Teach English in Yemen
START DATE: December 1st, 2012
SALARY: Salary is dependant on qualifications and experience
Summary of Responsibilities
Teach English courses following established YCMES guidelines and using acceptable communicative language teaching strategies and methodologies. Maintain a classroom environment that is conducive to optimal learning.
Monitor, assess, and evaluate student work and progress.
Participate in teacher training workshops and other developmental activities designed to enhance the quality of teaching and participate in the delivery of such training.
Prepare reports and lessons plans, supplemental materials and activities, and quizzes as required. Maintains an up-to-date record of lesson plans, student attendance and grade records, according to YCMES procedures.
Contribute to curriculum and test development activities.
Assist in miscellaneous administrative duties related to the effective operation of a language institute.
As a native speaker serve as a resource on the English language and culture to trainees and staff members who are not familiar with native-English culture.
Competitive package that includes monthly tax-free salary (commensurate with qualifications and experience)
Furnished housing accommodation with main utilities i.e. electricity, water & gas paid for by YCMES. En-suite bedrooms are provided and there is a communal kitchen, which is shared with the other native English speakers. The accommodation is provided in the heart of the old city.
Round-trip plane ticket to Yemen reimbursed with successful contract completion
All Visas are issued, in Sana’a, and paid for by YCMES (Entry, Residency and Exit Visas).
Free Arabic language courses.
Cultural activities and free field trips to historical sites in Yemen.
Use of other YCMES services i.e. 24/7 Wireless Internet Service, 24 hour security in the housing facilities, in-house gym and laundry.
Degree with CELTA preferred for General English but required for Business English
Previous EFL/ESP teaching experience desired for General English but required for Business English
Flexibility to work in a diverse and multicultural work environment
Organizational and multi-tasking skills
Proficiency in Microsoft Office programs and computer usage
Only native English speakers will be considered for this position