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Current Vacancies at Foyle International
POSITION: Summer School Social Mentor 2018
EMPLOYER: Foyle International Ltd, Magazine St, Derry/Londonderry
HOURS: Part-time (approx 15 hours per week) – Temporary (July & August)
SALARY: Minimum wage- depending on age
Our Summer School mentors will be outgoing, sociable and proactive people, who work hard to ensure that International Students from the ages of 13 to 18 yrs, as well as adult students, are speaking English, experiencing local culture and are having a fun yet safe time throughout their summer activity programme.
- English & Maths GCSE grade C or above
- Experience planning events and activities that appeal to a range of age groups (13-25 years)
- Experience working with young people
- Proven administrative and organizational skills including time management and ability to prioritize multiple tasks
- Good communication skills (oral and written)
- Flexibility and adaptability
- Problem-solving skills
- Qualification in youth work, or working toward such a qualification
- First aid, sports coaching or crafts facilitation experience or qualifications
- Experience working with/supervising large groups
- Prior international living and/or intercultural experience and multi lingual ability
To apply for the above position you will be required to sumbit your CV and a cover letter which clearly indicates why you are suitable for the role advertised.
Completed Applications must be e-mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date for applications is Friday 15th nd June at 5pm
Foyle International is an Equal Opportunities Employer and welcomes all applications irrespective of gender, religion, political opinion, sexual orientation, race, age, marital status or disability
English Language Teachers & TEFL Teacher Trainers 2018
Derry, Northern Ireland
POSITIONS: ENGLISH LANGUAGE TEACHERS & TEFL TEACHER TRAINER – for part-time / substitute / summer school register
HOURS: TBA (opening hours: Mon- Fri- 09.30am – 5pm. Evening courses: 6pm – 9pm)
SALARY: TBA (depending on experience)
Ongoing expressions of interest are sought from suitably qualified EFL teachers & teacher trainers for inclusion in our register of freelance collaborators. We are particularly interested in teachers with previous summer school experience who would like to be considered for work in June, July and August 2018.
The successful candidates will be responsible for delivering English courses to non-native speakers and/or delivering initial teacher training courses in TEFL.
- Be educated to a minimum of degree level.
- Hold a recognised EFL teacher training qualification comprising at least 6 hours of observed teaching practice and a minimum of 120 hours of input e.g. CELTA, CELT, Trinity Cert TESOL or equivalent. (Please contact us if you are in doubt about your qualification or if you are a qualified teacher at primary or secondary level with other EFL qualifications).
- Have verifiable English language skills at C2 in the CEFR.
- Possess excellent organizational and communication skills.
- For teacher training/development work: DELTA/Dip TESOL/MA TESOL or equivalent.
- Experience teaching teenagers and / or YLs (young learners).
- A proven interest in teaching with technology and/or teaching online.
- A track record of relevant continual professional development.
- For summer schools, the ability to run workshops (e.g. music, craft, sport, dance).
- For teacher training/development work relevant experience is an advantage.
Submit the following documents to both email@example.com and firstname.lastname@example.org :
- An up-to-date CV including the names and contact details of two referees.
- A cover letter including why you wish to be considered for the position and clearly stating how you meet the criteria.
- Copies of relevant certificates (degree, EFL training).
Please note that we are unable to reply to applications that do not meet the essential criteria or have not fully completed the application procedure.
Foyle International is an Equal Opportunities Employer and welcomes all applications irrespective.