TEFL in Hanover, Germany

Date posted:2004-11-09 | Writer: Marc Bourgoignie | Email: [email protected]

 We are an owner-run language training company located in the centre of Hanover/Germany. Our company was founded in 1997 and has, since then, focused on language training for highly motivated people. In the concern, we only provide language courses for companies, as one-to-one courses, as on-going courses in the companies or as seminars. As one of our qualified teachers went to France we are looking for a new experienced colleague who is considering English training as a commitment to us and to our customers. What we expect: - at least two years experience as a teacher of English as a second language, ideally in a German business environment - age between 28 and 45 years (male or female) - driving licence - a dynamic and professional approach to work We offer: - German lessons, if required - Help with finding accommodation - a competitive hourly rate, either on a permanent basis or on a free-lance basis - Contract period of at least one year - a guaranteed number of 25-30 teaching hours (45 minutes) per week - health insurance, if required Please forward your CV and a recent photo to Mr. Marc Bourgoignie at the e-mail address: [email protected]

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.

 

From this unit I learned about irregular past tense words that do not fit the conventional standard English. It seems some words do not fit in the past simple form such as catch, do, and be since they cannot add -ed in the end. So words like come instead are worded came to represent past simple form. I personally never thought about the past tense of words since it never occur that words actually have different proper grammar.This unit reviewed productive skills such as speaking and writing. I was happy to see that the writing skills section touched upon the intricacies of the english language regarding writing and pronunciation, as I think it would be very difficult for non-native speakers to understand how many words are spelled the same but written differently and vice versa. I was grateful for the example exercises the unit provided for lessons.

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