Mandarin Foreign Language Lecturer - Temporary - 15% WORK RATE
Position based in Bulle.
Glion Institute of Higher Education has been providing a premium education experience in hospitality and event, sport and entertainment management for over 50 years.
Today, with campuses in Switzerland, London and online, Glion is ranked among the top 3 hospitality management schools in the world and specializes in preparing graduates for international careers in globally influential companies.
Glion’s approach to education is unique and entirely different from other universities or institutions. The learning and teaching environment not only provides a holistic education, but continually exposes students to a range of industry networks in the areas of luxury, finance, real estate as well as hotels, resorts and events companies.
Our student’s success in their chosen career is what drives us as an organization.
The key responsibilities of the position are : Teaching Teach undergraduate level courses according to the academic program within field of expertise Prepare and update teaching material to the standards required by the school Prepare and mark assessments, examinations, assignments, course work and course projects Take part in academic mentoring / advising / counselling of students Develop along with internal resources digital content to create a series of online courses and certificate Applied research (when applicable) Carry out independent hospitality-
driven research (depending on qualifications Course evaluation and program review Contribute to program design and curriculum development Participate in course review and evaluation Develop teaching practice through workshops and training Participate in faculty appraisal Leadership and community service Be seen as a role model to students academically and professionally Participate in student admissions activities Conduct managerial tasks as required Develop a hospitality professional network
Education and professional qualifications Master’s degree in a relevant field. A comprehensive industry or teaching experience along with a Bachelor Degree will also be considered.
Experience Ideally a track record of teaching experience or training and development in a professional setting Knowledge and skills Familiarity with technology and aware of latest trends in business and education A strong interest for teaching and strong teaching ability or potential thereof Mandarin mother tongue and fluent in English IT literate Highly developed interpersonal and stakeholder management skills Experience in working in a multicultural environment