Position Teaching English in Ecuador (2)

Date posted:2011-09-12 | Writer: Loja School | Email: [email protected]

Opportunity for TEFL qualified teacher to teach primary and secondary students in a beautifully located and exclusive High School, at the foot of the mountains in Loja. The school has small classes, some have only 4 students, which will be assigned on arrival according to preference and experience. Classes are between 35 and 45 mins long each and finish around 1pm in the afternoon. Teachers are responsible for following the curriculum, according to the books, submitting lesson plans and writing the trimestrial tests, as well as attending parents meetings and events.

Accommodation: The school itself is renting out an apartment which would be chargeable around $90 per month inc bills.
Wages: $400 per month . Start times alter according to timetable but could be a 7.15am start through to 1.30pm.
Additional hours in the afternoon available at the university Speak Easy Center, which would be conversational classes at $4 per hour daily – normal shifts 4 hours.
School will pay your visa status over here if you stay a year
Spanish: Preferred but not essential
Experience: At least 2 years required
Start date: Immediate.

To apply, send your resume, cover letter and photo to the e-mail address given on the job heading.

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.


This unit addressed the most common questions and issues related to finding a job post completion of the course - it highlighted cultural issues one needs to be cognizant of when one is in a new country, gave an exhaustive checklist of things to research on before going to a new country. The unit also had some very useful tips on finding jobs like writing a CV and what questions to ask in an interview.This unit is centered around EFL methodology,mistakes and feedback.Here i have learned the various theories of EFL as well as learning that Engage Study and Activate is the best method and most flexible.I have learned lots of games and exercises on how to keep the class active especially through elicitation.I also can boast now of so many ways to engage my students to be actively involved in the lesson