The University of New Caledonia - Foreign Language (English) Assistant position available

Applications are sought for a 9 month position as an English language assistant at the University of New Caledonia


Duration of appointment: this is a 9 months position to end in December 2017

Remuneration details

Net monthly remuneration: 271 130 CFP ($3344 AUD after tax) + medicare
(Gross monthly remuneration - 436 691 CFP - $5386 AUD)

Please note: The salary of an assistant is not adequate to support dependents.

Main duties

  • The Foreign Language Assistant is in charge of teaching students for an amount of 300 hours of practical work. He/She may teach tutorials but within the strict limit of 100 hours per year
  • The Foreign Language Assistant also undertakes tasks linked to teaching such as examinations and marking

For further information please see the Position Description.

Selection criteria

  • Students who have recently graduated or are about to graduate from The University of Melbourne
  • The mastery of French is a strong advantage
  • Candidates must be native speakers of English

To apply please submit the documents below and an expression of interest by
5pm 21 November 2016

  1. A cover letter
  2. A detailed curriculum vitae
  3. Two referees, one must be from a current University of Melbourne academic
  4. Most recent academic transcript
  5. Photocopies of diplomas and passport

Please email your completed Expressions of Interest to:

Important dates

  1. EOI application close - 5pm 21 November 2016
  2. Interviews of shortlisted candidates will take place soon after that

Key University of Melbourne contacts

Local academic contact:
Diane de Saint Léger
School of Languages and Linguistics -

Alternative administrative contact: