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AMIDEAST is a leading American non-profit organization engaged in international education, training and development activities in the Middle East and North Africa. Founded in 1951, AMIDEAST in its early years focused on promoting U.S. study to students in the MENA region and managing U.S. scholarships and exchanges such as the flagship Fulbright Foreign Student Program.

English Language Teacher for Adults

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Location:
Egypt - Cairo
Address:
Cairo,
Job Type:
Part-Time
Posting Date:
02/17/2019

General Purpose

To plan, organize and implement an engaging instructional program in a learning environment that guides and encourages students to develop their English language skills.

Main Job Tasks and Responsibilities include:

¾      plan, prepare and deliver instructional activities that facilitate active learning experiences

¾      develop lesson plans

¾      establish and communicate clear objectives for all learning activities

¾      provide a variety of learning materials and resources for use in educational activities

¾      identify and select different instructional resources and methods to meet students' varying needs

¾      use relevant technology to support instruction

¾      observe and evaluate student's performance and development

¾      assign and grade class work, homework, tests and assignments

¾      provide appropriate feedback on students’ progress

¾      encourage and monitor the progress of individual students

¾      maintain accurate and complete records of students' progress and development

¾      manage student behavior in the classroom by establishing and enforcing rules and procedures

¾      participate in department meetings

¾      keep updated with developments in subject area, teaching resources and methods and make relevant changes to instructional plans and activities

¾      prepare tests, examination papers, and exercises

¾      devise, write and produce supplementary materials, including audio and visual resources

¾      attend and contribute to teacher development training sessions

 

Qualifications

¾      Bachelor’s degree required.  Master’s degree in a relevant field preferred (i.e. TESOL, EFL, Applied Linguistics, English)

¾      Teacher training certificate required.  International certification preferred (i.e. PCELT or equivalent)  https://www.amideast.org/egypt/learn-english/teach-english

¾      Minimum of three years teaching experience with adult learners

¾      Curriculum development experience preferred

¾      Knowledge of LMS and Smart Board technology as well as MS Office applications required

¾      C2 level on the CEFR required (i.e. 95-100 TOEFL iBT score)/Minimum English language TOEIC Score of 960  or C2  equivalent

¾      Near-native North American accent preferred

Key Competencies

¾      Creative and innovative teaching methodologies

¾      Enthusiastic and energetic

¾      Strong problem solving and critical thinking abilities

¾      Excellent classroom management skills

¾      Strong attention to detail

¾      Excellent organizing and planning skills

¾      Flexibility and adaptability (i.e. schedule and location)

¾      Excellent verbal and written communication skills

¾      Ability to work under pressure