facilities operation and maintenance, and logistics support in the Middle East.

Located 15 minutes north of Denver, Colorado, Westminster Public Schools is a culturally and ethnically diverse school district that offers a friendly work environment, a competitive salary, and excellent benefits. Teachers beginning salary starts at $42,435 per year. The beginning salary for teachers with MA degree is at $53,574 per year. To learn more, or to apply, please visit our website at or at 6933 Raleigh St., Westminster, CO 80030. You may also contact Human Resources at (303) 428-3511 or Diverse and bilingual candidates are encouraged to apply.

Located 15 minutes north of Denver, Colorado, Westminster Public Schools is a culturally and ethnically diverse school district that offers a friendly work environment, a competitive salary, and excellent benefits. Teachers beginning salary starts at $42,435 per year. The beginning salary for teachers with MA degree is at $53,574 per year. To learn more, or to apply, please visit our website at or at 6933 Raleigh St., Westminster, CO 80030. You may also contact Human Resources at (303) 428-3511 or Diverse and bilingual candidates are encouraged to apply.

Xi’an Jiaotong–Liverpool University (XJTLU) is a new international university jointly founded by Xi’an Jiaotong University China and the University of Liverpool UK as a joint venture. As an independent Sino-Foreign cooperative university, it captures the essence of both prestigious parent universities and is the first and only one of its kind approved by the Ministry of Education in China. The University offers undergraduate degree programmes in the fields of science, engineering and management, and awards both its own Chinese degree and a degree from the University of Liverpool.

Yasar University, an English medium, non-profit university, is located in the centre of the city of Izmir on the scenic west coast of Turkey. The university offers over 60 degree programs at the undergraduate and postgraduate level. Students are given every opportunity to make the most of their university years; a professional education in a supportive learning environment.The University’s links with the business sector and global universities make the campus an ideal environment for personal development and learning with an international dimension. One of the seven schools forming the university, the School of Foreign Languages is located in the main campus and houses three programs under its umbrella; i. The Modern Languages program offering second language courses for 9 different languages ii. The English for Academic Purposes program offering Advanced English Courses to freshmen and sophomore students iii. The English Preparatory Class serving as the Intensive English Program and preparing students for the English-medium departments For further information about the SoFL please visit
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