Huaihua Medical College (HMC), founded in 1924, is a full-time and state-owned medical institution of higher learning. It is located in the urban areas of Huaihua city in the west of Hunan province, central China, a city which enjoys great traffic and transportation convenience with railways ramified over the country. The college covers an area of 227.766 square meters. It is equipped with closed-circuit audio-visual-aided centesr, computer centers, a library with a collection of 345,000 volumes and e-reading rooms, multimedia classrooms and language laboratories. It also uses advanced teaching and research equipment with a total value of 25 million yuan (RMB). Besides, HMC has 10 teaching hospitals, 64 practicing hospitals and three affiliated hospitals, one of which is a grade-three hospital of class A, the other two of which are grade-two hospital of class A, holding a total beds of over 1,200.
Currently the college has a total full-time staff of 400 of which 25 are full professors and 79 associate professors, including 87 doctoral or master’s degree holders. At present, the total number of full-time students at HMC has reached around 7700.
HMC consists of 7 departments, namely Dept. of Clinical Medicine, Dept. of Nursing, Dept. of Pharmacy, Dept. of Medical Laboratory, Dept. of Preclinical Medicine, Dept. of General Courses and Dept. of Adult Education, including 9 teaching and research organs, namely the Human Morphology Experimental Center, Human Function Experimental Center, Pharmacy Experimental Center, Medical Laboratory Center, Acupuncture-massage-skill Training Center, Nursing-skill Training Center, Cell-Molecular-Biology Research Office, Huaihua Modernization Research Center of Chinese Herbs and an Exam Base for Clinical-Skill-Testing of Medical Practitioners etc.
In addition, the college is striving to build up a professional training system, and is emphasizing on high-level education ready for the new century. Varieties of programs were offered to meet the different needs of the students. For instance, there are the 3-year-non-degree program, the corresponding course program, the professional training program and the short-term acupuncture-massage training program for international students, which include such specialties (orientations) as clinical Medicine, mother-child health care, nursing, maternity nursing, clinical testing technology, pharmacy, acupuncture-moxibustion & tuina, clinical radiology, sanitary testing and quarantine technology, pharmaceutical marketing etc.
The campus of HMC is well laid-out, surrounded with naturally beautiful scenery. The college preserves a high reputation of fine school spirit. The goal of HMC is to train comprehensive, practical and creative medical personnel by updating students’ ability of adjustment to the competitive society, awakening their awareness of serving the society and offering good opportunities for students’ success in life.
Gender: M / F
Degree: TESOL/TEFL certification in middle school ,Bachelor
Work Experience:One year
Teacher or expert:Teacher
Nationality: American, British, Canadian, Australian
Contract duration: One year(Sep.2007-31 Aug.2008)
Starting date: Sep.2007
Working place: On campus
Workload: 14-16 hours per week (50 minutes per period)
Monthly salary (RMB): 3500-5000
Courses to teach: Oral English, Conversation
Travel allowance (RMB): 2000 of one year contract
Monthly telephone allowance (RMB): 50
Meals: Cooking utensils provided
Traffic means:School bus/bus, Train
Facilities in apartment:
TV, telephone, air conditioner, furniture,
fridge,kitchen, independent bathroom, internet broadband
Surrounding facilities:Laundry, restaurant,bus stop