The Universidad de la Sierra Juárez (UNSIJ) in the state of Oaxaca, Mexico is looking for a full-time English Teacher to start in April 2018. Suitable candidates will be native speakers with a University Degree and a Teaching Certificate (TEFL, CELTA or equivalent). Responsibilities include planning and teaching classes for University-level EFL students. Benefits include a competitive local salary ($14,000 MXN monthly net), a national health insurance plan, five + weeks paid vacation, summer and winter bonuses, pension, and the possibility of tenure after 1 year. In addition, a generous monthly savings plan is provided to the newly hired Teacher.
UNSIJ is located about an hour from Oaxaca City in the beautiful area of Ixtlán de Juárez (http://www.viveoaxaca.org/2017/12/Ixtlan.html), a colonial pueblo surrounded by mountains and forest. The University is small, offering five majors; Environmental Science, Biology, Forestry, Wood Technology, Computer Science and a Masters in Forestry. A virtual tour is available via www.unsij.edu.mx “Recorrido Virtual.” The English Department offers eight levels of English based on the Cambridge Interchange series. English is a requirement for all majors.
To apply please send a teaching CV, a cover letter and at least two references to English Teacher Michelle, a current staff member who has been at the UNSIJ for two years: firstname.lastname@example.org. In the letter you should introduce yourself and explain your interest in teaching English at the UNSIJ in Ixtlán de Juárez, Oaxaca.