Part Time Coordinator – Auckland Central & West

English Language Partners is a not-for-profit, award-winning education provider with NZQA category 1 endorsement, that has been providing English language and social support to adult migrants and former refugees throughout New Zealand for over 40 years.

We are passionate about supporting former refugees and migrants to participate successfully in all aspects of life in Aotearoa New Zealand and are looking for your help to achieve this.

Who you are

As an experienced education administrator you know how to organise yourself and other people.  You are patient and skilled at getting people on board with whatever needs to be done. Your background in ESOL also gives you the skills to understand and support quality teaching provision with our teachers. You thrive in a busy environment, working both as part of a small, collaborative team or independently as required.

You are a socially conscious person who believes in working to make a difference, not just a dollar. Naturally organised, coordination comes easily to you and you enjoy the challenge of working out logistics to get all the pieces of the puzzle to fit. You are a “people person” who enjoys interacting with a wide range of people from diverse backgrounds and want a career that can work around your lifestyle and existing commitments.

What you’ll be doing

  • Coordination of a range of English Language Programmes for our Auckland Central &West Centre; essentially managing the administration and logistics for a range of literacy and conversational English programmes and ensuring that the teachers and learners have what they need to operate effectively.
  • Supporting and developing our teachers; providing teaching supervision and quality management, conducting teacher observations and delivering some internal systems training so you will need to have the flexibility to work some evening and weekend work.
  • Fixed -term until Dec 2020, 12.5 hours per week, days negotiable. New Lynn and /or central location. Must be prepared to travel where necessary.
  • Rate: $29.41 per hour

 Is this you?

  • Tertiary degree in a relevant discipline such as TESOL, TEFL, teaching, adult education, and experience in ESOL teaching is essential
  • A literacy education qualification or a New Zealand primary teaching qualification (as this includes literacy and numeracy) or a certificate in ESOL Home Tutoring (desirable but not essential)
  • Proven administration/coordination experience, with strong time management and organisational skills.
  • A positive attitude and a clear and friendly communication style (spoken and written) with a strong customer service ethos.
  • Excellent IT skills across with Microsoft Office Suite (Office 365, Word, Excel, Outlook) and the ability to pick up new systems quickly
  • A current clean full driver’s licence and able to use own vehicle for regular work-related meetings.

What we offer

ELPNZ is a friendly and inclusive workplace with a culture of continuous improvement. It is a place where your own potential will be nurtured as you work alongside a passionate and talented group of educators committed to helping refugees and migrants learn English and effectively settle in New Zealand.

To apply:

Select the Apply Now button below to fill out the application form and upload your CV and Cover Letter.

For further information about the position you can contact Murali Kumar on 027 204 7712

Applications close Friday 13 December 2019. We are likely to conduct interviews with successful candidates on Thursday 19 December 2019 for an early -mid- January 2020 start.

Applicants for this position should have the right to work in New Zealand- NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

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Part Time Teaching Opportunities for Qualified ESOL teachers – Tokoroa & Matamata

English Language Partners is a not-for-profit, award-winning education provider with NZQA category 1 endorsement, that has been providing English language and social support to adult migrants and former refugees throughout New Zealand for over 40 years.

We are passionate about supporting former refugees and migrants to participate successfully in all aspects of life in Aotearoa New Zealand and are looking for your help to achieve this.

Who you are

You are a socially conscious person who believes in working to make a difference, not just a dollar. As an experience teacher you know that a flexible, learner centred approach achieves the best results and while you are guided by a curriculum, you are also creative, practical, and adaptable in your teaching style and approach. You enjoy working with people from diverse backgrounds and want a career that can work around your lifestyle and existing commitments.

What you’ll be doing

  • Supporting refugee and migrant learners who are keen to improve their spoken and written language skills.
  • Part Time Hours – 2 hour night class in Matamata, Wednesdays and Tokoroa- day to be confirmed, Mid-February 2020 start.
  • Our Waikato Centre is located in Hamilton but we offer regional classes in community venues across the Waikato region

 Is this you?

  • tertiary qualified in TESOL at level 5 or above (e.g. graduate certificate, Bachelor’s degree, post-grad diploma such as CELTA, Cert TESOL, Cert TEAL, Dip SLT).
  • experienced in ESOL teaching (preferably in a New Zealand context) with the ability to work learners of mixed levels.
  • a motivated self-starter with strong cultural sensitivity and empathy.
  • well organised, able to work by distance and meet reporting requirements

What we offer

ELPNZ offers a welcoming environment with a culture of continuous improvement. Classes in the rural area operate in a relatively independent environment; in communication with and supported by the ELP Waikato Rural coordinator.

To apply:

Select the Apply Now button below to fill out the application form and upload your CV and Cover Letter.

For further information about the position you can call Jo de Lisle, Centre Manager on 07 853 2188

Applicants for this position should have the right to work in New Zealand- NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

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Teacher – Expressions of interest

We are always on the lookout for passionate and talented teachers who care deeply about our mission and are keen to make an impact in the world. We have both one-on-one and group teaching contracts available.  If you are interested in working with us, we’d love to hear from you. Click the “Register your Interest” button below to send an application form and CV to your chosen centre.

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