Positions Teaching English in Saudi Arabia

Date posted:2010-02-08 | Writer: Primetimesolutions | Email: [email protected]

Our client, a reputable institute in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, is looking for 10 male English Instructors to teach on a 2 years contract basis. Competitive salaries will be offered to candidates who have either a BA degree majoring in English or a Tefl qualification and at least 1 year teaching experience. Applications from couples are most welcome. We are holding interviews in February in London and Manila

Details:
The Al Jazeera International Academy is an educational institution, established in Riyadh, under the supervision of the ministry of Education. It is a market leader within KSA's language & computer education industry, offering courses in English language & computer to the Kingdom ( both male & female ). We operate from an expansive network of regional branches across Saudi Arabia.

We are looking for English Instructor from the UK, South Africa, USA and Philippines. This is maily due to our allocated VISAs to Saudi Arabia. Interviews will be conducted in South Africa, London, Manila and New York.

Qualifications:
We are looking for candidates with the following
1- Are native speakers of English from U.S.A, South Africa, Philippines or U.K.
2- Hold a Bachelor Degree ( Preferably an English major ) or a certificate in teaching English as a second language (CELTA, TESOL, TEFL, Etc).
3- Have at least 1 year experience in TESL

4- Are mature, responsible and possess cross cultural sensitivities and skills.
5- The opportunity to apply with a partner (English teachers couples are highly invited ).

Compensation:
11 000 SR/month tax free as starting salary.
30 000SR housing and transport allowance.
Annual round-trip ticket for family of 2 adults and 2 children.
Medical insurance for family of 4 and 30 paid annual leave days

Email 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.

 

Very comprehensive unit. Speech is a very complex thing to explain and articulate. I found the section on the phonetic alphabet very challenging but once you got the idea it was easier. I can understand why pronunciation can get lost in translation somehow. I think the best way is probably to incorporate it into lesson slots where it fits. Whole lessons may be a bit daunting to new learners of the language.An effective teacher considers the teaching of pronunciation an integral part of the course. For one thing, students are as concerned about it as they are with any other aspect of learning English. Pronunciation is probably the most neglected aspect of English language teaching. Confidence is often lacking in foreign teachers to teach it and English teachers sometimes lack the confidence to tackle the area.


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