ESL / EFL teacher
15-18 years , 18+ years
Work as employee
The Language Gallery (TLG) delivers high quality language courses at a number of locations worldwide. With schools in London, Manchester, Birmingham, Berlin, Hannover, Vancouver and Toronto, we pride ourselves on our internationalism and our interactive approach to the learning process.
Now you have the opportunity to teach in the vibrant centre of Berlin, Germany’s capital city.
As the second largest city in the EU, Berlin is home to many business start-ups and entrepreneurs, making it a great place to teach and improve your professional potential. The city boasts a wealth of attractions, open spaces and restaurants, making it a great place to live, too. Our campus is located in the city centre, with points of interest easily accessible on foot or via the excellent public transport links.
Deliver high quality lecturing and teaching
Assist with inspections and provide student results to management
Maintain and update high quality class materials
Comply with Quality Standards and Processes
Follow our syllabus. Prepare and teach classes in the communicative pedagogical style favoured by TLG, as detailed in the teachers’ manual
Complete documentation as required, to a high standard
Ensure that all TLG Health & Safety, Conduct and U18s policies are followed
Prepare any outings thoroughly. Ensure outings and trips are linguistically meaningful
Full preparation for the delivery of the class, should be undertaken prior to delivery
Assist the Academic Managers with the student induction when required
Responsibility, Planning and Organisation:
Contribute to the support and guidance of new members of staff on standard information and procedures
Ensure Marking and Second-Marking is completed within the timeframes set
Maintain use of TLG online as homework or in class
Attend meetings as arranged by the Academic Managers
Consideration and respect of other colleagues and school property is upheld at all times
Quality Assurance & Service Provision:
Uses self-assessment tools provided to reflect on own performance
Remains up to date with own CPD and attends in-house CDP
Agrees to scheduled and spot observations
At least 2 years’ experience
DELTA or Trinity Dip (or working towards)
Excellent communication and inter-personal skills
Solid IT skills
Good classroom management skills
Ability to communicate ideas clearly and simply to a variety of groups at a variety of levels.
Excellent and relevant subject knowledge, communicative teaching methodologies and CEFR.
Clear understanding of cross-cultural issues that may affect classroom interaction.
Potsdamer Straße 180, 10783 Berlin, Germany
Min. 2 years
BA in any subject
Trinity Certificate in TESOL
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BA in any subject + CELTA