Job Teaching English in Saudi Arabia (2)

Date posted:2014-02-10 | Writer: Saudi Electric Services Polytechnic | Email: [email protected]

Saudi Electric Services Polytechnic (SESP) is based in the community of Baish in Saudi Arabia’s Jizan Province. SESP began training operations in September 2012. Because SESP is expanding to other campuses within Saudi Arabia, there are additional EFL teaching opportunities coming soon. Assignments are for one-year initially with renewable contracts upon mutual agreement; however, serious consideration will be given to candidates willing to commit to a two-year assignment.

All trainees are high school graduates with class sizes averaging between 15-17 trainees.  

Salary and Benefits Package:

The overall salary and benefits package is valued at around SAR 330,000 which includes an annual salary of SAR 270,000 minimum, local transportation allowance, furnished shared accommodation with utilities and internet or an in-lieu accommodation allowance, one-off relocation allowance, annual leave provision of 21 working days, paid public holidays, private medical insurance, initial one way economy class flight to Saudi Arabia and an annual flight provision prorated monthly.

Let’s Meet Soon:

An SESP representative will be attending TESOL Arabia in Dubai, UAE from 13-15 March 2014 and TESOL International in Portland, Oregon from 26-29 March 2014. Let’s plan on meeting face-to-face at one of these venues. If you cannot attend one of the upcoming TESOLs, we can meet via Skype. Please contact Mr. Nick Brien, Corporate Services Director – HR & Finance, SESP-Baish at the email address given on the job heading, or by phone on +966 503440548 for further details.

Application Details:

Please send the following documents to Mr. Nick Brien, Corporate Services Director – HR & Finance, SESP-Baish at the email address given on the job heading.  Applications will be accepted on an on-going basis:

1.            Full résumé

2.            Copy of your passport information page

3.            Copy of references

4.            Copy of diplomas, certificates, awards and citations

Please note that due to the large number of applicants, we will only contact those candidates whose applications we wish to progress. We appreciate you taking the time to apply.

We will assess candidates according to the following criteria:

•High level of English proficiency speakers.

•A minimum of 5 years full-time post-graduation teaching experience in an ESL/ESP and Technical Bridging/Foundation Studies context

•CELTA, DELTA, TESOL,TEFL and/or TOEFL qualification required

•Bachelor’s Degree required  

•Proven experience and ability to teach ESL and ESP

•Proven teaching experience in the Middle East in general and Saudi Arabia in particular preferred •Solid ESL pedagogy with sound classroom management skills required


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.


Receptive skills are reading and listening. There are different aims for listening and reading. Skimming,scanning,for detailed information etc. For teaching receptive skills we can use some techniques. We can use authentic texts or recordings. We should select the topics according to our students' interests. We should get their interests by asking some questions or showing some visual materials.This unit has provided a stronger framework as far coming up with a good lesson plan is concerned. A logical and organized process for developing a good plan for the lesson is explained here in terms of various factors such as the content, the time, the objectives, the process and many others. Keeping these in mind will definitely help in preparing much better outlines for lessons in the future.