English teacher for Germany
- Deadline: Wed 28 Feb 2018 00:00:00 GMT
- Germany, Karlsruhe/Pforzheim
- ISL Sprachschule
- Experience: 1 YEAR
- Positions: 1
- Degree Required
Details of Position
Teaching method: Most classes have a course book but teachers are encouraged to tailor their own program to the students needs - i.e. no rigid program. Lots of materials for roles plays, grammar games, discussion topics etc. are available and teacher copy lots of extra material for the students.
A sound knowledge of English grammar is essential - teachers who cannot explain grammar in germany will have a hard time keeping their credibility with students. For those who don't have this we do organise training times with you before you go into classes.
Student levels: Most germans have had 3-4 years of english at school - so they usually have the basics. Typically they need work on fixing past simple, present simple, present perfect etc.. About 70% of the classes are at this level. The rest are beginners or more advanced students.
Have a native speaker Level of English
Have a driving licence (we provide the car with stick shift)
Have the ability to explain english grammar
Have teaching experience (at least 1 year) in an adult Environment.
Salary and Benefits
Cost of living in Germany: the schools are not in expensive areas of Germany. A teacher typically has the following costs per month:
1. Housing - Euro 450 - 500 per month - some teachers have costs under this - this will get you an apartment of ca. 40 - 50 m2.
2. Food & Basics: Euro 300 per month - this is on the very high side.
Which leaves a teacher with at least Euro 400 per month for other spending needs - if any. We set up initial accommodation.
More Company Information
ISL has 3 schools in western Germany. One in Ettlingen near Karlsruhe, another in Pforzheim and one in Koblenz. We run primarily business english courses for companies and private indivuduals. We have approx. 30 full time teachers who normally stay for 2-3 years - though some have been with us for much longer. The teaching method allows for a high degree of teacher input and creativity but does require a solid grammar knowledge.
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