Teach English in India

Date posted:2005-04-13 | Writer: Sutherland Global Services Ltd. | Email: [email protected]


Position Title: Language Specialist Category: EFL/ESOL/ESL Teacher/Instructor; also American Culture; Professional Conversation/Writing Skills Location: Mumbai (Maharashtra) and Chennai (Tamil Nadu), India Deadline: Immediate and Ongoing Experience: EFL/ESOL/ESL Certification with minimum of two years? teaching experience; phonetics specialization desirable; previous experience in India/South Asia preferred; previous experience in BPO/Contact Center industry a plus.

Requirements: Bachelor?s Degree Required (Education, Applied Linguistics, Education, English, TESOL/EFL, or Communications); ESL/EFL/TESOL certification; 2+ years formal ESL teaching experience.

Details: Language Specialist for Mumbai and/or Chennai, India

Job Description:

* Deliver formal, prepared classroom language curriculum to newly hired employees (approx. 50%)

* Quality monitoring of transactions to identify job-related issues (approx. 25%)

* Coach individuals 1 on 1, providing technical, linguistic, and conversational feedback on performance (25%)

* Night shifts and flexible shifts frequently required

* 1-year assignment in Mumbai and/or Chennai, India, with possibility of one-year renewal

* Consultant position

* Salary: Competitive salary (based on credentials and experience) and compensation package, including health insurance and transport to and from work. Qualifications:

* North American Native Speaker of English (born and raised in the US or Canada; US natives preferred)

* Bachelor?s Degree or equivalent in Applied Linguistics, Education, English, or Communications Required

* Masters in ESL/TEFL preferred

* 2+ years formal ESL teaching experience

* Familiarity with Microsoft Office Products, including PowerPoint, Windows, Excel and Word

Company Benefits:

* High-speed Internet connection at office

* Local Medical Life, and Accident Insurance Package (within Indian territory only).

* Economy class airfare (1 round trip at beginning and end of assignment and 1 round trip after 6 months)

* 3 weeks paid floating vacation, plus company holidays

* Prearranged transport to and from work

Please send cover letter and resume to [email protected]. Please include current location/residence, contact details, and date of availability. Also, please include at least two references competent to speak to your teaching experience. No phone inquiries please.

This position was posted by: Sutherland Global Services, Ltd. Contact person: Joanne Koenig, Director, Client Services Address: 1160 Pittsford-Victor Road, Pittsford, NY 14534 USA E-mail: [email protected] Corporate Website: Contact us

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.


The different tenses in future need more review when it comes to the explanations of all their usages. For example ones that are specific to predictions and those that are not. Finding activate and study activities will be a challenge as there may seem like a lot of similarities between the tenses. It is a good idea to teach the Future simple and Going to future at the same time to help students appreciate their differences.There are many ways of evaluating students. Students can evaluating themselves by answering some questionnaires or through some discussions. Teachers can evaluate students by some tests such as placement tests, diagnostic tests, progress tests, practice tests, etc. Practice tests are normally used to prepare for external tests like TOFEL, TOEIC, IELTS, etc. Tutorials can be a good way to evaluate students' level and progress.