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Welcome to NCTE's Career Opportunities page, offering you professional opportunities in the K-college English language arts fields across the country.

All questions regarding the specific career opportunities/position openings below should be directed to the school, college, university, or business that posted the position.

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American Institutes for Research
The American Institutes for Research is currently seeking Elementary Education Test Development Specialists
to join our content team in either DC or Chicago, IL. These individuals will develop reading, writing, and mathematics diagnostic and formative assessments for students in Grades K through 2.  Qualified applicants will hold an advanced degree in Elementary Education, Reading Education, Mathematics Education, or a related field. To apply, please visit  EOE.











The Department of Curriculum and Instruction in the College of Education at the University of Illinois seeks a Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor in Reading Education to teaching courses in the Reading Endorsement and Reading Specialist Programs, and a summer reading clinic. Also coordinating, recruiting, advising and supervising students and collaborating with faculty members to conduct research and pursue opportunities for external funding. Please review the full position description and create your candidate profile at



























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Teach abroad in Abu Dhabi, UAE!
Kindergarten, Primary (Gr. 1-5), and high school English teaching positions throughout Abu Dhabi offer teachers the chance to earn a lucrative, tax-free salary while experiencing the traditions and customs of the Middle East. Accommodations and roundtrip airfare for teacher, spouse, and up to 3 dependants included. Candidates must be licensed/certified to teach in their home state/province to qualify. For more information and to apply, visit
College/University Instructors - Teach English in Saudi Arabia
Teach Away is now accepting applications for exciting ESL teaching opportunities at a prestigious female university in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. These 1-year renewable contracts include roundtrip airfare, housing, medical insurance, transportation allowance, and a tax-free salary starting at $2,700 USD/month. Candidates must have TEFL/TESL certification and at least 2 years of relevant teaching experience to qualify. For more information and to apply, visit
Secondary School Teachers - Teach English in the UAE
Experienced English and ESL teachers are encouraged to apply now for exclusive English teaching positions throughout the United Arab Emirates! Teachers will receive a competitive salary, accommodations, family benefits, medical insurance, and tuition allowance for dependants. Candidates must have at least 3-5 years of English teaching experience, an ESL qualification, and a flexible attitude. For more information and to apply, visit
Teach English in Georgia - Public School English Teachers
Teach abroad in eastern Europe! Teach Away is accepting applications for 6-12 month contracts throughout Georgia. Teachers will work within the public school system, enjoy the comforts of a homestay, and benefit from planned tours and outings. Candidates must have at least 2 years of post-secondary education completed to qualify; experience working with kids is preferred. For more information and to apply, visit


Classroom teachers are needed at American & international schools throughout the world. All subjects and grade levels from preK-12 needed at international schools where you teach your subject in English. Candidates must have a strong interest in travel and multicultural experiences/education. A successful candidate has the ability to adapt to different countries, customs and ways of doing business. For full requirements and to apply please visit:



Faculty Openings AY2013-2014
The American University of Kuwait (AUK)
is seeking terminally qualified faculty committed to excellence in teaching, scholarly research, and service. 
English Program:  English (Position Code No. 12-202- CCCC05): Candidates will be committed to excellence in teaching and scholarly research. Open rank, Ph.D. in Rhetoric and Composition, Linguistics preferred. Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate writing courses such as Freshman Composition, Research Writing, and Business Writing to a diverse student body. 


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