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Multiple Part Time Opportunities for ESOL Teachers – Christchurch

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 throughout New Zealand for over 40 years.

We are passionate about supporting former refugees and migrants 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 experienced 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 alongside nice, smart people 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
  • Two classes available:
    • 4 hour, 9:30 am – 2:00 pm Tuesday class
    • 2 hour, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Thursday class
  • Fixed-term, mid-February to mid-December, excluding school holidays
  • Waltham, Christchurch location

 Is this you?

  • experienced in ESOL teaching (preferably in a New Zealand context) at varied levels, particularly to beginner learners.
  • 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).
  • 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 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 call Gill Taylor on 03 377 3141.

Applications Close 23 January 2019

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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Multiple Part Time Opportunities for ESOL Teachers/Coordinator – Auckland South

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 throughout New Zealand for over 40 years.

We are passionate about supporting former refugees and migrants 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. Naturally organised, administration comes easily to you and you enjoy the challenge of working out logistics to get all the pieces of the puzzle to fit.

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 alongside nice, smart people 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, within classes focused on literacy skills and workplace-related language skills
  • Coordinating our English for Employees programme (2 hours per week- flexible)
  • Up to three classes available:
    • 4 hour, literacy focused class, 11:00 am – 1:00 pm, Monday & Friday
    • 4 hour, workplace focused evening class, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm, Monday & Wednesday
    • 4 hour, workplace focused evening class, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm, Tuesday & Thursday
  • Fixed-term, mid-February to mid-December, excluding school holidays
  • Based in Papatoetoe, Auckland South

Is this you?

  • Experienced in ESOL teaching (preferably in a New Zealand context) at varied levels, particularly to beginner learners.
  • 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).
  • a motivated self-starter with strong cultural sensitivity, empathy and the ability to work as part of a tight-knit team.

Bonus Points for

  • A literacy educator qualification such as NZCALNE (Voc) (National Certificate in Adult Literacy and Numeracy for Educators – Vocational) or a New Zealand teaching qualification (preferably primary teaching as this includes literacy and numeracy)
  • Experience in, or knowledge of, workplace literacy tuition/workplace training

What we offer

ELPNZ is a fantastic, family friendly 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 Julia Castles on 09 278 9099.

Classes start early February so get you applications in as soon as possible to be considered.

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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Private English Language Tutors – Contracting Opportunities – Pujabi or Hindi Speakers Needed – Auckland South

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 throughout New Zealand for over 40 years.

We are passionate about supporting former refugees and migrants 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 an experienced ESOL Teacher who speaks Punjabi or Hindi to an advanced level who enjoys the flexibility of one on one teaching. Having lived or taught in New Zealand for at least a few years you are well versed in NZ cultural practices but still have empathy for the challenges of adapting to a new country.  You are creative, practical, and adaptable in your teaching style and take pride in delivering a truly learner-centred curriculum.

What you’ll be doing

As part of our “English for Migrants” Programme we teach English to adults who have pre-purchased ESOL lessons through the New Zealand Immigration Service when they applied for Residency. Lessons are mostly one-to-one, or can be with a husband and wife.  The lessons usually cover functional and conversational English so that the learner is able to settle successfully in New Zealand.

  • Lessons are usually held in the learner’s home which will be located in Auckland South & East
  • The average EFM learner has 2 lessons a week during school hours, lasting 1.5 – 2 hours. The days, times and frequency of the lessons are negotiated between the tutor and learner.
  • Depending on your availability, you can work with multiple learners and contracts can range for 20 – 90 hours.
  • Engaged as a self-employed contractor, $45 per hour (gst inc), but don’t worry our lovely coordinators can talk you through getting yourself set up if you have not done this before!

Is this you?

  • Experienced in ESOL teaching (preferably in a New Zealand context) at varied levels, particularly to beginner learners.
  • 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).
  • Pujabi or Hindi Speak language skills to an advanced level, written or oral.
  • Holding a clean police record

Bonus Points for

  • A drivers licence

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 Fiona Nichol on 09 278 9099.

Lessons start as soon as you have been Police checked, so get your applications in as soon as possible to be considered.

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

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