GTU Department of Foreign Languages Is Seeking a Native Speaker English Instructor


(Employment of Foreign Personnel)


According to Article 34 of Law No. 2547 and Article 16 of the Higher Education Personnel Law No. 2914, pursuant to the "Procedures and Principles Regarding the Employment of Foreign Academic Staff" and our university's "Directive for the Employment of Foreign Contract Academic Staff," an instructor who is a native speaker of English to teach PREPARATORY CLASS STUDENTS at the Department of Foreign Languages is being sought.



Procedures and Principles Regarding the Employment of Foreign Academic Staff


Special Conditions for the Employment of Foreign Academic Staff

Employment in Foreign Language Preparatory Classes

The minimum requirements for the employment of foreign instructors in foreign language preparatory classes at higher education institutions are as follows:

1. For those whose native language is English among those to be employed for teaching English in preparatory classes, it is required to hold a bachelor's degree minimum in fields such as linguistics, language and literature, comparative literature, teaching, or educational sciences (pedagogy) or to hold a bachelor's degree minimum and meet at least one of the following conditions:

 a) have two years of work experience minimum in teaching the relevant language at an internationally-recognized accredited language teaching center

b) hold a DELTA, CELTA, or TESOL certificate


In addition to the abovementioned requirements, the qualifications sought by our university are as follows:

Our university is located in the Gebze district of Kocaeli province, which is very close to Istanbul, and commuting to and from the campus is easy. You can use the D-100 highway (E5) or MARMARAY.



The candidates who meet the above requirements and qualifications are kindly requested to send their detailed resumes to the e-mail address “" with the subject “YABANCI UYRUKLU EĞİTMEN İŞ BAŞVURUSU” (APPLICATION FOR FOREIGN ACADEMIC STAFF POSITION AT GTU) no later than June 28, 2024.