English Language Teacher for Adults

ESL / EFL teacher wanted by AMIDEAST Egypt First work day: ASAP
Proficient speakers
Min. 3 years
BA in any subject
AMIDEAST in Egypt is looking for an English Language Teacher to teach adults in Cairo.

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ESL / EFL teacher

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18+ years

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Work as employee

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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

Cairo, Egypt

Who we are looking for

  1. Language proficiency

    Proficient speakers

    (C2 level on the CEFR required (i.e. 95-100 TOEFL iBT score). Near-native North American accent preferred)

  2. Experience

    Min. 3 years

    (Minimum of three years teaching experience with adult learners)

  3. Qualification

    BA in any subject

    (Bachelor’s degree required. Master’s degree in a relevant field preferred (i.e. TESOL, EFL, Applied Linguistics, English). Teacher training certificate required. International certification preferred (i.e. PCELT or equivalent), Curriculum development experience preferred)

  4. Knowledge of LMS and Smart Board technology as well as MS Office applications required
  5. Creative and innovative teaching methodologies
  6. Enthusiastic and energetic
  7. Strong problem solving and critical thinking abilities
  8. Excellent classroom management skills
  9. Strong attention to detail
  10. Excellent organizing and planning skills
  11. Flexibility and adaptability (i.e. schedule and location)
  12. Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  13. Ability to work under pressure

Cairo, Egypt

Job location


About the employer

Welcome to AMIDEAST in Egypt. For over 60 years, we have operated continuously in Egypt. With main offices in Cairo and Alexandria and branches in Dokki and Heliopolis, we provide programs and services to Egyptians interested in exploring U.S. study opportunities and enhancing their communications and managerial skills for personal and professional advancement.

Founded in 1951, AMIDEAST is a leading American nonprofit organization engaged in international education, training, and development activities in the Middle East and North Africa. We believe that self-forged, fulfilled lives lead to understanding, mutual respect, and a more peaceful, productive world.

is a world where all people have access to opportunities that enable them go as far as their dreams, talents, and dedication can take them.

is to create hope, opportunity, and mutual understanding among people in the Middle East, North Africa, and the United States through life-changing opportunities for education and cultural exchanges.

Expand educational and training opportunities
Build cross-cultural understanding
Empower women and youth
Prepare individuals for jobs in the global economy
Strengthen institutions and communities
With an annual portfolio of $66 million, staff of 1,200, and more than 20 offices in 11 MENA countries, AMIDEAST is making a difference. In 2017, our programs and services benefited:

1,600 exchange and scholarship students
16,500 youth and women empowered through special programs
57,500 students and professional trainees
93,000 recipients of academic guidance
190,000 test-takers

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