TEFL Positions in Saudi Arabia

Date posted:2015-11-12 | Writer: University of Hafr Al Batin | Email: [email protected]

The University of Hafr Al Batin are recruiting well-qualified and committed teachers of EFL/ESL/EAP for our English Language Program (ELP) starting in August of 2016. The program prepares students for English-medium studies leading to B.S. degrees in science, engineering or industrial management. During the first year, students receive intensive tuition designed to develop sufficient English Language skills for autonomous study. Subsequent shorter programs support students’ further development.

The applicant must be:

1. Native Speaker of English Language

2. Passport holder from birth of the following – USA, UK, Canada, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand or

South Africa.

The applicant must have (minimum):

1. Bachelor’s Degree from a highly recognized Anglophone university

2. Postgraduate certificate in TESOL /TEFL  of at least 120 hours with a practicum

Please state details of the above in your application



These are competitive and depend on qualifications and experience. They are reviewed upon contract renewal. Increments are awarded based upon performance.

2-year renewable contracts.

All compensations are tax-free.


This accrues at the rate of one half-month’s salary for each year of service. With five or more years of service, the gratuity is calculated on the basis of a month’s salary for each year of service.



Free, fully-furnished individual accommodation is provided. Free services include air conditioning, gas, electricity, satellite TV and water. Each apartment has its own telephone and free internet connectivity.


This is generous, i.e. all leave is paid. Faculty leave is determined by the academic calendar, and instructors are generally free between semesters and during the summer. There are also short mid-semester breaks.


As a government employee, free medical and dental care is provided.


Annual round-trip air tickets to the point of origin are provided.

Regular bus services are provided between accommodation and campus.


Contact Faculty Affairs, University of Hafr Albatin, at the email address given on the job heading, entering ELU APPLICATION in the subject line. Attach a full CV as well as full academic and professional profiles, i.e. scanned copies of relevant qualifications. Also, please include a cover letter with details of how you heard about the position.


Below you can read feedback from an ITTT graduate regarding one section of their online TEFL certification course. Each of our online courses is broken down into concise units that focus on specific areas of English language teaching.


This unit focuses on use of equipment and visual aids. Presents a particularly good discussion of the advantages of using an interactive whiteboard while presenting common problems that arise with its use in the classroom. It appears, however, that the implication that a dictionary does not usually contain etymological information is incorrect. Most dictionaries do contain this information.This unit focused on the Aim, Objectives and general terminology of teaching Business English. This course is to develop the skills needed to teach English in a Business environment, to give participants the opportunity to study ideas and methodologies relating to the teaching of Business English in a EFL setting. There are no specific training in na area required to teach Business English.