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Expressions of interest from ESOL teachers (Auckland Central)

Job description | Positions available now. Send your application no later than Friday 20 July 2018.

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 refugees and migrants for over 40 years.

English Language Partners Auckland Central is looking for registrations of interest from ESOL teachers who are looking for part-time and casual relieving work. We are seeking teachers to deliver small group classes covering conversational English and English for the workplace.  These opportunities are available for an immediate start, so contact us now to find out how these great opportunities can work around your lifestyle and existing commitments.

What do we need from you?

  •  A tertiary qualification 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). NCALNE (VOC) is desirable
  • Experience in ESOL teaching/learner-centred lesson planning (preferably in a New Zealand context) at varied levels, particularly to preliterate and/or beginner learners.
  • A New Zealand teaching qualification (preferably primary teaching as this includes literacy and numeracy) is also desirable
  • Ability to be guided by a curriculum while being creative, practical, and adaptable in teaching style and approach
  • A motivated self-starter with strong cultural sensitivity, empathy and the ability to work as part of a tight-knit team.

What we offer

ELPNZ is a fantastic, family-friendly organisation that is committed to supporting refugees and migrants to learn English.  This is an opportunity to work with a passionate and talented group of educators committed to helping newly arrived refugees and migrants to reach their full potential, all the while building your capability in the sector.

Register your interest by emailing your CV and a cover letter to:  eve.price@englishlanguage.org.nz with ‘Expression of Interest’ in the subject line. We are not able to consider your EOI unless it has both a covering letter AND a CV.
Applicants for this position should have the right to work in New Zealand- NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

For more about this great role, contact Eve Price on 09 523 0071. 


Programme Advisor

Applications close 5.00pm, 16 July 2018 

Job description programme advisor

English Language Partners New Zealand (ELPNZ) is a national organisation teaching English language to adult refugees and migrants from 23 sites across the country. ELPNZ delivers community-based language programmes to over 7,000 learners per year. We achieve this through our 300 paid staff and 1,816 trained volunteers.

This newly-created role, reporting to the Programme Research and Development Manager, offers ample scope to innovate and develop both our new and existing, high-quality English language programmes. You’ll have the opportunity to create inspiring learning resources and support teachers in their professional development.

With responsibilities for programme research, development, implementation, moderation and evaluation, boredom will not be an issue! You will also represent ELP in our sector – working with government and other agencies to further the social, educational and employment goals of refugees and migrants.

As this position requires significant liaison with centre managers and other ELPNZ managers, excellent management, communication and interpersonal skills are required, alongside excellent technical skills in the area of programme management and the NZQA framework.

We would love to hear from you if you are/have:

  • A tertiary qualification in TESOL at level 5 or above and a minimum of 6 years’ experience teaching ESOL to adults. Experience working with learners with high literacy needs is also advantageous
  • Proven experience in programme management, curriculum development or education management and experience delivering within the NZQA framework
  • An effective oral and written communicator, with strong presentation and facilitation skills
  • A confident IT user, including accounting software, Excel, Word, Email and SharePoint
  • Excellent organisational skills with the ability to meet deadlines
  • Positive, with a good sense of humour and the ability to embrace change
  • Culturally sensitive and empathic
  • You will need availability to travel to our regional centres occasionally

What we offer

A fantastic role in a family-friendly organisation that is committed to helping new New Zealanders to reach their full potential at work and in the community and participate in all aspects of life in New Zealand.

To apply, please email your CV and a cover letter to: natoffice@englishlanguage.org.nz with Programme Advisor Vacancy in the subject line. We are not able to consider applications unless they have both a covering letter AND a CV.

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


Part-time ESOL Literacy teacher (Christchurch)

Applications close 5.00pm, Sunday, 5 August 2018.

Job description ESOL Literacy teacher 

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 refugees and migrants for over 40 years.

We are seeking a part-time teacher to support learners who are employed but keen to improve their workplace language skills as part of our ESOL Literacy programme, a programme designed to teach literacy in English to adult refugee and migrant learners who have little or no literacy in either English or in their first language

 What’s the job?

  • Four classes, 9.00am to 11.30 am, Monday to Thursday during school terms. Christchurch-based.

We would love to hear from you if you are/have:

  • A tertiary qualification in TESOL (minimum level 5) such as CELTA, Cert TESOL, Cert TEAL, Dip SLT –  one which contains a practicum.

AND one of the following

  • A New Zealand teaching qualification (preferably primary teaching)
  • A literacy educator qualification such as NZCALE (Voc)
  • Experience in teaching ESOL and/or adult literacy is also required
  • A motivated self-starter with strong cultural sensitivity, empathy and the ability to work as part of a tight-knit team.

What we offer

This is an opportunity to work with a passionate and talented group of educators committed to the challenge of helping newly arrived refugees and migrants to reach their full potential, all the while building your capability in the sector.

To apply, please email your CV and a cover letter to: gill.taylor@englishlanguage.org.nz  with Christchurch Literacy Teacher Vacancy in the subject line. We are not able to consider applications unless they have both a covering letter AND a CV.

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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