English Language Teacher, Dammam, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
English Language Teacher (International Institute for Languages) National Industrial Training Institute, Dammam, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
14,400 SAR per month plus free accommodation, health coverage, visas and return flights
Kaplan International Colleges offers university preparation in partnership with leading universities in the UK and US. KIC programmes offer a high level of personal support as well as access to the facilities and resources of our university partners. KIC also operates partnerships in Saudi Arabia, Nigeria, China, Australia and the US preparing students for entry to higher education programmes.
International Institute for Languages is a Saudi based company and part of IGIT - one of the leading Training and Consultancy Companies in the Middle East. IIL will be the direct employer and will provide all HR related services such as accommodation, health coverages, visas, transportation etc.
The National Industrial Training Institute (NITI) is an independent not-for-profit training institution that is established jointly by Saudi Aramco (SA) and the Technical & Vocational Training Corporation (TVTC) in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. NITI trains Saudi high school and Colleges of Technology graduates (18-20 year olds). The main program is of two years followed by 6 to 12 months of On-the-Job Training (OJT). Trainees focus on their technical specializations, English, computer and technical literacy, as well as safety awareness, personal discipline and work ethics. Further information can be found on the following website - http://niti.edu.sa/.
Kaplan International Colleges, will oversee curriculum development and delivery of NITI’s academic training modules which include: English language, math/science, and information technology. The curriculum also contains co-curricular elements such as study skills, life skills, communication skills, critical thinking and problem solving etc.
The International Institute of Languages is seeking experienced individuals for the role of English Teacher for NITI based at the Al Hasa Campus. Reporting to the Senior Teacher, the successful candidates will be responsible for the delivery of Kaplan’s English curriculum to national students who need
a solid foundation in English which will allow them to enter employment with one of NITI’s partner companies such as Saudi Aramco (the state oil company). You will work in a technologically-advanced environment as part of an international team of faculty members.
+ A Bachelor’s degree in English, Linguistics, Literature, Education, TEFL, TESOL, or Humanities.
+ A recognized teaching certificate such as TESOL, CELTA or DELTA. The teaching certificate must be a minimum of 120 hours and must include a lesson observation.
+ At least two (2) years post qualification English teaching experience.
+ Experience of delivering ESP, preferably in the Middle East region.
+ Experience of working within a Virtual Learning Environment.
+ Knowledge of the educational systems, landscape and aspirations of Saudi Arabia.
+ Experience of using educational technologies.
+ The ability to respond positively to change and to be effective in changing situations.
+ Flexibility and willingness to work under pressure to deadlines.
+ Capable of working independently in projects at an early stage of development.
+ Enthusiasm and be a performance-driven team player.
Duties and Responsibilities:
+ Teaching English language and Academic Skills modules to NITI students - normal teaching load is 25 hours per week.
+ Assisting with module examinations and other forms of formative and summative assessment, delivery, marketing and provision of feedback to students.
+ Providing academic leadership and coordination for a designated number of modules in the role of "Module Coordinator".
+ Contributing to the development of supplementary teaching material for modules delivered on NITI programs.
+ Providing input for related modules to the annual review and reporting process
+ Providing tutorial support to small groups of students
+ Maintaining an accurate and up-to-date record of student attendance and performance.
+ Organising, accompanying and supervising students on field trips where required.
+ Promoting student development through the use of technology-based learning.
+ Participating in the development and organization of student projects within class, courses and programs.
+ Attending and being available to travel for designated meetings, workshops, system-wide assessment and marking sessions and conferences as part of your duties.
+ Participating in student recruitment, registration, induction and placement activities.
+ Any other duties as required from time to time by line manager.
+ Salary 14,400 SAR per month (approximately $42,000 USD per year or £26,000 per year)
+ Free single occupancy staff accommodation provided (including all bills). Please note that the contract does not accommodate spouses.
+ Medical insurance provided
+ Contract is one year renewable
+ Annual return air tickets for candidates based overseas
+ Visa assistance
Please apply with a CV and covering letter highlighting why you believe you are suitable for this role, via our online application form found here - https://kaplanaspect.wufoo.com/forms/ryk85az1cgkmbo/