TEFL in Irapuato, Mexico

Date posted:2006-08-23 | Writer: United English | Email: [email protected]


Thank you for your interest in UNITED ENGLISH. Are you looking for an exciting teaching position abroad teaching Business English? Do you want to be part of Mexico's top language institution? Is English your native language and you are a certified teacher with experience teaching business English, then we'd be delighted to hear from you and consider you to fill one of our immediate vacancies.

We are a leading language institution offering top quality English instruction services to mostly professionals in the corporate world. Among our distinguished customers are some of Mexico's largest and most important companies. Our European teaching method places much importance on a combination of highly dynamic activities such as personalized class time, interactive Multimedia sessions and a variety of oral activities. Our teaching staff consists of native English speakers exclusively who bring their unique, international background to the classroom and contribute enormously to the success of our organization.

We are looking for individuals with the following characteristics:

- Native English speaker
- TESOL, CELTA, or equivalent (min. 1 year of experience preferably teaching business)
- One year commitment
- Dynamic and responsible
- Between 24 and 35 years of age
- Available as of the end of August, mid September 2006

In return, UNITED ENGLISH offers you:

- Monthly fixed salary starting at $6, 500 ($7000 if we are satisfied after a monthí³ work)
- Max. 40 hours workweek
- Performance-based bonuses and incentives
- Paid vacations (Easter, summer, Christmas and official holidays)
- FM3 (working visa)
- Housing assistance
- Great working environment

Candidates interested in joining our teaching staff, please send your complete application (cover letter, CV, photo) and we gladly provide you with all the necessary information.

For more info, please contact

Ricardo Gonzalez, Manuel Gordillo at: [email protected]

Also visit our webpage at: 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.

 

Unit 19 covered the considerations and approaches necessary for teaching specific groups of learners, such as young learners, beginners, 1-to-1 classes and adults learning business English. There were suggestions as to what activities and teaching style would work best for each group, as well as common difficulties faced in teaching each level. I learned a lot from the example of a Needs Analysis for business English.In this unit, I learned about receptive skills: reading and listening. I learned that both are equally important. I also learned that sometimes listening tasks may be more difficult for students than reading tasks as content is not captured for students to review multiple times. I also learned that there needs to be a good balance between pre-teaching vocabulary and letting the students deduce meaning from context.

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